Alondra Nelson

Portrait of Alondra Nelson
Alondra Nelson , Harold F. Linder Professor in the School of Social Science, will participate in a forum as part of the National Academy of Medicine's annual meeting and symposium on artificial intelligence in health care, healthy longevity, and human genome editing, among other...
A collage of scholars enjoying the Welcome Day reception at IAS
With the opening of the academic year on September 23, the Institute for Advanced Study welcomes an extraordinary group of new Faculty— Suzanne Conklin Akbari , Jacob Lurie , Alondra Nelson , Jim Stone , and Misha Tsodyks —who bring...
Portrait of Alondra Nelson with New Yorker Radio Hour Logo
Affirmative consent is a rule on many college campuses, and some states have made it a legal standard in defining sexual assault. Alondra Nelson , Harold F. Linder Professor in the School of Social Science, joins The New Yorker's Joshua Rothman to explore...
Portrait of Barack Obama
Alondra Nelson , Harold F. Linder Professor in the School of Social Science, has been selected to serve on the Obama Presidency Oral History Advisory Board, composed of leading presidential historians, including Robert Dallek and Douglas Brinkley; acclaimed journalists such as Michele Norris and...
Alondra Nelson, incoming Professor and Harold F. Linder Chair in the School of Social Science , joins Joshua Rothman for an episode of The New Yorker Radio Hour to discuss reparations—how they would work, and who would be eligible. Nelson speaks with prominent scholars...
Alondra Nelson, an acclaimed sociologist, author, and researcher who explores questions in science, technology, and social inequality, has been appointed Professor and Harold F. Linder Chair in the School of Social Science at the Institute for Advanced Study, effective July 1, 2019. “In light of...