Research Interests: Anthropology of science, science studies, ethics, aesthetics, biotechnology, human-plant relations, queer studies, globalization, Japan, and the United States.
akatsuka [at] fas.harvard.edu | www.nealakatsuka.net
Research Interests: archaeological chemistry, dietary ecology, diagenesis, methods development, Paleolithic Europe.
balex [at] fas.harvard.edu
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.
lalexand [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Iran, ancient Near East, material science, landscape.
alizadeh [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: China; Shanghai; Urban anthropology, space planning
narkarap [at] fas.harvard.edu
Sa’ed Adel Atshan
- Joint CMES
Research Interests: Anthropology of development; politics of humanitarianism; medical anthropology; Palestinian-Israeli conflict.
atshan [at] fas.harvard.edu
cbrowne [at] fas.harvard.edu
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.
jcalleja [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Peru; inter- & intra-societal boundaries, transitions and points of discord through lens of landscape archaeology.
acaraman [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Senegal; Media anthropology, political/economic anthropology
cartelli [at] fas.harvard.edu | http://pcartelli.com
Research Interests: China; Chinese rural society, socialism and post-socialist transformation, social mobilization.
shuchang [at] fas.harvard.edu
vivienchung [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Maya coastal and port communities, social identity and power, intercultural interaction, household archaeology, public and community archaeology, Mesoamerica.
djclark [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Near East; Demographic archaeology, ancient landscapes, spatial statistical modeling.
jclindaniel [at] fas.harvard.edu
- Joint AAAS
davis5 [at] fas.harvard.edu
Bridget Corbett Hanna
bhanna [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Andes, archaeology of the early colonial period, socioeconomic transformations, mining and monetization, rethinking social-material ontologies.
ncorcorantadd [at] fas.harvard.edu
Jade D'Alpoim Guedes
Research Interests: China, Sichuan, Archaeobotany, Paleoethnobotany,
Agriculture, Starch Grain analysis.
jguedes [at] fas.harvard.edu | website
Research Interests: Indonesia, South East Asia; Visual Ethnography, Nexus of Borders, Fundamentalism, Mobility, Developmentalism, Humanitarianism, Decentralization.
danusiri [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Indonesia, Southeast Asia, Saudi Arabia; Anthropology of religion, Islam, pilgrimage, diaspora, transnational networks.
darmadi [at] fas.harvard.edu
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
jdavila [at] fas.harvard.edu
- Joint CMES
Research Interests: Southeastern Turkey; displacement, dispossession, and resettlement; home; work; poverty reduction programs; political economy.
jwday [at] fas.harvard.edu
ndharia [at] fas.harvard.edu
William James Hall 309
darja_djordjevic [at] hms.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Mesoamerica; Maya archaeology, political economy, complex society formation, etc...
jdober [at] fas.harvard.edu
- 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.
zeddy [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Ancient pyrotechnology (glass, metals, ceramics), social contexts of
technological change, environmental impacts of pyrotechnology, materials
science, Near East.
nsatullo [at] fas.harvard.edu
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.
fattal [at] fas.harvard.edu
harrison01 [at] fas.harvard.edu
john_heintz [at] hms.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Taiwan & Chine; counseling and psychotherapy in China, psychoanalysis, subjectivity, cultural encounter, Mental health policy.
hyhuang [at] fas.harvard.edu
bronwynisaacs [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: China; rise & impact of the Western Zhou State on ancient landscape and population.
yitzchakjaffe [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Pakistan; masculinity and bodily practices.
jaffer [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Japan and Korea; ethnic entrepreneurialism, race and diversity in Japan.
kashani [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: SouthEast Asia, Borneo; indigeneity, identity politics,
dkhaira [at] fas.harvard.edu
Nancy A. Khalil
Research Interests: Muslims in America (particularly the 2nd and 3rd generation); Higher Education & Student Development; Religion, Religiosity, & Spirituality; Belief; Transnationalism.
nkhalil [at] fas.harvard.edu
- Joint CMES
Research Interests: Syria; sexuality and gender, narratives of self and subjectivity.
bkibler [at] fas.harvard.edu
Sharon Freda Kivenko
Research Interests: West Africa, African Diaspora; Performance, material culture, and national identity.
skivenko [at] fas.harvard.edu
- Joint CMES
Research Interests: Paris, Algiers; Trains and transportation, power and narrative in public spaces, political economy.
kleinm [at] fas.harvard.edu
- Joint CMES
ekinkurtic [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Indonesia, Southeast Asia, audiovisual technologies,
circulation and production of images,anthropology of knowledge/science, and
kusumaryati [at] fas.harvard.edu
wlam [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Greece, Balkans, US; Film, media, art in society.
tobylee [at] fas.harvard.edu
- Joint CMES
Research Interests: Middle East, South Asia; Political theory, Islamic and other non-western universalisms, political
violence, international law and imperialism, human rights and humanitarian law (practice and critique), Zionism.
darrylli [at] fas.harvard.edu
limsawar [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Japan; food studies, human-animal relationship.
andrewlittlejohn [at] fas.harvard.edu
David Anthony Martinez
Research Interests: Bhutan, Tibet; legal and economic anthropology,
comparative constitutional law, land law, agricultural policy, agrarian
labor markets, rural exchange and finance.
dmartin [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Lebanon, Syria; Identity, Gender, Sexuality, Tourism.
jmccorm [at] fas.harvard.edu
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
mcdowell [at] fas.harvard.edu
Muhammad Arafat Mohamad
Research Interests: Southeast Asia, Middle East; Diaspora, ethnicity, transnational networks, history.
mohamad [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Southeast Asia, Viet Nam; urbanism, memory, identity politics, epistemologies, environment, art.
ango [at] fas.harvard.edu
cnishij [at] fas.harvard.edu
- 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 [at] gmail [dot] com
Research Interests: SW China; Subjectivity and Selfhood, Affect and Experience.
aong [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Latin America (Colombia and Brazil), cities and citizenship, urban policy and planning, space, neoliberalism, development, technocracy and expertise.
perez2 [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Peru; contemporary subjectivity, immigration from rural to urban areas.
tponce [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Southeast Asia, Laos; Artisanship, personhood, nationalism, post-socialist economic, material culture.
vprachy [at] fas.harvard.edu
- Joint Religious Studies (Ad Hoc)
Research Interests: Pentecostal and indigenous religion, rationality debates, hope and the imagination, rural-urban migration, Mozambique.
premawar [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Near East; Zooarchaeology, processes of domestication and how it reflected and created social and cultural structures.
maxprice [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: South Asia, India; Political Economy, fiscal readjustment, space, power; Material Culture (food/food access), industrialization, urbanization, agriculture.
mroguschka [at] fas.harvard.edu
Esra Gokce Sahin
egsahin [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research interests include: medical anthropology, HIV/AIDS, health care technologies/pharmaceuticals in low-resource settings, addiction, global mental health, and South Africa.
saltzman [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Greece; Greek Muslims, human rights, law, religion and the state, minorities, gender.
jlsamara [at] yahoo.com
Research Interests: Maya, settlement patterns, GIS, remote sensing.
lmsantin [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: China; media, art communities.
benny.shaffer [at] gmail.com
Research Interests: Science, race, and society in the United States and cyberspace.
jbs351[at] mail.harvard.edu | website
John Paul Sniadecki
Research Interests: China; Social change, Media anthropology.
jpsniad [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Near East, Mesopotamia, ancient Iran, ancient Arabia; South Asia; complex societies; steatite material, vessels, their style, composition, manufacture and trade; archaeometry; malacological arch.
msobur [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Thailand, Southeast Asia; urban anthropology, mobility, politics of public space, informal economy.
sopranz [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Nepal; film and video, phenomenology, anthropology of religion, gender and sexuality, art and performance, media anthropology.
sspray [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Incan politics and cosmology, Andes, urbanism and cultural change, settlement patterns, colonial archaeology.
stack [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Southeast Asia, Vietnam; Traditional medicine.
stalford [at] fas.harvard.edu
Nicolas Sternsdorff Cisterna
Research Interests: Japan; Environmental politics, food culture, political economy.
nsternsd [at] fas.harvard.edu
- 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.
kimberly_sue [at] hms.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Ceremonial contexts, faunal collection from Pyramid of Moon; material remains.
nsugiyam [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: India; anthropology of the
state; political ecology; legal anthropology; expertise.
avaidya [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Near Eastern Prehistory,Transition, Neolithic, Obsidian, Lithic Technology,
Physico-chemical analysis (xrf), GIS, Process of Diffusion and Acquisition of
bvarouts [at] fas.harvard.edu
- Joint African and African-American Studies
Research Interests: Cuba, Haiti, West and Central Africa; Afro-Atlantic dance, ritual and performance, expressive culture and identity, transnationalism and migration, processes of "folkloricization".
gviddal [at] fas.harvard.edu
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.
sweber [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: visual anthropology, phenomenology, embodiment, space/place, Catholic Charismatics, emplacement, "sense" of home, experience, Italy, India, Nepal.
yezbick [at] fas.harvard.edu | sensatejournal.com
- Joint CMES
Research Interests: Migration, Informality, Home and Identity, Rapid Urbanization, Rural Development; Middle East.
ayildirim [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: Turkey; Kurdish political movements, structural violence & memory, marginality, landscape and subjectivity, politics of culture.
dyildir [at] fas.harvard.edu
- Joint CMES
Research Interests: Europe/Middle East; Turkey, Germany, Iran; Political economy, neoliberal economic restructuring, trans-nationalism.
eyildiz [at] fas.harvard.edu
qyuan [at] fas.harvard.edu
Research Interests: North and Southeast China; Social experiences of ordinary Chinese people, especially their political and religious life.
minzhang [at] fas.harvard.edu