Sherine Hamdy

Cite as:

Woodruff, Maggie, and James Adams. 2018. “Sherine Hamdy.” In UCI Anthro Faculty, edited by James Adams and Maggie Woodruff.  In STS in UCI Anthro STS, edited by James Adams and Maggie Woodruff. In STS Across Borders Digital Exhibit, edited by Aalok Khandekar and Kim Fortun. Society for Social Studies of Science. August.

Essay Metanarrative

This PECE essay helps to answer the STS Across Borders analytic question: “What people, projects, and products exemplify how this STS formation has developed over time?”

This essay is part of two broader exhibits: one on UCI Anthro STS, and one on prominant and upcoming individuals working on critical science and technology issues in Africa, which is featured in a broader exhibit on "STS in Africa."

STS Across Borders In Brief

STS Across Borders is a special exhibit organized by the Society for Social Studies of Science (4S) to showcase how the field of Science and Technology Studies (STS) has developed in different times, places...Read more

Who is Sherine Hamdy?

About Sherine Hamdy

Dr. Sherine Hamdy is an associate professor of Anthropology at UC Irvine, with research focuses in medical anthropology, bioethics, Islam, STS, Contemporary Egypt, the Middle East, Gender Studies, Arab Comics, and Graphic Medicine.Read more


Lissa: website

A companion website to the text with contextual information about Cairo, healthcare, and the Egyptian revolution of 2011. The site also includes notes on the collaborators and a documentary film on creative process behind the making of the graphic novel.

Center for the Audio-Visual Communication of Scholarship

This is a proposal written by Sherine Hamdy to develop a campus center dedicated to experimentation with new and creative forms of multi-modal scholarly production.Read more