Advancing excellence through faculty diversity

James Battle


B.A., San Jose State University, Anthropology; M.A., San Jose State University, History and Anthropology; M.A., University of California, Berkeley, Anthropology; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley and San Francisco Joint Medical Anthropology Program, Medical Anthropology


Translating Sweetness: Type 2 Diabetes, Race, Research and Outreach

Thesis Advisor:

Cori Hayden, Professor of Medical and Sociocultural Anthropology, University of California, Berkeley

Research Topic:

Race, Genomics, and Health Disparities: Classificatory Politics and Bioethical Conscription


Jennifer E. Reardon, Professor of Sociology, University of California, Santa Cruz

Current Position:

Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, University of California, Santa Cruz

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