Hannah Landecker

Hannah Landecker

Sociologist and Author; 2018-19 Berggruen Fellow at USC Dornsife

Biography

Hannah Landecker is a Berggruen Fellow researching the use of ethnographic and interview-based engagement with biologists and biotechnology entrepreneurs at the University of Southern California. She is a Professor of Sociology and Director of the Institute for Society and Genetics at the University of California, Los Angeles. She holds a PhD from MIT and is the author of Culturing Life: How Cells Became Technologies (Harvard University Press).