Genevieve Okada Goldstone

Genevieve Okada Goldstone
  • Social Sciences Building, Room 210 9500 Gilman Drive #0532 La Jolla, CA 92093-0532
Genevieve Okada Goldstone is specializing in sociocultural and psychological anthropology and her dissertation advisors are Drs. Joe Hankins and Esra Ozyurek of the London School of Economics. She received her B.A. in psychology from the University of California, Berkeley and her M.A. in the psychology of parenthood from New York University. She is also a teaching assistant in the Dimensions of Culture Writing Program at Thurgood Marshall College at UCSD.

Genevieve conducted fieldwork in the exotic land of Los Angeles where she studied an ancient tribe --(American) Jews. Her dissertation focuses on conversion to Judaism and, in particular, on converts "of color" (Asian, Latino, and African American). Her primary research interests include race, ethnicity, identity, religion, conversion, Judaism, and the Jewish community.

Anthropology