Jennifer Hirsch

Jennifer Hirsch

 Jennifer Hirsch

Professor of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University

Jennifer Hirsch's principal areas of expertise are gender, sexuality, and reproductive health, U.S.-Mexico migration and migrant health, the comparative anthropology of love, and the applications of anthropological theory and methods to public health research and programs. Her books include A Courtship After Marriage: Sexuality and Love in Mexican Transnational Families (University of California Press, 2003) and the coauthored The Secret: Love, Marriage and HIV (Vanderbilt University Press, 2009).