Julia E Corwin

Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • BA: Environmental Studies - Gallatin School, New York University, New York, NY, 2005.
  • MA: Geography, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, 2013.

Specialties

  • politics of waste and value
  • social and environmental justice
  • South Asia
  • informality and informal economies
  • geographies of electronic waste
  • economies of repair and refurbishment
Courses Taught
  • Geography of Global Cities
  • Geography of Health and Health Care
Publications
  • Governance of Waste: Corwin, Julia, Vinay Gidwani, Economic and Political Weekly, LII No. 31 44-54, 2017. Link
Awards
  • National Science Foundation Doctoral Dissertation Grant, 07/01/2016 - 09/30/2017
  • Kermit and Ione Ebeltoft Interdisciplinary Doctoral Fellowship, Institute for Advanced Study, University of Minnesota, 09/01/2016 - 06/01/2017
  • Mark and Judy Yudof Fellowship on Science Policy and Ethics, University of Minnesota, 09/2014 - 06/2015
  • International Conference Travel Award, Council of Graduate Students, University of Minnesota, 2015
  • Global Spotlight Doctoral Dissertation International Research Grant, University of Minnesota Global Programs and Strategy Alliance, 2014
  • American Institute of Indian Studies Language Fellowship (Hindi), 06/2014 - 08/2014
  • Foreign Language and Area Studies Academic Year Fellowship, University of Minnesota (Hindi), 09/2013 - 06/2014
  • Consortium on Law and Values in Health, Environment & the Life Sciences, Graduate Research Grant, University of Minnesota, 2013