Thursday, November 9, 2017 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Biotechnology Building, G10
"David Cook-Martín is a professor of sociology at Grinnell College and Assistant Vice-President of Global Education. As a political sociologist, his work focuses on migration and citizenship policy. He holds a Ph.D. in Sociology from UCLA, an MA in Sociology from the University of Houston, and B.A. from Wheaton College. He has also worked in the child welfare field as director of a multi-disciplinary nonprofit. David is a former Andrew W. Mellon Fellow in Latin American Sociology Mellon (UCLA), and a National Science Foundation postdoctoral fellow (UC Irvine)." -grinnell.edu
Professor Cook-Martín is the author of The Scramble for Citizens (2013), winner of the American Sociological Association's Thomas & Znaniecki Book Award, and Culling the Masses (w/ David Fitzgerald, 2014), winner of the American Sociological Association's Distinguished Scholarly Publication Award and the Midwest Sociological Society's Distinguished Book Award, among other accolades.