Katie J. Wells

Katie Wells

Principal Investigator

Postdoctoral Fellow, Georgetown University

Dr Katie J. Wells is a geographer who studies urban change. She writes about how tech affects the way we live in cities, and especially how we govern them. She has a long record of designing and conducting qualitative research projects about the gig economy with students and peers. She has discussed the real-time impacts of her research in 100+ media stories in The Washington Post, NPR, ABC National News, CBC News, Bloomberg’s CityLab, CNN, and The San Francisco Chronicle, among others. Currently, she is a postdoctoral fellow at Georgetown University, where she is leading the second year of the Fairwork U.S. study.