Good science/people's science: an exploration of science and justice

Speaker Name: 
Charis Thompson and Ruha Benjamin
Start Time: 
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 1:00pm
End Time: 
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 4:00pm
Alumni Room, University Center
Science & Justice Research Center

How can science and technology engage with issues of good science, people's science, and justice?

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Featured speakers

Charis Thompson, Chancellor's Professor & Chair of Gender & Women's Studies, UC Berkeley and Professor of Sociology, London School of Economics, author of Good Science: the Ethical Choreography of Stem Cell Research

Ruha Benjamin, Assistant Professor, Center for African American Studies and Faculty Associate in The Program in the History of Science, Princeton University, author of People's Science: Bodies and Rights on the Stem Cell Frontier 

with a response by Julie Harris-Wai, Assistant Professor, UC San Francisco, and Associate Director, Center for Transdisciplinary ELSI Research in Translational Genomics (CT2G)



UC Santa Cruz Departments of Politics, History of Consciousness, Feminist Studies, WiSE, and Sociology

UC Berkeley Center for Race and Gender, Politics of Biology and Race Working Group, and Department of Gender and Women's Studies

UC San Francisco Center for Transdisciplinary ELSI Research in Translational Genomics (CT2G)