Department of Anthropology

Research Scholars

Amy Hanes
Amy Hanes
Research Scholar

Expertise: Multispecies relations, care, race, affect, cuteness, wildlife conservation, chimpanzees, postcolonism, Africa

Anita Hannig
Anita Hannig
Research Scholar
Pronouns: she/her/hers

Expertise: Medical and cultural anthropology, anthropology of death and dying, anthropology of religion, anthropology of gender, anthropology of the body, medical aid-in-dying, end-of-life care, Ethiopia, United States


richard schroeder
Richard Schroeder
Professor in the Department of Anthropology
Pronouns: he/him/his

Expertise: Political ecology, Africa, conservation, development, wildlife tourism and trophy hunting, forestry, mining, agriculture, gender, race, nationality

Daniel Souleles

Expertise: Cultures of finance and financialization, cultural anthropology, applied anthropology and research methods, economic and political anthropology, the creation and destruction of social inequality

Leigh Swigart

Expertise: Linguistic anthropology, African languages and international justice, the international judiciary, African urban speech varieties, U.S. immigration and refugee resettlement from Africa