Alka Menon

Alka Menon AlkaMenon2011@u.northwestern.edu
Advisor: Espeland

Areas of Interest:

Sociology of Science, Medicine and Knowledge; Sociology of Sexuality,
Gender and Race

 

Current Research:

Conducting an ethnography of a financial institution, and a qualitative study of the (physical) construction of race through biological means.

 

Awards/Honors:

2011-2012 Mellon Fellowship in Interdisciplinary Studies (Science Studies)

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