University of Warwick
Department of Sociology
Social Sciences, E0.22
Areas of Research:
Biomedicine and health
Science, ethics and knowledge
Technology, medicine and social inequality
History of 20th and 21st century life sciences
Amy is an Associate Fellow at the Institute for Science, Innovation and Society at the University of Oxford. She was a 2017 Visiting Fellow at the Institute of Advanced Studies, University College London. In 2014 she was a Research Fellow in the Program on Science, Technology and Society at Harvard University. Her research has been supported by the Wellcome Trust, Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, Brocher Foundation, Research Development Fund at the University of Warwick and University of London.
Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles
Hinterberger, A. 2017. 'Marked "h" for human: Chimeric life and the politics of the human'. BioSocieties. Advanced online publication: https://link.springer.com/content/pdf/10.1057%2Fs41292-017-0079-7.pdf
Hinterberger, A. 2016. ‘Regulating Estrangement: Human-animal chimeras in post-genomic biology’. Science, Technology & Human Values. Advanced online publication http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/pdf/10.1177/0162243916685160
Davies, G.F. et al. 2016. ‘Developing a collaborative agenda for humanities and social scientific research on laboratory animal science and welfare.’ PLoS ONE 11(7):e0158791.
Hinterberger, A and Natalie Porter. 2015. ‘Genomic and Viral Sovereignty: Tethering the Materials of Global Biomedicine’ Public Culture, 27(2): 361-386.
Hinterberger, A. 2012. ‘Investing in Life, Investing in Difference: Nations, Populations and Genomes’. Theory, Culture and Society, 29(3): 72–93.
Hinterberger, A. 2012. ‘Publics and Populations: The Politics of Ancestry and Exchange in Genome Science’. Science as Culture, 21(4): 528-549.
Hinterberger, A 2007. ‘Feminist Theory and the Politics of Representation: Towards a Critical and Ethical Encounter with “others”’ Journal of International Women’s Studies, 8 (2): 74-83.
2008 Revised version reprinted in Feminism: Theories and Impact. Debashree Mukherje Ed. Kolkata: Icfai University Press, 105-118.
Hinterberger, A. 2017. ‘Molecular Multicultures’. Handbook of Biology and Society, Eds. Meloni, M., Cromby, J., Fitzgerald, D., Lloyd, J. Palgrave Macmillan, 251-268.
Hinterberger, A. 2012. 'Categorisation, Census and Multiculturalism: Molecular Politics and the Material of Nation'. Genetics and the Unsettled Past: The Collision between DNA, Race, and History, Keith Wailoo, Alondra Nelson, & Catherine Lee Eds. New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, 204-224.
Hinterberger, A. 2012. 'Agency'. Gender: The Key Concepts, Mary Evans and Caroline Williams, Eds. London: Routledge, pp. 7-13.
Hinterberger, A. 2010. 'The Genomics of Difference and the Politics of Race in Canada'. What's the Use of Race? Modern Governance and the Biology of Difference. Ian Whitmarsh and David S. Jones, Eds. Cambridge: MIT University Press, 147-186.
Review Essays and Commentaries in Peer-Reviewed Journals
Hinterberger, A. 2014. Commentary on Major Article, ‘Nation and the Absent Presence of Race in Latin American Genomics’ by Peter Wade et al. Current Anthropology 55(5): 511-512.
Hinterberger, A. 2013. ‘Curating Postcolonial Critique’. Review Essay for The Postcolonial Science and Technology Studies Reader, Ed. Sandra Harding, London and Durham: Duke University Press, 2011. Social Studies of Science 43: 619-627.
Hinterberger, A. 2011. ‘Human-Animal chimeras’. The Constitutional Foundations of Bioethics: Cross-National Comparisons. Program on Science, Technology & Society (STS), Harvard Kennedy School of Government, 10 November.
Smart, A., Hinterberger, A., Efstathiou, S., and Rose, N. 2009. The social and ethical implications of categorising populations in human genomics: An international symposium report. BIOS Working Paper Series, London School of Economics (LSE).
Public Scholarship and Media
Williams, R & Hinterberger, A 2016, Arguing with Justice: Brexit and Biomedicine, Somatosphere: Science, Medicine, and Anthropology. Available at: http://somatosphere.net/2016/09/arguing-with-justice-brexit-and-biomedicine.html
Hinterberger, A., 2014. ‘Conversations with... Hannah Jones’. Exchanges: the Warwick Research Journal, 1(2), pp.154-164. Available at: http://exchanges.warwick.ac.uk/index.php/exchanges/article/view/28/83