Undergraduate Departmental Representatives

The Undergraduate Departmental Representatives serve as a resource and representative for fellow majors and minors and potential majors and minors, and bring student concerns and/or ideas to the program faculty. They also provide feedback to the program chair, undergraduate advising head, and faculty regarding scheduling problems and course offerings, and help organize events for majors, minors, and other interested students.

Candice Jiang
Candice Jiang
Class of 2019

Candice Jiang is a junior double majoring in anthropology and biology. She is the co-president of the Brandeis FIMRC, a pre-health club on campus as well as a research assistant at a nutrition lab in the biology department. Some of her hobbies are traveling, photography, trying new things, and cooking.

Candice will serve as an UDR during the fall semester; she is more than happy to help in any way she can and best be reached by email.

Gianna Petrillo
Gianna Petrillo
Class of 2019

Gianna Petrillo is a junior pursuing a major in anthropology as well as a minor in Hispanic studies. She is also on the pre-med track, pursuing a career as a physician. Outside of the classroom she is co-president of the Brandeis Gymnastics team and she works as a Student Interviewer for Admissions. Another passion of hers is working with New Student Orientation, as she was on the 2017 Core Committee which planned 2017 August Orientation.

She will serve as UDR for Anthropology for the entire 2017-2018 Academic Year. Please reach out with any questions! She can be reached by email.

Yiyi Wu
Yiyi Wu
Class of 2019

Yiyi Wu is a junior double majoring in Anthropology and International and Global Studies. She is an International student from Hangzhou, China. She will serve as an UDR during the spring semester. She is the chair for 'DEIS Impact 2017-2018. She serves as a student worker at the Gender and Sexuality Center and the International Students and Scholars Office. She is focused on studying cultural/socio anthropology. She is specifically interested in studying gender and sexuality under cross-cultural contexts. She enjoys contributing and assisting whenever she can and can be reached by email.