University of Coimbra
Gonçalo Santos is an assistant professor of social-cultural anthropology in the department of life sciences and a full member of the Research Center for Anthropology and Health (CIAS) at the University of Coimbra. He held previous positions at the London School of Economics and Political Science, the Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology, and the University of Hong Kong. His research on China explores new approaches to questions of modernity, moral subjectivity, and social and technological transformation. He is a participant in the Initiative for U.S.-China Dialogue on Global Issues Research Group on Culture and Society.
- Author of Chinese Village Life Today (Univ. of Washington Press In Press) and co-editor of Transforming Patriarchy (Univ. of Washington Press 2017).
- Co-editor of two journal special issues Love, Marriage, and Intimate Citizenship in Contemporary China and India (Modern Asian Studies, 2016) and Rethinking Reproductive Technologies and Modernities in East Asia (Technology and Culture, 2020).
- Founder and director of Sci-Tech Asia, an international research network that promotes the development of science, technology, and society studies (STS) in Asia and the world.