Expertise: Visual anthropology, documentary/ethnographic filmmaking, Latin America, indigeneity, capitalism, the senses.
Expertise: 20th- and 21st-Century Latin American literature, Colonial Latin America, screenwriting, comparative media.
Expertise: African diaspora studies, Latin American and Caribbean history, critical theories (race, social, legal), history of psychiatry, alterity and difference, philosophy of history and historiography, Atlantic world history, graffiti and hip-hop studies.
Expertise: Gender, culture and sustainable development/conservation; Gender, livelihoods and social differentiation; Globalization gender and livelihoods; indigenous peoples and ethnicity in development; ethnic spirituality and health.
Expertise: Economic anthropology, mining and resources, anthropology of finance, materiality.
Expertise: Acculturation, inequality, social capital, econometrics, research design, Bolivia, indigenous peoples, native Amazonians, panel studies, randomized controlled trials.
Expertise: Archaeology of complex societies, modern contexts of archaeological research, Mesoamerica, the Maya.
Expertise: Modern and contemporary Spanish and comparative literature, film, and culture; US film and popular culture.
Expertise: Economic development of Africa, Comparative Third World political economy.
Expertise: Latin American Literature and Culture, specializing in gender studies and feminist analyses of Latin American texts, and literature and culture of Argentina, Uruguay, and Chile (1884 to 1930).
Expertise: Modern and contemporary Latin American literatures and cultures; comparative literature, film and visual culture.
Expertise: Philosophy of development, political/cultural and population geography, psychological and cultural barriers to poverty alleviation, agrarian reform, project planning and implementation, organizational management, post-harvest technology transfer, social exclusion and emancipatory development, qualitative evaluation, higher education curriculum design and governance.
Expertise: African and African American literature, Anglophone Caribbean literature.
Expertise: Comparative study of public institutions, elections and electoral boundary delimitation in Latin America and the Caribbean.
Expertise: Latin America, women's history, social history, specializes in Mexican history. Teaches on Latin American history, U.S.-Latin American relations, and Latinos in the United States.
Expertise: Comparative politics, Southeast Asian and Latin American politics.