Master's Students

Mordecai Chapman
Joint MA with Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Trans Woman; No Pronoun Preference

Visual anthropological methods, oral history, ethics behind auto-ethnography, ghosts inside of biopolitics, queer and trans eclectic witchcraft

Jennifer Crowder
Joint MA with Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies

Aesthetics, fashion, materiality, embodiment, queer studies, marginalized/alternative sexualities, identity, U.S. 

Kalie Jamieson

Palestinian diaspora, Latin America, forced migration, nationalism, borders and boundaries

Urban anthropology, education, archaeology, bioarchaeology

Archaeology, cross cultural art and aesthetics, metallurgy (copper in particular), metallic art of indigenous North America

Sociocultural Anthropology, religion, commodification, material culture, street culture, politics of public space, ethnographic methods; India, South Asia

Yelim Lee

Sociocultural anthropology, online communities and communication, linguistics, Asian American Studies, Korea, and digital ethnography

Sarah Lewinger

Medical and sociocultural anthropology, critical development studies, sexuality education, sexual and reproductive health, social stigma, East Africa

Raphael Miller-Figueroa
Joint MA with Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Sociocultural anthropology, gender and sexuality, queer theory, post-structuralism, liminal spaces, transnational feminism, transgender studies, and Enby identities

Bioarcheology, forensic anthropology, Mesoamerican archeology/bioarcheology, paleoethnobotany

Sarah Schmieder
Joint MA with Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Gender and sexuality, online communities and communication, queer theory, digital anthropology, sociocultural anthropology

Katie Tinch

Death and dying, environmental anthropology, medical anthropology

Political economy, work, labor and labor movements, global capitalism, imperialism, mining, violence; Latin America, Bolivia, and Mexico

Bridget Wittla
Joint MA with Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Religion, feminism, gender studies

Visual anthropology, disposable migrant laborersglobal capitalist system, silence, education, China, Colombia, U.S