Sorcha Brophy, PhD

  • Assistant Professor of Health Policy and Management


Dr. Brophy is an organizational sociologist who explores the challenges organizations face as they create ethics policies. Her current research agenda focuses on politics within professional medical associations and on global health worker protests. Dr. Brophy is also conducting research on state politics around the provision of health care for foster youth. Her work has been published in management, policy, and sociology outlets including the Journal of Professions and Organization, Health Affairs, Sociology of Religion, and the Journal of Health Politics, Policy & Law.

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Health Policy and Management

Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • BA, 2005 Yale University
  • MA, 2012 Yale University
  • MPhil, 2012 Yale University
  • PhD, 2015 Yale University