RWJF Health & Society Scholar:
Cultural Anthropology, Medical Anthropology, Science and Technology Studies, Documentary & Ethnographic Film
Area(s) of Expertise:
Technology and Experience, Consumption, Addiction, Social Study of Neuroscience & Neuromarketing
Schüll graduated Summa Cum Laude from UC Berkeley’s Department of Anthropology in 1993 and returned to receive her PhD in 2003. Schüll held postdoctoral positions as a Robert Wood Johnson Health & Society Scholar at Columbia University’s Institute for Social and Economic Research and Policy, and as a fellow at NYU’s International Center for Advanced Studies. She joined MIT’s faculty in Fall 2007. Schüll’s research has been supported by the National Science Foundation, the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, and the Woodrow Wilson Foundation.
Schüll’s documentary film, BUFFET: All You Can Eat Las Vegas,http://press.princeton.edu/titles/9156.html ) and see the attached press release. Please forward this announcement to anyone you know who might be interested in reading, reviewing, or teaching with the book. Thanks very much for your support!
Click HERE to view Dr. Schüll webpage.
|Schull, Natasha. Addiction by Design, Machine Gambling in Las Vegas. Princeton University Press, September 2012|