Campus & community, People

Meet our new faculty: Eliza Brown, sociology

By Public Affairs

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Eliza Brown is a new member of the UC Berkeley faculty. 

Courtesy of Eliza Brown

Name: Eliza Brown (she/her)

Discipline: Sociology

Degrees: Ph.D., sociology, New York University, 2021

Research interests: I am a medical sociologist who studies reproductive technologies, such as IVF and egg freezing. I am interested in how medical uncertainties are transformed into risks to facilitate and guide decision-making.