Ph.D.s Awarded

Rachana Agarwal, PhD'13

Sociocultural

"Asserting Identity: Youth Culture, Education and Nationalism in Contemporary Palau"

Kim Allegretto, PhD'07

Archaeology

"Adopting Maize in the Eastern Woodlands of North America"

Shukti Chaudhuri-Brill, PhD'12

Sociocultural

"“We Are No Longer Real”: Discourses on Roma Identity and Authenticity in the Czech Republic"

Adrianne Dana-Tabet, PhD’00

Sociocultural

"Wet Tea Bags and Astral Projections: (Dis)Embodying the Transgender Experiences"

Martha Denney, PhD’00

Sociocultural

"A Cross-Cultural Semiotics of Music"

Janina Fenigsen-Zieba, PhD’00

Sociocultural

"Linguistic Ideologies and Practices in Barbados"

Casey Golomski, PhD'13

Sociocultural

"Right Passages: Work and Ritual in Swaziland's Age of HIV/AIDS"

Jane Goodman, PhD’99

Sociocultural

"Refracting Berber Identities: Politics of Culture, Poetics of History"

Samia Huq, PhD '11

Sociocultural

"Religious Discussion Circles in Urban Bangladesh: Enacting, Negotiating and Contesting Piety"

Anna Jaysane-Darr, PhD'13

Sociocultural

"National Bodies: Raising South Sudanese in America"

Nitish Jha, PhD’02

Sociocultural

"The Bifurcate Subak: The Social Organization of a Balinese Irrigation Community"

Ieva Jusionyte, PhD'12

Sociocultural

"Writing on the Margins of the State: News Production in an Argentine Border Town"

Julia Kirst, PhD'11

Sociocultural

"Doing Help: Practices and Politics in Youth Services in a Hispanic Community North of Boston"

Arnaud Lambert, PhD'11

Archaeology

"Olmec-Style Rock Art and Socio-Political Complexity in Formative Mesoamerica"

Keridwen Luis, PhD’09

Sociocultural

"Ourlands Culture, Gender, and Intention in Women's Communities"

Robert Markens, PhD’04

Archaeology

"Ceramic Chronology in the Valley of Oaxaca, Mexico, During the Late Classic (A.D. 500-800) and Postclassic Periods (A.D. 800-1521) and the Organization of Ceramic Production"

Casey Miller, PhD'13

Sociocultural

"'Inside the Circle': Sexuality, HIV/AIDS, and Civil Society in Post-Socialist Northwest China"

Elisabeth Moolenaar, PhD'13

Sociocultural

"Journey to Belonging: Chinese American Heritage Travel to Guangdong, China"

Kelly D. Nelson, PhD’00

Sociocultural

"Gender and Sexuality at Play: Women Professional Athletes and the People Who Watch Them"

Eileen Moore Quinn, PhD’99

Sociocultural

"'Nostalgia Is Our Future': Self-representational Genres and Cultural Revival in Ireland"

Daivi Rodima, PhD’08

Sociocultural

"Sharing Work and Sharing Money: Cooperative Work Groups and Personhood Among the Kuria of Tanzania"

Carole Elizabeth Rosenstein, PhD’00

Sociocultural

"Forms of Belonging, Forms of Difference: Art, Ethnicity and Stratifications of Culture in Contemporary Santa Fe"

Ellen Rovner, PhD'11

Sociocultural

"'It's Just Like Coming Home': Food, Gender, and Memory in a Jewish Community"

Mark Seifert, PhD’07

Sociocultural

"Guaymi Provisioning in the Rural Caribbean of Panama: A Diachronic Analysis of Market Forces and the Identification of Indigenous Micro-economies"

Kim Shively, PhD’01

Sociocultural

"Body and Nation: The Female Body, Religious Radicalism and Nationalistic Ideology in Modern Turkey"

Thomas Shulich, PhD'06

Sociocultural

"Love in the Time of Money: Intimate and Economic Affiliations Among Men in Chiangmai, Thailand

Mrinalini Tankha, PhD'13

Sociocultural

"Conditional Currencies: Supervision, Innovation and Conversion in Cuba's Dual Economy"

Allison B. Taylor, PhD'14

Sociocultural

"Somali Diasporic Social Spaces as Communal Responses to War and Displacement"

Amy Todd, PhD’04

Sociocultural

"The Regulation of Vending in the Urban Marketplace System of Oaxaca, Mexico"

Hillary Waterman, PhD '11

Sociocultural

"'Because That's What's in Front of you': Principles, Practices, and Meanings in Household Resource Management"

Sara Withers, PhD’09 

Sociocultural

"Valiente Como Mujer: Gender, Work and Motherhood in Oaxaca, Mexico"