PhD Geography, Syracuse University, in progress (adviser: Don Mitchell)
MA Geography, with distinction, Syracuse University, 2017
MPA, Syracuse University, 2017
BA, English and Peace & Conflict Studies, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, University of California, Berkeley, 2011
2018-2019, University Fellow, Syracuse University
2017-2018, Polikoff-Gautreaux Fellow & Policy Analyst, BPI Chicago
2014-2017, Teaching & Research Assistant, Syracuse University
2014, Associate Editor, Routledge
2012-2013, Editorial Assistant, Routledge
2019. Book Review: Social Reproduction Theory: Remapping Class, Recentering Oppression, Antipode, https://radicalantipode.files.wordpress.com/2019/02/book-review_hamlin-on-bhattacharya.pdf.
2018. “No Place to Call Home: Navigating Reentry Housing in Chicago.” Roosevelt University & BPI. https://www.bpichicago.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/No-Place-To-Call-Home.pdf.
2017. “In Chicago, Another Public Housing Experiment: Prisoner Reentry.” CityLab. https://www.citylab.com/equity/2017/08/in-chicago-another-public-housing-experiment-prisoner-reentry/535947/.
2017. with Speer, J. “The Politics of Conceptualizing the Carceral: A Commentary on Moran et al (2017).” Progress in Human Geography. https://doi.org/10.1177/0309132517716997.
2016. “Geographies of Mobility in James Joyce’s Dubliners.” Literary Geographies 2(2): 128-143. http://www.literarygeographies.net/index.php/LitGeogs/article/view/43.
2017, Teaching Assistant, Environment & Society
2016, 2015, Teaching Assistant, World Urban Geography
2014, Grader, Human Geographies
2014, Grader, Political Geography
2015-2016, Center for Policy Research, Syracuse University
2019, $250, Applied Geography Specialty Group Travel Award
2017, $1000, with Lecy, J., “Cross-sector Collaboration and Urban Revitalization in Buffalo, NY,” EPARCC Case Study Competition
2015, $250, Cultural Geography Specialty Group Master’s-Level Research Award
2014, $750, Roscoe-Martin Fund for Research, Syracuse University
Grants & Awards
2019, “‘No Place to Call Home,’ or the Chicago Reentry Atlas: Participatory Mapping and Policy Change from Below.” Session title: “Doing Critical Community Geography to Inform Policy” (co-session organizer with Jonnell Robinson). Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting, Washington, DC.
2017, “Economic Development and Urban Revitalization in Buffalo, NY,” PAI 786: Urban Policy, Syracuse University.
2017, “Second Chances in the Second City: Mapping Chicago’s Carceral Continuum.” Session title: “The Where of Rights and the Right to the City.” Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts.
2015, “Geographies of Mobility in James Joyce’s Dubliners.” Session title: “World Literary Geographies.” Association of American Geographers Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois.
2019, Geography Graduate Student Representative
2015-2016, Maxwell School Dean’s Search Committee
Fall 2015, Supporting Women in Geography, co-director