Research Foci

General Areas of Research and Teaching

Anthropology of Science; Medical Anthropology; Race; Health Disparities; Global Health Politics; especially in France, Senegal, West Africa, and the United States.

Project 1: Sickle Cell Health Politics, Embodied Disease and Genetic Science in Senegal, West Africa

Project 2: Scientific and Political Rationalities of Race Thinking in Contemporary American Genomics Laboratories.

Project 3: Ethnic Conflict, Global Racism, and Fortified Borders that Result from Environmental Resource Scarcity in Africa

 'Helping to organize DNA.'
Professor Fullwiley in the field at the
Laboratoire de Biologie Moléculaire, LBV CHU,
Aristide Le Dantec Hospital in Dakar, Senegal
working on a collaborative sickle cell trait study. 2006.