Science, Technology & Society Alumni
Dorian Adams, '15
Master's Project: Reproduction, Kinship and Technology
Current Position: Coordinator for Electronic Processing in Enrollment Management, Drexel University. Steering Committee for the LGBTQA Student Center
Maia An, '14
Master's Project: The Framework for the Medical Technology Management in the Kyrgyz Republic
Current Position: Senior Financial Analyst at PREIT
Antonis James Asprakis, '12
Master's Thesis: The Inconvenient Truth in Boundary Negotiations and Public Participation in the Production of Scientific and Technological Knowledge
Current Position: Director of Operations, Office of Faculty Affairs, Drexel University
Agyeman Siriboe Boateng, '06
Master's Thesis: Viceroys of Difference: Minority Engineering Programs in the Mid-Atlantic
Current Position: Research Analyst, West Los Angeles College
Jennifer Britton, '06
Master's Thesis: Improvising the Suburban Landscape: Building Public Space at Greengate Mall
Current Position: Associate Director, Office of University and Community Partnerships, Drexel University
Dennis J. Callahan, '06
Master's Thesis: The Intersection of Science and Race: Personnel Testing in the Bell System in the late 1960s and early 1970s
Current Position: Associate Registrar, Academic Services, Drexel University
Aminata Diallo, '15
Master's Thesis: Evaluating the Assessment of the UNISDR Disaster Risk Reduction Framework: Past, Present, and Future
Current Position: After graduating, Diallo pursued a Master of Science in Social Policy at University of Pennsylvania, and she is currently the Program Coordinator for the Southeastern Pennsylvania Red Cross House.
Jennifer Dolci-Guerrero, '07
Master's Thesis: The Science of Compassion: Philanthropy and Medicine in Hospitals
Current Position: Director of the Annual Fund at Thomas Edison State University
Bill Drust, '15
Master's Thesis: Embodied Care, Spatiality and the Ethics of Robotic Surgery
Current Position: Drust began a research assistantship at Loyola University Chicago in Fall '16, where he is currently pursuing a PhD in Sociology.
Justin Gero, '10
Master’s Thesis: The Philadelphia AIDS Epidemic Public Health and Policy in an American Community, 1981 to 1996
Current Position: Communications Coordinator, Philadelphia Department of Public Health.
Sarah Amanda Gregg, '09
Master's Thesis: Environmental Consciousness and Climate Change a Multi-faceted Solution for a Multi-Faceted Problem
Current Position: Underwriter, Professional Lines at Pennock Insurance
Michael Jeffers, '14
Master's Project: Military Uses of Human Enhancements
Current Position: Currently pursuing a PhD in the History and Sociology of Technology and Science at Georgia Tech.
Mel Jeske, '15
Master's Thesis: Beyond BMI: Conceptualizing Health in the "Obesity Epidemic"
Current Position: Jeske is currently a PhD student in the University of California, San Francisco's Sociology program.
Joseph Kirigwajjo, '12
Master's Project: The Extension of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) from Urban to Rural Settings: ICT in Masaka Court System [1962-2011]
Current Position: System Administrator in charge of security, back-ups, disaster recovery and business continuity for the Courts of Judicature, Kampala, Uganda
Max Kramer, '12
Master's Project: In Apollo’s Wake: A Look at the Changing Nature of the United States Space Program in the Post-Apollo era
Current Position: Assistant Project Manager at Building Inspection Service, Inc.
Matthew Lesser, '15
Master's Project: Scrapyard Ethnography
Current Position: Program Support Specialist for the Research and Health Professional Programs at the Aplastic Anemia & MDS International Foundation.
Steven Losco, '15
Master's Project: Smartphone Hookups: HIV, Pollution and Risk
Current Position: Losco returned to and is working in Northern California; he plans to enroll in an anthropology program on the West Coast to study the medical and digital anthropology of HIV.
Philip Gregory Louridas, '05
Master's Thesis: Super Service: A History of Automobile Repair Franchising Since 1956
Current Position: Manager, Compensation, Williams-Sonoma
Donna M. Loyle, '05
Master's Thesis: Building the ARPANET: How IPTO Gathered a Research Community and the Drivers that Shaped Its Mission
Current Position: Editorial Assistant at Lankenau Institute for Medical Research
Michael J. Lynch, '08
Master's Thesis: CivilWorld: An Automated Instrument of Social Engineering
Current Position: Manager, Client Services at Viewics, Inc.
Sean Fitzgerald McCallum, '07
Master's Thesis: From Gun to Briefcase: The Rise of the Private Military Firm 1990-2007
Current Position: Lead Video Tech, Reynard Productions Ltd
Zen D.H. McManus, '07
Master's Thesis: A Comparative Study of the Hurricane Disasters in 1965 and 2005 in New Orleans
Current Position: Consultant, Distributed Solutions, Inc.
Karen Frances Miller, '10
Master's Thesis: Impact of Historical Preservation on the Free Library of Philadelphia: Its Neighborhoods and Communities
Current Position: Fulbright to study in Turkey
Maureen Muncy, '14
Master's Project: Science, Technology & Society and Education Reform
Current Position: Biological Critical Reagents Scientist, Eurofins Lancaster Laboratories
Steve O'Connor, '13
Master's Thesis: Access to Healthy Food in Philadelphia Neighborhoods: How Corner Stores Impact Food Choices
Current Position: Co-founder, Philadelphia Adult League Softball
Diana Michelle Owens, '06
Master's Thesis: Costa Rican Sovereignty and Development in the Shadow of the Central American — Dominican Republic Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA): Strategic Adoptions of Technology in a Globalizing Economy
Current Position: Director of Education and Safety, Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia
Laura Oxenfeld, '14
Master's Project: Capital Dynamics and Innovation in Makerspaces
Current Position: Founder of Capital Connect
Lyric Prince, '15
Master's Project: Philosophy of Technology-Frankfort School
Current Position: Prince is a working artist who is based in Philadelphia
Brittany Salen, '15
Current Position: Brittany is currently a Research Assistant to the Environmental Justice Coordinator at the Clean Air Council. She plans to join the Peace Corps in 2016.
Simone Schlichting-Artur, '02
Master’s Thesis: Immunization: The Culture of Preventative Care
After earning the master’s degree, Schlichting went on to earn an EdD in Educational Leadership at University of Pennsylvania in 2009. Schlichting-Artur’s dissertation is titled Learning to Listen: Pursuing Leadership Strategies for Achieving Multiculturalism in Educational Administrative Work Environments.
Current Position: Senior Assistant Dean of Global Initiatives, Drexel University College of Arts & Sciences
Sanya S. Sharma, '06
Master's Thesis: Women's Needs, Women's Actions: Toilet Development in Urban and Rural Communities of India
Current Position: Director at Wharton Executive Education, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
Elizabeth Aimee St. Clair, '06
Master's Thesis: Digital Inclusion: Using Technology to Build and Unify Urban Communities
Current Position: Program Manager, Urban Technology Project at Communities in Schools of Philadelphia, Inc.
Katharine A. Travaline, '08
Master's Thesis: Urban Agriculture: Enhancing Food Democracy in Philadelphia
After earning the master's degree, Travaline went on to earn a PhD in Environmental Policy at Drexel University in 2012. Travaline's dissertation is titled "We Cannot Do It Alone:" An Interpretive Policy Analysis of Urban Stormwater Governance.
Sonia Chhibber Williams, '08
Master's Thesis: Bodies in Pain: An Examination of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
Current Position: Development Coordinator for Events and Communications, Johns Hopkins Medicine