2018 - Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, Colorado State University
2018 Ph.D. in Sociology, University of Colorado Boulder
Dissertation Committee: Chair – Jill Harrison, Liam Downey, Lori
Hunter, Emily Yeh (Geography), Mara Goldman (Geography)
2012 M.A. in Development Studies, The Graduate Institute of International and
Development Studies, Geneva, Switzerland
2006 B.A. in International Relations and Film Production, magna cum laude,
University of Southern California, Los Angeles
2016 U.S Student Fulbright to Burkina Faso
2016 University of Colorado Boulder Dean's Research Grant
Luna, Jessie K. 2018. “The chain of exploitation: intersectional inequalities, capital accumulation, and resistance in Burkina Faso’s cotton sector.” The Journal of Peasant Studies.
Luna, Jessie K. 2018. "Getting out of the dirt: racialized modernity and environmental inequality in the cotton sector of Burkina Faso." Environmental Sociology 4(2), 221-234
Hunter, Lori M., Jessie K. Luna, and Rachel M. Norton. 2015.
“The Environmental Dimensions of Migration.” Annual Review of Sociology: 41, 377-97