JSP Student Profile

Bonnie Cherry

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Year: Advanced to Candidacy (ABD) - JSP

Email: bonniecherry@berkeley.edu

Education:

A.A. Berkeley City College (2015)
B.A. University of California Berkeley, summa cum laude (2017)
Ph.D. University of California Berkeley (in progress)

Concentrations:

Anthropology of Law
Critical Security Studies
International Humanitarian Law/Law of Armed Conflict
Federal Indian Law
Sociology of Religion

Awards:

Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor Award- Spring 2021
Graduate Mentored Research Fellowship- Fall 2020-Spring 2021
Miller Institute for Global Challenges and the Law Fellowship
Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society

Academic Experiences:

Graduate Teaching:
International Law and International Relations
Law, the Self, and Society
Law and Social Theory
Foundations of Legal Studies
Immigration and Citizenship
Engaging Conflict: Preparing for Fieldwork in Israel and the West Bank
R1B: The Sanctuary Tradition in Law and Social Practice

Dissertation Abstract:

My current work focuses on sacrificial politics and the historical and ongoing securitization of Indian Country in the United States.

Curriculum Vitae