Alexandra Marin is an Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of Toronto (St. George). She teaches in the area of network analysis.
Professor Marin’s research examines how information about job openings travels through social networks. She focuses on the role of information holders who make decisions to share or withhold information from their network members. Her current funded research projects are entitled, Charting the Transmission of Job Information through Social Networks: Contingencies, Mechanisms and Variations and Social Capital and Contingencies: How Labour Markets shape the flow of Job Information and are supported by SSHRC and Connaught.