Black Faculty Speaker Series
Dr. Ruha Benjamin is a professor in the Department of African American studies at Princeton University and studies the social dimensions of science, technology, and medicine. She is the founding director of the IDA B. WELLS Just Data Lab, and a faculty associate in the Center for Information Technology Policy, Program on History of Science, Center for Health and Wellbeing, and Program on Gender and Sexuality Studies. She has published four books, Viral Justice: How We Grow the World We Want (Princeton University Press 2022), Race After Technology: Abolitionist Tools for the New Jim Code (Polity 2019), People’s Science: Bodies & Rights on the Stem Cell Frontier (Stanford University Press 2013), and Captivating Technology: Race, Carceral Technoscience, and Liberatory Imagination in Everyday Life (ed., Duke University Press 2019).
See Event Flyer for Locations