Austin Choi-Fitzpatrick

Austin Choi-Fitzpatrick is a University Professor at the University of San Diego’s Kroc School of Peace Studies, and holds concurrent Fellowships at Yale’s Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition and Harvard’s Carr Center for Human Rights. Austin’s work focuses on politics, culture, technology, and social change. His recent books include Wicked Problems (Oxford 2022), The Good Drone (MIT Press 2020), What Slaveholders Think (Columbia 2017), and From Human Trafficking to Human Rights (Pennsylvania 2013). His shorter work includes articles in Slate, Al Jazeerathe Guardian, the Conversation, MIT Reader, Medium, and Aeon. He received his PhD from Notre Dame in 2013. Austin lives in California and is active on Twitter at @achoifitz.