Sena Aydin


Sena started her PhD training at Cornell after earning her BA in anthropology and economics at University of Virginia and her MA in social anthropology/ethnology at Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales. She is interested in dynamics of urban governance, society, capital, and infrastructure. Her dissertation research explores everyday and institutional tensions of urban municipal governance in relation to a participatory urban transformation project in a peripheral neighborhood of the city of Barcelona.