Affiliated Faculty, Anthropologists, and Archaeologists in Other Departments


Faculty Area of Expertise

M. Cristina Espinosa

Assistant Professor, Heller School for Social Policy and Management

espinosa@brandeis.edu

Gender, culture and sustainable development, conservation, gender and social differentiation, globalization, gender and livelihoods.

Ricardo Godoy

Professor, Programs in Sustainable International Development, Heller School for Social Policy and Management

rgodoy@brandeis.edu

Economic anthropology, agriculture, health; Latin America.

Serra Hakyemez

Junior Research Fellow at the Crown Center for Middle East Studies

serrahakyemez@brandeis.edu

Anthropology of law, sovereignty, political theory,
state violence, community, the everyday, ethics, political prisoners, court trials, "War on Terror", the Kurdish movement, Turkey, the Middle East.

Nina Kammerer

Senior Lecturer, Heller School for Social Policy and Management

kammerer@brandeis.edu

Anthropology and public health, qualitative research methods, program evaluation, health services research, Southeast Asia, United States, Catalunya, medical anthropology; festival culture.

Andrew Koh

Florence Levy Kay Fellow in Classical Art, Archeology, and Chemistry

akoh@brandeis.edu

Greek art & archaeology, Aegean prehistory, Bronze & Iron Age Mediterranean, archaeological & conservation science, GIS, cultural heritage & ethnoarchaeology of Crete, Silk Road, ancient craftsmanship & commodities, cultural hybridity.

Ann Olga Koloski-Ostrow

Associate Professor of Classical Studies

aoko@brandeis.edu

Roman and Greek art and archaeology. Latin language and literature. Mythology in Greek and Roman Art. Roman Social History and Daily Life.

Sophia Malamud

Assistant Professor of Language and Linguistics

smalamud@brandeis.edu

Linguistics, formal semantics, discourse functions of syntax, game-theoretic approaches to language, mathematical properties of linguistic formalisms.

Leigh Swigart

Director of Programs in International Justice and Society, International Center for Ethics, Justice and Public Life

swigart@brandeis.edu

Linguistic anthropology, African languages and international justice, the international judiciary, African urban speech varieties, US immigration and refugee resettlement from Africa.

Asli Zengin

Postdoctoral fellow in Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

zenginas@brandeis.edu

Sexuality, gender, trans studies, queer theory, the body, intimacy, kinship and relatedness, critical social theory, medical and legal anthropology, anthropology of violence, anthropology of the state, anthropology of space, contemporary issues in Middle East, Turkey