Juan Moreno

Juan Moreno
Global Perspectives on Society Teaching Fellow
Email
jmg17@nyu.edu
Room
954

Juan F. Moreno is a Global Perspectives on Society Teaching Fellow at NYU Shanghai. He holds a Ph.D. in Sociocultural Anthropology from Johns Hopkins University and previously held a postdoctoral fellowship at the Beckman Center for the History of Chemistry at the Science History Institute. His current project is an ethnographic and historical study of the use of synthetic chemicals for the eradication of illicit crops in Colombia’s war against drugs. His research has been supported by the SSRC-IDRF and SSRC-DSD programs. Prior to joining NYU Shanghai, Juan taught interdisciplinary courses in Anthropology, STS studies, global studies, and cultural studies at Johns Hopkins University and the Universidad de los Andes.

Research Interests

  • Political Anthropology
  • Science and Technology Studies
  • Environmental Studies
  • Global Studies
  • Latin America

 

Education

  • PhD, Anthropology
    Johns Hopkins University
  • MA, Anthropology
    Johns Hopkins University
  • MA, Ideology and Discourse Analysis
    University of Essex