Senior Director for Policy and Academic Programs, Washington Center for Equitable Growth.
American Sociological Association Congressional Fellow (2008-2009).
Senior Policy Analyst, US Congress Joint Economic Committee (2009-2011).
Senior Fellow, Governance Studies, The Brookings Institution (2011-2014).
Who Cares? Public Ambivalence and Government Activism from the New Deal to the Second Gilded Age, by Katherine S. Newman and Elisabeth S. Jacobs, has been published by Princeton University Press (2010).