Board of Directors
Laura Y. Liu
Associate Professor, Global Studies and Geography, The New School
Laura Y. Liu is Associate Professor of Global Studies and Geography at The New School where she is a scholar of space, identity, politics, and power. Her research focuses on community and labor organizing; migration and urban development; and the interplay of politics with art and design. She has published work in Women’s Studies Quarterly; Urban Geography; Gender, Place, and Culture; and Social and Cultural Geography. As part of the collaborative Multiple Mobilities Research Cluster, her photographic/essay work has appeared in Anthropology Now and has been exhibited at ar/ge kunst in Bolzano, Italy. She is an inaugural member of the Ann Snitow Prize Organizing Committee and serves on several advisory boards. Liu received a PhD and MA in Geography from Rutgers and a BA in Architecture from UC Berkeley.