Graduate Students


Alcover, Omar
Maya archaeology, Preclassic Maya, Warfare, Epigraphy, Settlement, Landscape Studies, GIS

Arey, Whitney

Avera, Emily
transfusion and transplant medicine, science and technology studies, global health, language and medicine

Bastani, Parsa
addiction, drugs, Iran, medical anthropology, public health

Berhane, Fiori
Humanitarian relief, diaspora, transnationalism, political belonging, refugees 

Buswala, Bhawani
Social inequality, discrimination, language and power, South Asia

Cormier McSwiggin, Chelsea
migration/transnationalism studies, Haitian Diaspora, kinship studies

Deal, Lauren E.
Linguistic Anthropology, Argentina and the Andes, Social Movements, Performance and Performativity, Poetics, Sound Studies, Circulation

de Carteret, Alyce
Mesoamerican archaeology; the Classic Maya; household archaeology; El Zotz, Guatemala

Dewan, Eve
Historical archaeology, colonialism, frontiers, US 

Dias, Paula
Development, energy industries (especially oil), environmental politics, citizenship, identity, race/ethnicity, Brazil, Latin America

Firoz, Malay
Humanitarianism, refugees, war, sovereignty, global governance, empire, political theory, Middle East

Hansen, Magnus Pharao
Language, indigeneity, education, nationalism, Mexico

Hefny, Sara
Middle East, migration, Europe, asylum, anthropology of the state, integration and assimilation, food and foodways, gastronomic identity, cultural heritage

Horton, Brian A.
Queer theory, subaltern studies, desire, affect, modern South Asia

Katzenstein, Jessica
Police, security, the military, anthropology of the state, violence, technology, race, gender; United States

Kearin, Madeline
Historical archaeology, religion, identity, US

Larotonda, Alice
Medical Anthropology; Anthropology of Infants and Children; Child Health and Child Rearing; Reproduction, Parenting and Parenthood; Anthropology of and in the Clinical Setting; Global Health; Cape Verde

Lewis, Kimberly
Higher education policy and reform; political anthropology; indigenous students; Ecuador.

MacLeod, Josh P.
Latin America; Guatemala; Human Rights, with a focus on Indigenous Rights; Natural Resources and Social Movements; International jurisprudence and how national and local actors are working to enforce these international conventions.

Markovitz, Bryan
Museums and material culture, archaeology of performance, experimental cultures in science and art, Peircian semiotics, geohumanities and GIS.

Marsh, Katharine
Christianity, Migration, Kinship

Marshall, Hannah
Human trafficking; crime and legal anthropology; security; gender; international law enforcement; policing; violence

Matsumoto, Mallory
Maya archaeology, epigraphy, and linguistics; language and material culture; scribal practice; grammatology; comparative writing systems research

McKelvey, Patrick
Performance studies; medical anthropology; anthropology of disability; anthropology of work; affective labor; neoliberal critique

Moorefield, Bryan
Americas; Mexico and southern United States; "Guestworkers” and farmworkers; transnational labor, migration, and kinship

Nelson, Jessica
Historical archaeology, New Netherland, New York

Parikh, Anar
Cultural heritage, urban anthropology, India/South Asia

Peck, Alexandra
Coast Salish and Wakashan Art Forms, Museology and Repatriation Studies (specifically NAGPRA), Archaeological Ethics, Native Anthropology and "Reverse" Fieldwork, Post-Structuralism and Structuration Theory

Rafiq, Mohamed Yunus
Public health, medical anthropology, science and technology studies, anthropology of the state, anthropology of media

Roche Recinos, Alejandra

Savell, Stephanie
Brazil; United States; political anthropology; urban studies; security and policing; everyday violence; citizenship and rights; civic engagement

Sen, Sertac 

Sheridan, Derek
Geopolitical imaginations, theories of value, economic anthropology, Africa-China Relations, Tanzania, Taiwan

Shim, Yoon Kyung
Indigenous archaeology, Asian-American archaeology, spaces of confinement, construction of historical narratives

Stainova, Yana
Ethics, Aesthetics, Violence, Venezuela, Latin America

Srinivasan, Rama
Legal Anthropology; Gender and Sexuality; Emotions; India 

Sulaiman, Samee 

Sun, Yuezhu 

Wright, Andrea
migration, affective labor, gender, development, India

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American historical archaeology; maritime societies; labor, gender and household practice; material culture; public history and museums