Sarah Blacker

Ph.D.

VITA

Since May 2018: Lecturer and Postdoctoral Researcher, Technical University of Munich

2015-2018: Postdoctoral Fellowship, Department III, “Artefacts, Action, and Knowledge,” Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin

2015: Ph.D., University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
Dissertation title: “Genetic Hygiene: Discourses of Causation in North American Medicine”
Comprehensive Exams: Science and Technology Studies, History of Biomedicine, and Critical Theories of Race and Racism

2014-2015: Predoctoral Fellowship, “Twentieth Century Histories of Knowledge about Human Variation” Independent Research Group, Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin

2013: Visiting Graduate Researcher, Institute for Society and Genetics, University of California, Los Angeles, USA

2011: Predoctoral Fellowship, Department of Geography, Queen Mary University of London, UK

2007: M.A. in Cultural Studies and Critical Theory, Department of English and Cultural Studies, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

2005: B.A. in Contemporary Studies and History (Honours with Distinction), University of King’s College, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada