PRSS Faculty Working Group

The PRSS Working Group includes faculty from multiple disciplines who study the role of race in science and society from social science, biological, medical, public health, and humanistic perspectives. Working Group members host and participate in PRSS colloquia and workshops and meet to discuss their research and potential collaborative projects.


Hafeeza Anchrum, PRSS/PMAS

Ezekiel Dixon-Román, Social Policy & Practice

Nwamaka Eneanya, Medicine

Martha Farah, Psychology, Ctr. for Neuroscience & Society 

Rebecca Hamm, Medicine, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics

Eve Higginbotham, Medicine, Vice Dean of Inclusion and Diversity at the Perelman School of Medicine

Susan Lindee, History and Sociology of Science

Projit Mukharji, History and Sociology of Science

Michelle Munyikwa, Medicine 

Emilio Parrado, Sociology, Population Studies Center

Adriana Perez, Nursing

Adriana Petryna, Anthropology

Marie Plaisime, PRSS

Reed Pyeritz, Medicine

Nic Ramos, PRSS/PMAS

Dorothy Roberts, PRSS, Law, Sociology & Africana Studies

Ezelle Sanford, PRSS/PMAS, History of Medicine

Pamela Sankar, Medical Ethics & Health Policy

Eugenia C. South, Medicine, Penn Urban Health Lab

Quayshawn Spencer, Philosophy

Sarah Tishkoff, Genetics & Biology, Penn Center for Global Genomics and Health Equity

Michael Weisberg, Philosophy

Christopher Willoughby, PRSS/PMAS, History of Medicine & Allied Sciences

Tukufu Zuberi, Africana Studies & Sociology