Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Princeton University

External Profile


Lauren Coyle Rosen is Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Princeton University. She trained as a cultural anthropologist and as a lawyer. She received a Ph.D. in Anthropology from the University of Chicago and a J.D. from Harvard Law School. Her research and teaching interests lie at the intersections of legal and political anthropology, comparative religion and spirituality, aesthetics and consciousness, subjectivity and epistemology, and critical theory. Her geographical focuses are on Ghana and on Africa and the diaspora, more broadly, as well as the US. She is a faculty affiliate at the Program in Law and Public Affairs (LAPA), and she sits on the executive committee of the Program in African Studies at Princeton.