Dr. Jennifer Chernega
BA, Sociology and Communications, Concordia College (MN)
MA, Sociology, Loyola University (Chicago)
PhD, Sociology, Loyola University (Chicago), 2007
Jennifer has been teaching at Winona State University since 2007, she moved to Winona from Chicago. Jennifer lives with her husband and sons and is glad to be back in the state where she grew up. She studies social inequality, including gender and class inequality with an emphasis on policy, welfare reform and qualitative methodology. In her spare time, Jennifer enjoys reading and knitting.