Harvardwood Suggests... PhDs and Pop Culture

November 09, 2021 at 4:00pm - 6pm

4:00pm PST / 7:00pm EST

Join The Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences for “PhDs and Pop Culture” as GSAS alumni showcase how they use their PhD training to influence what we see and hear on the big and small screen. By leveraging the experiences gained during their academic careers, these alums are helping shape the stories found in popular culture today.


Jeffrey Dobereiner, PhD ’16, anthropology
Story Producer, TLC’s 90 Day Fiance: The Single Life, Sharp Entertainment

Pamela Hieronymi, PhD ’00, philosophy
Professor, Department of Philosophy, University of California, Los Angeles; Academic Philosopher Consultant for The Good Place 

Roger Neill, PhD ’94, music
Film and television composer; 20th Century Women, Don’t Think Twice, and Beginners 

Annie Wyman, PhD ’17, English
Screenwriter; Co-creator and Writer of Netflix’s The Chair 

Cammi Valdez, PhD ’14, medical sciences

Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Northeastern State University
Chair of Careers Committee, GSAS Alumni Council
Winning contestant on the Reality TV Show Four Weddings

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