Elliot Wiseman

Elliot Wiseman

Research Interests

  • Legal anthropology, policing and investigations, discourse, decision-making, sense-making, narrative

Subfield: Cultural Anthropology

Advisor: Jeff Maskovsky

Elliot is a Ph.D. student in cultural anthropology at the CUNY Graduate Center, studying the criminal legal system and policing in the US. Their research explores decision-making and the construction and use of narratives in police investigations. They have a B.A. in Criminology, Law & Society from the University of California, Irvine.