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JENNIFER A. DICKINSON

Assistant Professor
Anthropology
Arts & Sciences
Phone:(802)656-0837
Email Address:Jennifer.Dickinson@uvm.edu
Public Relations:Lee Ann Cox (802)656-1107 leeann.cox@uvm.edu
Specialty:Ukraine, linguistic anthropology, economic anthropology
Biography:Dickinson's research focuses on Eastern Europe, in particular Ukraine and the Transcarpathia region. Her research covers a broad range of areas, including linguistic anthropology, conversational interaction, anthropology of work and undertanding social and economic transformation in post-Soviet states. Her most recent research focuses on the development of advertising and consumer culture in Ukraine since 1991.