Ben Snyder

Benjamin H. Snyder

Associate Professor of Sociology

Hollander Hall Rm 331
At Williams since 2018

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B.A. Haverford College, Anthropology (2003)
M.A. University of Virginia, Sociology (2007)
Ph.D. University of Virginia, Sociology (2013)

Areas of Expertise

  • Technology ethics
  • Surveillance, crime, and policing
  • The changing nature of work
  • Capitalism and post-capitalist alternatives
  • Organizing and social movement activism
  • Time, temporality, and processual theory


Scholarship/Creative Work

Selected publications


Articles, Essays, and Op-eds

Current Committees

  • Diversity and Community, Chair

Committee on Diversity and Community (Co-Chair, 2023-2024)