Filiz Garip

Professor

Department and Program Affiliations:
Sociology

Academic focus:
Migration, social networks, economic sociology and inequality

Current research project: 
Immigrant integration in Europe

Previous positions:
Professor, Department of Sociology, Harvard University, 2016
Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, Harvard University, 2011-2015
Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology, Harvard University, 2007-2011

Academic background:
B.Sc., Industrial Engineering, Bosphorus University, Turkey, 2000
M.Sc., Operations Research and Financial Engineering, Princeton University, 2002
Ph.D., Sociology, Princeton University, 2007

Last book read:
“The Lost Daughter,” by Elena Ferrante

In your own time/when not working:
Reading, snowboarding, cooking

Courses you’re most looking forward to teaching:
Data-Driven Methods in Social Sciences, Social Interactions in a Global World.

What most excites you about Cornell:
Intellectual environment and community spirit

Filiz Garip