2016-9-4_davidcookmartin0754medDavid Cook-Martín is Professor of Sociology and Program Head of New York University Abu Dhabi’s Social Research and Public Policy (SRPP). His work as a political sociologist focuses on understanding migration, race, ethnicity, law, and citizenship in an international field of power. He holds a Ph.D. in Sociology from UCLA, an MA in Sociology from the University of Houston, and B.A. from Wheaton College. David formerly worked as a faculty member in the sociology department at Grinnell College and served as that institution’s Assistant Vice President for Global Education. He has also worked at the Spanish National Research Council, is a former Andrew W. Mellon Fellow in Latin American Sociology (UCLA), and a National Science Foundation postdoctoral fellow (UC Irvine). David is a member of the Scholars Strategy Network, an organization that disseminates research to improve policy and enhance democracy.

Book updateCulling the Masses, coauthored with David FitzGerald, received the American Sociological Association’s 2017 Distinguished Scholarly Publication Award and the 2017 Midwest Sociological Society’s Distinguished Book Award. See Book page for additional information.

Email: dcm fourteen at nyu dot edu (dcm14@nyu.edu); Twitter: @davidcookmartin