Larry Au is a Ph.D. student in Sociology and a Paul F. Lazarsfeld Fellow at Columbia University with broad interests in political sociology, economic sociology, science and technology studies, and globalization. He holds a B.Sc. in Social Analysis and Research with Honors and magna cum laude and a M.A. in History from Brown University. His undergraduate thesis received the Alumni Award for Best Sociology Thesis and the Samuel Lamport Prize for International Understanding. Larry also holds a M.Sc. in Global Governance and Diplomacy from the University of Oxford, where he was a member of St. Antony's College and the Department of International Development.