Aviles Appointed Postdoctoral Fellow

Department News
February 28, 2018

The Sociology Department is delighted to announce that next year we will be joined by Natalie Aviles as a Presidential Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow. She has a PhD the from University of California-San Diego and will be arriving from Colby College. Aviles has interests in social theory, science and technology studies, and cultural sociology. She will also contribute to our growing departmental strength in the study of science and medicine. The Sociology Department is excited by her intellectual breadth and capacity to participate in several of the workshops that are the backbone of our scholarly community. Aviles has recently published in Sociological Methods & Research and Social Studies of Science. Aviles commented, “I am thrilled to be joining the Department of Sociology as a Presidential Visiting Research Fellow and a Fellow in the Center for Cultural Sociology. Yale is a singular environment for Sociological Theory and Cultural Sociology, and I look forward to contributing to this truly stellar Department next year!”