academics header
 

Jennifer Hamilton

Assistant Professor of Legal Studies and Anthropology

Jennifer Hamilton, assistant professor of legal studies and anthropology, received her B.A. in anthropology and English literature (McGill University) and her Ph.D. in anthropology (Rice University).

Her interests include social studies of law, science, and biomedicine, theories of culture and identity, and critical race and gender studies.

She is the author of Indigeneity in the Courtroom: Law, Culture, and the Production of Difference in North American Courts. Her most recent research examines human genetic variation research and the sociocultural, legal, and ethical formations which emerge around it.


Leave Info
Professor Hamilton will be on sabbatical leave in spring 2014.


Affiliations
Law Program
School of Critical Social Inquiry

Recent and Upcoming Courses
JTW-0221: Ethnography of Online Worlds (January 2014)
CSI-0218: Bioethics in a Post-Genomic Age (Fall 2013)
CSI-0138: Animals and the Law (Fall 2013)
CSI-0201: Law, Science, and Medicine (Spring 2013)

 

Contact Us

Jennifer Hamilton
Assistant Professor of Legal Studies and Anthropology
Franklin Patterson Hall SS
Mail Code SS
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002
413.559.5677
jahSS@hampshire.edu
 

© 2014 Hampshire College 893 West Street Amherst, MA 01002 . 413.549.4600