Doctoral Student

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  • Man Kaplan
  • Email: man.kaplan@rutgers.edu
  • Man Kaplan is a PhD candidate working in and with the fields of cognitive sociology, decolonial feminism, critical theory, and feminist methodologies. Their dissertation, “Against Discovering, With Facing” pursues a thoughtful, mixed-methods investigation into the values, stakes, and symptoms of dominant and dissident modes of knowledge production. Man holds an MA in Sociology (Rutgers), an MA in Humanities and Social Thought (NYU), a BA in Sociology and Mathematics (Vassar), and a graduate certificate in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (Rutgers). If seemingly preoccupied, they are most likely dreaming of transdisciplinary education, social transformation, cheese, or really big dogs.