Postdoctoral Fellows

  • Nandita is facing the camera smiling, with her long hair over her shoulder. She is wearing a blue sweater and glasses.

    Nandita Badami

    PPEH Postdoctoral Fellow

    Nandita Badami is a cultural anthropologist who works on the politics of sunlight as a modern industrial energy form.

  • Rachel Cypher looks into the camera smiling. Her hair is long, straight, and light colored.

    Rachel Antoinette Cypher

    PPEH Postdoctoral Fellow

    Rachel Antoinette Cypher's current research interests engage with ongoing questions of how the environment makes us who we are, and how we make the environment. Putting gender, race, and class at the center of her inquiries, she also experiments with new forms of storytelling and ways of knowing the world.