Department of Anthropology

Affiliated Faculty

Affiliated faculty periodically teach anthropology courses and advise students.
Photo of Professor Chaudhry
V. Varun Chaudhry
Assistant Professor in the Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program
Rabb Graduate Center, 109
Pronouns: he/him/his

Expertise: Nonprofit organizations and foundations, transgender and gender nonconforming communities of Color, queer of Color critique

Nina Kammerer
Nina Kammerer
Senior Lecturer, Heller School for Social Policy and Management
781-736-2940 Heller-Brown Building, 353
Pronouns: she/her/hers

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

Keridwen Luis
Keridwen Luis
Lecturer in Anthropology and in the Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies Program
781-736-4884 Rabb Graduate Center, Rabb 107

Expertise: Culture theory, women's studies, gender studies, gender theory, nonheternormative sexualities, fandom and fan identity, medical anthropology, anthropology of the body, intentional communities, consciously created culture, folklore and magical practice, personhood, agency, and identity

Natalie Susmann
Natalie Susmann
Head of Brandeis Digital Scholarship Lab

Expertise: Mediterranean landscape archaeology; Greek sacred space; mountain sanctuaries; ecotourism; religious tourism; memory; digital humanities

Elanah Uretsky
Elanah Uretsky
Associate Professor in the International and Global Studies Program
Office Hours: W 1-3 or by appt

Expertise: Medical anthropology, HIV/AIDS, gender roles and disease transmission, research methods, China