Visiting Faculty

Nida Kirmani
Nida Kirmani
Madeleine Haas Russell Visiting Associate Professor in South Asian Studies
781-736-8747 Kutz Hall, 233
Office Hours: W 11-1

Expertise: Gender, Islam, women’s movements, development, and urban studies in India and Pakistan

Ariel Ludwig
Ariel Ludwig
Florence Levy Kay Fellow in Machine Learning, Law and Racial Justice
Lecturer in Anthropology, Computer Science, and the Legal Studies Program
781-736-8746 Kutz Hall, 234
Office Hours: Th 2:30-3:30

Expertise: Mass incarceration, carceral epistemologies, artificial intelligence, health studies, surveillance studies, feminist science studies, abolitionist science studies, philosophy and anthropology of technology, ethnography, creative making and doing

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

Renugan Raidoo
Renugan Raidoo
Lecturer in Anthropology
Kutz Hall, 233
Office Hours: T 9-11

Expertise: Urban studies, South Africa, sub-Saharan Africa, queer studies, gender studies, homophobia, affect and emotion, built environment, nature, spatial segregation. View a recording of a Harvard University Center for African Studies workshop featuring Renugan Raidoo from October 4, 2021.

Emily Williamson Ibrahim
Emily Williamson Ibrahim
Lecturer in Anthropology
781-736-2229 Kutz Hall, 209b
Office Hours: T, Th 4-5

Expertise: Urban anthropology, West Africa, material worlds, strangerhood, geography, art and design, storytelling, socio-linguistics, Islam, morality and ethics, play and imagination, personhood, emotions, existentialism, phenomenology