Name

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Email

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Chair and Associate Professor

theoretical syntax, sociolinguistics, Indic languages and languages of South Asia

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Associate Professor

Archaeology, osteology, ethnicity, body adornment, social complexity; Andean South America.

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Associate Professor and Director of Consulting Archaeology Program

Archaeology of eastern North America; archaeology of the Circum-Caribbean; heritage management.

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Associate Professor

Linguistic anthropology; material culture and museum anthropology; economic anthropology; Sign Languages; advertising and media; Eastern Europe, Ukraine, Transcarpathia.

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Assistant Professor

Contemporary Cuba, Latin America, socialism/post-socialism, sports, entrepreneurialism, semiotics, and the relationships between nationalist rituals, moral authority, and political legitimacy.

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Associate Professor

Latino/a migration in the United States, food security, sustainable food systems, and food movements.

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Associate Professor

Sociocultural anthropology; medical and psychological anthropology; cultural aspects of health, healing, and health care; global health; aging societies and social change; aging in family and community context, productive aging, caregiving; research design and methods; China, North America.

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Associate Professor

Cultural anthropology, transnational and global communities, responses to marginality and social crisis, migration and diaspora; Islam, South Asia, Indic diasporas including Romani Gypsies, Indian Ocean, Himalaya.

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Associate Professor

North American archaeology; ancient societies of the US Southwest; ceramic decoration and technology; materiality; ritual; preservation archaeology.

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Professor and Co-Director, Humanities Center

Cultural and environmental anthropology, development and social movements, knowledge, science and technology, cultures of mobility, tourism, ethnographic methods; Latin America.

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Research Affiliate

Biocultural anthropology, forensic anthropology, bioarchaeology, migration, violence, Latin America.

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Lecturer

Sociocultural Anthropology, Anthropology of Business and Applied Anthropology, Coffee Culture, Development, Biological and Forensic Anthropology

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Lecturer

Vermont's Precontact and Historic Past; Ritual and Ceremony; Long-Distance Interaction and Exchange; Ritual Economy; Mortuary Studies; Hunter-Gatherer Studies; the far Northeast.

 

Anthropologists in other departments:

Vicki Brennan
Associate Professor of Religion
Cultural Anthropology, Ethnomusicology, Religion, Performance, Politics, Gender, Sound, Diaspora; Yoruba, Nigeria, Africa
Email: vicki.brennan@uvm.edu

Charles Knight
Lecturer, Anthropology
Assistant Director, Consulting Archaeology Program
Archaeology of the Northeasern US and Mesoamerica
Email: cknight@uvm.edu

Ann M Kroll Lerner
Director, Office of Undergraduate Research
Archaeology, Cultural Identity, Mortuary Studies; Western Siberia, North America (midwest)
Email: ugrsrch@uvm.edu

Amy Trubek
Associate Professor, Department of Nutrition and Food Sciences
Culinary Anthropology, Taste of Place, Anthropology of the Senses; Western Europe, US
Email: Amy.Trubek@uvm.edu