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Waverly Duck

Waverly Duck is an urban ethnographer whose primary research examines the social order of neighborhoods and institutional settings. He received his Ph.D. in sociology from Wayne State University. Upon completion of his Ph.D., Prof. Duck served as a visiting scholar at the University of Pennsylvania and held a post-doctoral appointment at Yale University in addition... Learn More


Kishonna Gray

Kishonna L. Gray (Ph.D., Arizona State University) is currently an MLK Visiting Scholar at MIT. She is also a fellow in the Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society. Her work broadly intersects identity and new media although she has a particular focus on gaming. Her most recent book, Race, Gender, & Deviance in Xbox... Learn More


Anthony Hatch

Anthony Ryan Hatch is a sociologist whose teaching and scholarship examine questions about science, technology, and inequality. His specific areas of specialization are science and technology studies, medical humanities, and political sociology. His new book, Blood Sugar: Racial Pharmacology and Food Justice in Black America (University of Minnesota Press, 2016), examines how a new biomedical concept... Learn More


Patrisia Macias-Rojas

Patrisia Macias-Rojas recently joined the Global Urban Immigration Cluster Initiative at UIC.  Her research interests are in race, law, and migration.  Her current project, which draws on ethnographic and historical methods, contributes to the interdisciplinary field of law and society, particularly scholarship concerned with the intersections of criminal justice and immigration enforcement. She is the... Learn More