What We Do
Dr. Jan English Lueck is an anthropologist, Associate Dean of the College of Social Sciences at San Jose State University, and a Distinguished Fellow at the Institute for the Future. English-Lueck has written ethnographies about cultural futures ranging from California’s alternative healers to China’s scientists. She is also the author of several books on Silicon Valley including Cultures@SiliconValley, winner of the American Anthropological Association’s 2006 Diana Forsythe Prize for the anthropology of science and technology, Busier than Ever! Why American Families can’t Slow Down (with Charles Darrah and James Freeman), and Being and Well-being: Health and the Working Bodies of Silicon Valley.