Curriculum Vitae

Education

2019         
PhD, Department of Anthropology, New York University (NYU)
2017         
MPhil, Anthropology, NYU
2015         
Certificate in Culture and Media, NYU
2014         
MA, Anthropology, NYU
2012         
MDiv, Harvard Divinity School, Harvard University
2008         
BA, University of Chicago

Professional appointments

2020-
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology, Halle/Saale
2019 -  2020 
Postdoctoral Researcher and Lecturer, Anthropology, University of Bayreuth

Grants and scholarships

External

2020               
Volkswagen Stiftung “Knowledge for Tomorrow” Workshop Grant (co-applicants Sandra Calkins, Kai Kresse, and Oriare Nyarwath)
2020               
Engaged Anthropology Grant, Wenner-Gren Foundation
2018 - 2019      
Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowship
2016 - 2017      
International Dissertation Research Fellowship, Social Science Research Council
2016 - 2017      
Dissertation Fieldwork Grant, Wenner-Gren Foundation
2014               
Lemelson/Society for Psychological Anthropology Pre-Dissertation Award
2013 - 2014      
Research Experience Grant, National Science Foundation
2009               
Fund for Theological Education Fellowship


Internal

2018              
Dean’s Dissertation Fellowship, NYU
2018              
Provost’s Graduate Research Institute Fellowship, NYU (Paris and London)
2016 - 2017     
Elaine Brody Fellowship for the Humanities, NYU
2012 - 2018     
MacCracken Fellowship, NYU
2009 - 2012     
Presidential Fellowship, Harvard University

Other honors

2020-pres.     
Early-Career Scholar, Center for Religion and the Human, Indiana University
2012              
Hopkins Shareholder Award, Harvard University
2008              
Mansfield-Wefald Senior Thesis Prize, Telluride Association
2008              
Ignacio Martín-Baró Human Rights Essay Prize, University of Chicago
2008              
Honors: General and Concentration, University of Chicago
2007              
Phi Beta Kappa (junior year), University of Chicago

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