Jennifer Haylett

Jenn Haylett
Lecturer
Ph.D. University of California - Davis
Office: 
W424 Seashore Hall
Phone: 
319-335-2902

Fall 2018 Office Hours:
Tuesday 12:00 - 2:00 pm and Wednesday 11:40 am - 1:10 pm

Jennifer Haylett conducts research and teaches in the areas of gender, family, medical sociology, sociology of reproduction, economic sociology, and qualitative research methods.  Her dissertation, “From Contracted Employee to Fictive Kin: U.S. Commercial Surrogacy as a Case of Relational Work,” explores the relational work between surrogates and intended parents as they navigate the field of assisted reproductive technologies and grapple with placing a monetary value on the process of family formation.