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Rachel O'Donnell, PhD

  • Assistant Professor

PhD

G-138P Rush Rhees Library
rachel.odonnell@rochester.edu


Biography

Rachel has a BA in English and Political Science from Moravian College and an MA and PhD in Political Science from York University. She served as a Peace Corps volunteer in Guatemala and worked as a researcher with the Centre for Research on Latin America and the Caribbean in Toronto. Her research focuses on bioprospecting in the Americas, and she has also written about personal testimonies from the revolutionary forces during the Guatemalan civil war. Rachel's courses have been on Contemporary Social Movements and Transnational Feminism.