We are happy to announce that Professors Naveeda Khan and Veena Das from the Department of Anthropology and Professor Jeremy Greene from Medicine and the History of Medicine and the Program on Medical Humanities and Social Medicine are the joint recipients of a 2019-2021 Sawyer Seminar grant from The Andrew Mellon Foundation to hold an extended conversation on “Precision and Uncertainty in a World of Data”at Johns Hopkins University.
For more on the Sawyer Seminars please see https://mellon.org/programs/higher-education-and-scholarship-humanities/fellowships/sawyer-seminars/.
For more on “Precision and Uncertainty in a World of Data” watch this page https://www.naveedakhan.org/sawyer-seminar
We are also delighted to announce that Dr. Canay Ozden-Schilling has been appointed as the Mellon Sawyer Seminar Postdoctoral Fellow for 2019. Dr. Ozden-Schilling joins us from Massachusetts Institute of Technology where she received her doctoral degree from the History, Anthropology, Science, Technology and Society Program. (https://anthropology.jhu.edu/directory/canay-ozden-schilling/)