Talk with Rebecca Jordan-Young, GSS Work-in-Progress

Event date: 
October 18, 2017 -
12:00pm to 1:20pm
Seminar Series: 
History of Science – Other
Audience: 
Public

Making Race with Testosterone: The Science of "Parental Investment"

Rebecca Jordan-Young (Barnard College) is the Tow Associate Professor for Distinguished Scholars and the Chair of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. She works at the busy intersection of scientific practice and understandings; the material (especially biological) world; and the major axes of social power, especially sex/gender, sexuality, race/ethnicity, and economic position. Rebecca received her B.A. from Bryn Mawr College, and her M.A. and Ph.D. from Columbia University.

Lunch will be provided. Please email Sandy Voelcker for reservations. For more information, please see here.