Professor of Sociology and American Studies, Amherst College

My new book is Hyper Education: Why Good Schools, Good Grades, and Good Behavior Are Not Enough (NYU Press). I also have served as a Museum Curator at the Smithsonian Institution. I have published op-eds, including in The New York Times. I am an award-winning author and teacher.

Experience

  • –present
    Professor, Amherst College

Education

  • 2002 
    Cornell University, Ph.D./Sociology