Advisory Board and Committees

Advisory Board

Board members advise the Center on institutional support and fundraising, cultivate connections and synergy amongst partners, and help forge the overall Center vision and plans. The Board meets annually in Spring.

On Campus Advisors

Elliot Anderson, Art

Nancy Chen, Anthropology

Herman Gray, Sociology

Ed Green, Biomolecular Engineering

Zia Isola, Center for Biomolecular Science & Engineering

Sally Lehrman, SJRC Visiting Professor

Warren Sack, Digital Arts & New Media

Anna Tsing, Anthropology

John Weber, Institute for Arts and Science


External Advisory Board

Geoffrey Bowker, Bioinformatics, University of California – Irvine

Joe Dumit, Anthropology, University of California – Davis

Laura Mamo, Health Equity Institute, San Francisco State University

Janet Shim, School of Nursing, University of California – San Francisco

Kim TallBear, Native Studies, University of Alberta, Canada

Fred Turner, Communications, Stanford


SJRC Steering Committee

This committee advises the Center on its research, community involvement, programing, and building the Science and Justice platform. It also reviews committee members and assignments, the Center’s research themes, events, visiting scholars, and steers the Center’s overall programing. The committee meets twice per term.

Karen Barad, Professor of Feminist Studies

Lindsey Dillon, Assistant Professor of Sociology

James Doucet-Battle, Assistant Professor of Sociology

Jenny Reardon, Professor of Sociology