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 javier urcid

Javier Urcid, Chair

Associate Professor of Anthropology


Archaeology, complex societies, writing systems, bioarchaeology; Mesoamerica. Click
Jon Anjaria

Jonathan Shapiro Anjaria

Assistant Professor


Urban anthropology, ethnographies of citizenship and the state, political ecology; South Asia Click
Elizabeth Ferry

Elizabeth Emma Ferry

Associate Professor of Anthropology


Economic anthropology, political anthropology, Mexico. Click
Charles Golden

Charles Golden

Associate Professor of Anthropology


Archaeology of complex societies, modern contexts of archaeological research, Mesoamerica, the Maya. Click
sarah lamb

Sarah Lamb

Professor of Anthropology and Director of Graduate Studies


Sociocultural theory, gender, medical anthropology, aging, self and person, migration and transnationalism; South Asia, United States. Click
janet mcintosh

Janet McIntosh

Associate Professor of Anthropology


Psychological anthropology, linguistic anthropology, religion; East Africa. Click
richard parmentier

Rick Parmentier

Professor of Anthropology and Chair, Graduate Program in Global Studies


Semiotic anthropology, historical anthropology, communications and media, myth and ritual, Oceania, contemporary United States, Middle Ages. Click
ellen schattschneider 

Ellen Schattschneider

Associate Professor of Anthropology and Undergraduate Advisor


Anthropology of religion, psychoanalytic theory, anthropology of the body, East Asia, Japan. Click