Faculty Emeriti


Faculty Contact Information
Area of Expertise
robert hunt

Robert Hunt

Professor Emeritus

hunt@brandeis.edu

Social anthropology, economic anthropology, comparative methods, irrigation agriculture; Mesoamerica, United States.
David Jacobson

David Jacobson

Professor Emeritus

jacobson@brandeis.edu

Social anthropology. Urban social organization. Psychosocial transitions. Families and households. Computer-mediated communication. United States. Africa.
Rick Parmentier

Rick Parmentier

Professor of Anthropology

rparmentier@brandeis.edu

Semiotic anthropology, historical anthropology, communications and media, myth and ritual, Oceania, contemporary United States, Middle Ages.
benson saler

Benson Saler

Professor Emeritus

saler@brandeis.edu

Comparative religion and folk philosophies, psychological anthropology, pastoral peoples; Americana, Mesoamerica, South America. To view his publications, click here.
robert zeitlin

Robert Zeitlin

Professor Emeritus

zeitlin@brandeis.edu

Sociocultural evolution, prehistoric exchange, pre state and early state societies, archaeological method and theory; Mesoamerica.