Team directory: F

Team directory: F

Amir Fairdosi

Amir Fairdosi, Lecturer in Political Science, Associate Research Scholar at the Center for the Study of American Politics

Amir Shawn Fairdosi is a Lecturer in Political Science and an Associate Research Scholar at the Center for the Study of American Politics.  He teaches classes on American politics, legislative procedure, and political socialization.  His current research examines how political institutions influence political attitudes and behavior.

Kellianne Farnham, Registrar, Ethics, Politics & Economics

Office Location: 31 Hillhouse Avenue, Room 109
Phone: 203-436-3699

Justin Farrell

Justin Farrell, Professor of Sociology

Justin Farrell is a professor and author at Yale University, School of the Environment.

He studies culture and environment, with a focus on social class, moral conflict, and epistemology. He blends ethnographic fieldwork in rural communities with large-scale computational techniques from network science and machine learning. 

Eli Fenichel

Eli Fenichel, Knobloch Family Professor of Natural Resource Economics

Eli Fenichel’s research approaches natural resource management and sustainability as a portfolio management problem by considering natural resources as a form of capital. He is interested in how people can and do allocate natural resources and natural resource risks through time.  This leads to a strong interest in feedbacks among humans, ecosystems, and the management of coupled ecological-economic processes. His research is applied in a wide variety of systems including: natural capital valuation, fisheries, infectious disease, groundwater, tropical forests, and grasslands.

Howard Forman

Howard Forman, Professor of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging; Professor of Economics, Management, and Public Health (Health Policy)

Howie Forman is a Professor of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, Public Health (Health Policy), Management, and Economics at Yale University. He came to Yale as a practicing diagnostic radiologist and remains an active clinician in the YNHH Emergency Room, where he also functions as the deputy operational chief for Radiology. Since 1998, he has taught undergraduate and graduate courses on healthcare policy, economics, finance, and leadership.

Abigail Friedman

Abigail Friedman, Associate Professor of Public Health (Health Policy)

Abigail S. Friedman is an Associate Professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the Yale School of Public Health. Her research focuses on the policy determinants of tobacco use and disparities therein, with the overarching goal of informing and facilitating evidence-based policymaking to improve population health and reduce inequality. A health economist by training, she conducts work in three areas.

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Resty Fufunan, ISPS Director's Fellow 2023

Resty Fufunan is a junior in Trumbull College studying ethnicity, race, and migration and statistics and data science. Now based in the San Francisco Bay Area, his hometown of Chicago still largely informs his policy interests. His work primarily concerns issues affecting Asian American communities, with a focus on visualizing data collected with both qualitative and quantitative methods. He serves as co-head student coordinator of the Asian American Cultural Center at Yale and has previously conducted policy research at the UChicago Data Science Institute’s Summer Lab.