Alexandra Fair is a PhD candidate in African American Studies with a primary field in the Department of the History of Science. Her research examines the linguistic strategies Anglo-American eugenic theorists use to reconstitute eugenic ideology in modern academic and political spaces. During the 2019/2020 academic year Alexandra received a Fulbright-University of Reading Postgraduate Award to complete an M.A in History at the University of Reading. She also holds an M.A. in History from Miami University.