Johanna T. Crane, PhD
Associate Professor, Alden March Bioethics Institute
Dr. Crane earned a PhD from the University of California, San Francisco/University of California, Berkeley Joint Program in Medical Anthropology and completed postdoctoral fellowships in the Department of Science & Technology Studies at Cornell University, the Penn Humanities Forum at the University of Pennsylvania, and the Office of History at the National Institutes of Health.
Prior to joining the Alden March Bioethics Institute faculty, she was Associate Professor in the School of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences at the University of Washington-Bothell. Her research areas include social and ethical issues related to global health, HIV-AIDS, incarceration, health inequalities, and science and technology. She is the author of Scrambling for Africa: AIDS, Expertise, and the Rise of American Global Health Science, an ethnography of transnational HIV research and scientific politics in the U.S. and Uganda (Cornell University Press 2013). She is working on projects related to health and incarceration, and participation by underrepresented groups in research.