Natalie Smith


Natalie is working with Professor Bruce Western on his mixed methods sociology projects, focusing on the criminal justice system and social inequality. She is the Project Manager of the New York Reentry Study, a longitudinal panel survey of 33 men who left incarceration on Rikers Island jail in fall of 2015, and also provides research support on the Boston Reentry Study, the Northern Territory Reentry Study, and the Pennsylvania Solitary Study.  Natalie is also experienced in video production, and has created documentary videos for a number of these projects.  She graduated from Harvard in 2015 with a joint-BA in Sociology and Visual Arts.