Graduate Students

 

Agostini, Mark
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Southwest archaeology, Ancestral Pueblo, ceramic analysis, social reorganization, historic pueblos, technological knowledge

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

Arey, Whitney
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Medical Anthropology, abortion access, reproductive politics, southern United States, feminist anthropology

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

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

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

Cai, Yifeng
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biopolitics; gender/sexuality; sex work; queer studies; body; power; inequality; violence; HIV/AIDS; post-socialism; China 

Clark, Morgan
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Maya archaeology; epigraphy; cosmology, world ideology, and religion; iconicity in language

Davenport, Sarah
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food and environmental justice, urban development, race and ethnicity, alternative food systems, U.S. 

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Linguistic Anthropology, Argentina and the Andes, Music and Sound, Whiteness, Indigenity, Race, Appropriation

Dine, Harper
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Maya archaeology, paleoethnobotany, diet, agriculture, bioarchaeology, food security and food sovereignty, structural violence, and gender.

Dewan, Eve Harene
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Historical archaeology, Indigenous archaeology, colonialism, institutions, schools, discipline, gender, labor, children and childhood, frontiers and borderlands, landscape, GIS

Firoz, Malay
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Humanitarianism, development, forced migration, refugees, ethics, Middle East, NGOs, sovereignty, global governance, war, political anthropology, postcolonial theory, comparative ethnography, “studying up”

Frempong, Deborah
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religion, gender, identity, race, transnationalism, immigration, Ghana. 

Hasan, Nomaan
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theodicy, eventalization, (an)aesthetics, anthropology and life, India 

He, Chang
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Development, non-governmental organization, humanitarianism, ethnography, political economy, critical theory, discourse, education, China.

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

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

Kearin, Madeline
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historical archaeology, New England, institutions, architecture, sensory experience

Kelada, Mariz
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Research project focuses on potentialities of resistance in the lives of precarious laborers in the Egyptian cinema industry

Larotonda, Alice
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Medical anthropology; kinship; gender; breastfeeding; breastmilk banking; reproduction; reproductive health; development; citizenship; common good; Cabo Verde; Black Lusophone Atlantic.

 

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

Matsumoto, Mallory
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pre-Columbian and colonial-era Maya; language and material culture; communities of practice; identity, ideology and power

Mellett, Erin
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Deaf community, Medical Anthropology, Immigration, Linguistic Anthropology, Disability Studies

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

Moral, Radhika
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migration, borderlands, social/political ecologies, materiality, belonging/citizenship, Northeast India/South Asia.

Palchoudhuri, Ahona
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aesthetics, ethics, seasonality, ritual, sound, India

Parikh, Anar
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South Asian diaspora; Anthropology in/of the United States; politics of representation; citizenship; belonging, anthropological theory & method

Paulk, Madison
forced migration, transnationalism, identity, belonging, contested citizenship, South Africa 
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Peck, Alexandra
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Art history, material culture studies, cultural adaptation/adoption, placemaking/placeclaiming, landscape/geography, monuments/memorials, tourism,  Native-White relations, “mixed” communities, settler colonialism, museums, historical archaeology

Phillips, Lauren
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Anthropology with a concentration in North American Archaeology, Museum Studies, Native American and Indigenous Studies, and the Arctic region.

Rivas-Tello, Daiana
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The Andes, Historical Archaeology, Colonialism, Landscape Studies, Ceramic Analysis, Craft Production

Roche Recinos, Alejandra
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Archaeology, Mesoamerica, Lithic, Lithic Technology, Economy, Production, Exchange

Salinas, Benjamin
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Hip-Hop, Indigenous languages, and identity;The politics of land and the environment; Music and archival media; Latin America.

Sanli, Ayse
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Borders, Migration, Diasporas, Citizenship, Asylum, Refugee Studies, Human Rights, Social Geography, Multiculturalism, Multilingualism, Mediterranean, MENA Region 

Schnell, Joshua
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Maya archaeology; bioarchaeology; mortuary archaeology; ritual and religion; the human body; death and/in society; osteology; paleopathology; spatial analysis

Sen, Sertac
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the military, civil-military relations, anthropology of the state, museum studies, urban anthropology, infrastructure

Seth, Katyayni
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Suitor, Anabelle
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Bangladesh, religion, rural-urban migration, multispecies ethnography, intimacy, land degradation

Sulaiman, Samee
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Middle East, Islam, disability, HIV, sovereignty, spectacle, medical anthropology,  post-colonial thought, settler colonialism, secularism, liberalism

Sun, Yuezhu
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Family, aging, urban China

Thompson, Katherine
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linguistic anthropology, language ideology, urban anthropology, hip hop studies, youth, poetics, higher education, anthropology of the state

Votta, Amanda
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chronic pain patients' access to opioids and activism around maintaining access, drug user unions, drug policy, medical and non-medical drug use. 

Whitlock, Bethany
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Andes, landscape, geoarchaeology, historical archaeology, architecture

 

Miguel Aleman reservoir, with the Sierra Mazateca in the background, northern Oaxaca, Mexico, 2004Miguel Aleman reservoir, with the Sierra Mazateca in the background, northern Oaxaca, Mexico, 2004

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