2016-9-4_davidcookmartin0754medDavid Cook-Martín is Professor of Sociology at Grinnell College and Assistant Vice President of Global Education. 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 has worked with 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.

David will be joining NYU Abu Dhabi’s Social Research and Public Policy program as a professor of Sociology in Fall 2017.

Book update: Culling 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: cookd at grinnell dot edu; Twitter: @davidcookmartin