Sarah Hamilton, Department of History
Program research: environmental policy and the changing perspectives on landscape and nature in twentieth-century Spain.
Postdoc Fellow, Eisenberg Institute, University of Michigan
Cory Knobel, School of Information
Program research: service science and the transformation of the research university; sociotechnical issues in cyberinfrastructure; the evolution of interdisciplinarity.
Assistant Adjunct Professor, University of California, Irvine
Clapperton Mavhunga, Department of History
Program research: the intersection of STS, African history, environment, and anthropology. My interests are in the designers and users of guns, wildlife, knowledge, and resources. I work in Southern Africa, especially transfrontier conservancies, water basins, and resident communities. I am writing a doctoral thesis entitled "Writing 'African Wildlife' from the Barrel of the Gun: Firearms and Wildlife Uses in Gonarezhou National Park."
Associate Professor, Program in Science, Technology & Society at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Ricardo Punzalan, School of Information
Program research: archives and visual representation of leprosy, including their relationship with stigma and the social memory of the disease.
Assistant Professor, College of Information Studies, University of Maryland
Marianne Ryan, School of Information
Program research: legal, ethical and policy implications of emerging information ecologies, including the complex transformations of information flows, cultural values, and sociotechnical systems within a global information network.
Associate University Librarian, Northwestern University
Stephen Sparks, Anthropology and History
Program research: apartheid and post-apartheid South Africa, capitalism, state owned corporations, nationalism, company towns, town planning, expertise, discourses of technological prowess.
Assistant Professor, Department of History at University of Johannesburg
Emily Wentzell, Cultural Anthropology; Women's Studies
Program research: medicalization of sexuality, masculinity, Mexico.
Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology at University of Iowa