Stephanie Maroney, Ph.D.

Stephanie Maroney

Position Title
Program Manager

Mellon Public Scholars Program


Stephanie Maroney completed her Ph.D. in Cultural Studies at UC Davis, with a Designated Emphasis in Feminist Theory and Research. Drawing from feminist science and technology studies and critical food studies, her dissertation, "Eat Right for Your Microbes: Reimagining Dietary Health and Subjectivity in the Probiotic Present," examines how the science of the human microbiome is shaping ideas about how to eat for our multispecies bodies. At FRI, Stephanie managed the website, social media, and provided administrative support related to project development.