Research Interests: Anthropology of science, science studies, ethics, aesthetics, biotechnology, human-plant relations, queer studies, globalization, Japan, and the United States.
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Research Interests: archaeological chemistry, dietary ecology, diagenesis, methods development, Paleolithic Europe.
Research Interests: United States, the United Kingdom and South Korea; biomedical research and ethics; local laboratory practices; the production of biomedical discourses; and public understandings of science.
Research Interests: Iran, ancient Near East, material science, landscape.
Research Interests: China; Shanghai; Urban anthropology, space planning
Research Interests: Germany: art, urbanism, and riparian landscapes; industrial nature and structural change; phenomenology (Husserl, Merleau-Ponty), linguistic pragmatics.
Research Interests: North America; examining aspects of cultural change and identity in contact period prehistoric indigenous communities in Southwestern North America through theoretical perspectives involving practice, postcolonialism, and phenomenological perspectives on material culture.
Research Interests: Peru; inter- & intra-societal boundaries, transitions and points of discord through lens of landscape archaeology.
Research Interests: Senegal; Media anthropology, political/economic anthropology
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Research Interests: Maya coastal and port communities, social identity and power, intercultural interaction, household archaeology, public and community archaeology, Mesoamerica.
Research Interests: Near East; Demographic archaeology, ancient landscapes, spatial statistical modeling.
- Joint AAAS
Bridget Corbett Hanna
Research Interests: Andes, archaeology of the early colonial period, socioeconomic transformations, mining and monetization, rethinking social-material ontologies.
Research Interests: Indonesia, South East Asia; Visual Ethnography, Nexus of Borders, Fundamentalism, Mobility, Developmentalism, Humanitarianism, Decentralization.
Research Interests: Latin America, in particular, Colombia and Venezuela; anthropology of power,
legal discourse, illegality, policy, legislative processes and bureaucracy;
agrarian reform, human-land ties, the Colombian armed conflict and armed action
in general, internal forced displacement, and notions of memory, reparation and
Research Interests: Construction Industry, South Asia, Urban Development, Political Economy, Labor and the Politics of Space.
- Joint African and African-American Studies
Research Interests: media anthropology, cinema and the film industry, post-colonial science fiction and futurism, political economy, subjectivity, race and gender, tourism, South Africa.
Research Interests: Mesoamerica; Maya archaeology, political economy, complex society formation, etc...
- Joint doctorate in Social Anthropology and Archaeology
Research Interests: supernatural belief systems, ritual and religion, animal studies, food studies, gender and identity, material culture, LARPing, collaborative anthropology, historical archaeology, cross-comparative analysis; Japan, the United Kingdom, island communities.
Research Interests: Ancient pyrotechnology (glass, metals, ceramics), social contexts of
technological change, environmental impacts of pyrotechnology, materials
science, Near East.
Research Interests: Demobilization of former combatants, propaganda, mass publicity, media events, Colombia, media anthropology, transnational insurgency and counterinsurgency. Newer media: Facebook, YouTube. Visual anthropology, Brazil. Iranian-American relations, international relations.
Research Interests: Anthropology of water, extractive resource industries, Legal and development anthropology, indigenous peoples, Latin America, in particular, Brazil and Mexico.
Research Interests: Japan, agriculture, impacts of globalization, collaborative visual anthropology.
Research Interests: subjectivity and continuums of violence, perpetration of domestic violence, alcoholism, Colombia, urban anthropology.
Research Interests: violence, caregiving, gender and stigma.
Research Interests: Indonesia, the aftermath of disasters, Aceh, politics, truth and reconciliation, Sharia and cultural resistance.
Research Interests: Political Anthropology, anthropology of ethics, performances of moral and political identity, global discourses of well-being, anthropology of markets, consumption and economic anthropology, visual anthropology & film, Thailand and South-East Asia.
Wing Tung Jada Ko
Research Interests: Chinese Archaeology, Western China; emergence of social hierarchies and complex societies; zooarchaeology; Media Anthropology.
Research Interests: China; rise & impact of the Western Zhou State on ancient landscape and population.
Research Interests: Pakistan; masculinity and bodily practices.
Research Interests: Japan and Korea; ethnic entrepreneurialism, race and diversity in Japan.
Research Interests: SouthEast Asia, Borneo; indigeneity, identity politics,
Nancy A. Khalil
Research Interests: Muslims in America (particularly the 2nd and 3rd generation); Higher Education & Student Development; Religion, Religiosity, & Spirituality; Belief; Transnationalism.
- Joint CMES
Research Interests: Syria; sexuality and gender, narratives of self and subjectivity.
Sharon Freda Kivenko
Research Interests: West Africa, African Diaspora; Performance, material culture, and national identity.
- Joint CMES
Research Interests: Indonesia, Southeast Asia, audiovisual technologies,
circulation and production of images,anthropology of knowledge/science, and
Research Interests: Japan; food studies, human-animal relationship.
Research Interests: Urban space, Cosmopolitanism, Cyberspace, Virtuality, Higher education, Shanghai, China.
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Research Interests: Lebanon & Syria / Movement, Migration, Gender, Tourism, Nationality.
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Research Interests: South Asia; an anthropology of the body, intersections
between phenomenology and political economy, the geographically distanced from
a metropole, global public health, ideology, memory, infectious disease, and
- Joint African and African-American Studies
Research Interests: Southeast Asia, Viet Nam; urbanism, memory, identity politics, epistemologies, environment, art.
- Joint AAAS
Research Interests: United States, Nigeria, and Cuba; African-American practice of Yoruba religion from 1959 to present and the transnational cultural and religious exchanges that have taken place between the US, Cuba, and Nigeria.
lnorman918@gmail [dot] com
Research Interests: SW China; Subjectivity and Selfhood, Affect and Experience.
Research Interests: Latin America (Colombia and Brazil), cities and citizenship, urban policy and planning, space, neoliberalism, development, technocracy and expertise.
Research Interests: Peru; contemporary subjectivity, immigration from rural to urban areas.
Research Interests: Southeast Asia, Laos; Artisanship, personhood, nationalism, post-socialist economic, material culture.
- Joint Religious Studies (Ad Hoc)
Research Interests: Pentecostal and indigenous religion, rationality debates, hope and the imagination, rural-urban migration, Mozambique.
Research Interests: Near East; Zooarchaeology, processes of domestication and how it reflected and created social and cultural structures.
Research Interests: the intersecting histories of medical anthropology, global health, bioethics, health disparities research, and institutional critique within American academic medical centers.
Research Interests: Political Economy, financial readjustment/austerity, media anthropology, Greece, Europe.
Research Interests: Urbanism and settlement design in Ancient Egypt and Near East, spatial analysis, domestic ritual practice versus state religious ideology.
Esra Gokce Sahin
Research Interests: Greece; Greek Muslims, human rights, law, religion and the state, minorities, gender.
Research Interests: Maya, settlement patterns, GIS, remote sensing.
Research Interests: China; media, art communities.
Research Interests: Science, race, and society in the United States and cyberspace.
jbs351[at] mail.harvard.edu | website
Research Interests: Nepal; film and video, phenomenology, anthropology of religion, gender and sexuality, art and performance, media anthropology.
Research Interests: Incan politics and cosmology, Andes, urbanism and cultural change, settlement patterns, colonial archaeology.
Nicolas Sternsdorff Cisterna
Research Interests: Japan; Environmental politics, food culture, political economy.
- MD/PhD student
Research Interests: US, South Africa; medical anthropology, prisons,
addiction/drug treatment, urban anthropology, discourses on crime and
punishment, politics of health, structural violence.
Research Interests: Ceremonial contexts, faunal collection from Pyramid of Moon; material remains.
Research Interests: India; anthropology of the
state; political ecology; legal anthropology; expertise.
Research Interests: Near Eastern Prehistory,Transition, Neolithic, Obsidian, Lithic Technology,
Physico-chemical analysis (xrf), GIS, Process of Diffusion and Acquisition of
Research Interests: Near East and South America; human-environment interaction, specifically with regards to the acquisition, production, and consumption of food. I am particularly interested in looking at regions where plant and animal domestication occurred and the extent to which domesticates and non-domesticates were utilized.
Research Interests: visual anthropology, phenomenology, embodiment, space/place, Catholic Charismatics, emplacement, "sense" of home, experience, Italy, India, Nepal.
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- Joint CMES
Research Interests: Migration, Informality, Home and Identity, Rapid Urbanization, Rural Development; Middle East.
Research Interests: Turkey; Kurdish political movements, structural violence & memory, marginality, landscape and subjectivity, politics of culture.
- Joint CMES
Research Interests: Europe/Middle East; Turkey, Germany, Iran; Political economy, neoliberal economic restructuring, trans-nationalism.