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