Vrinda Marwah

Assistant Professor


Office: CPR 224

Curriculum Vitae


Dr. Vrinda Marwah is Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of South Florida. Her research interests are in gender, political sociology, health, and work. She uses ethnographic methods to study how gender is reproduced in state programs and policies, especially health-related. Her current work is on women community health workers in Punjab, India. In the past, she has worked on assisted reproductive technologies, including surrogacy.

Dr. Marwah has a PhD in Sociology from the University of Texas at Austin (2021), a Masters from the London School of Economics (2009), and a Bachelors from the University of Delhi (2008). Her research has been supported by the National Science Foundation, the American Council of Learned Societies, the International Journal for Urban and Regional Research (IJURR) Foundation, and the Philanthropic Educational Organization (PEO) Foundation, and has appeared in Social Problems, Qualitative Sociology, and Gender, Work and Organization, among others.


PhD, University of Texas at Austin, 2021