Kari Lancaster is Scientia Associate Professor at the Centre for Social Research in Health at the University of New South Wales, Sydney, and Honorary Associate Professor at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Working at the intersection of Science and Technology Studies (STS), policy studies, and public health sociology, she leads a program of qualitative research focused on the development of critical approaches to the study of evidence-making practices and intervention translations in health. Kari is currently investigating the practices of drug policy, viral elimination and outbreak science in the governance of health. Kari is a member of the Editorial Collective of the journal Science, Technology & Human Values.
Kari joined the CSSM as a fellow from the end of September until mid-October 2023.