1. University of Virginia
  2. Arts & Sciences

Graduate Students

Haytham Althubaiti

Pre-Fieldwork

Cory-Alice Andre-Johnson

Conducting Field Research
Subdiscipline/s: Socio-cultural

Specializations:

Madagascar, Shamanism, Spirit Possession, Identity, Ontology and Phenomenology, and Philosophical Anthropology

Jeffrey Attridge

Pre-Fieldwork
Subdiscipline/s: Socio-cultural

Specializations:

Transnational Indigeneity, Borderlands, Cultural Heritage Management, Museum Anthropology, Collaborative Museology, Postcolonialism, Alterity, Cultural Exchange, Activist Anthropology, Mexico, Latin America

Julia Barnes

Pre-Fieldwork

Irtefa Binte-Farid

Fieldwork Completed
Subdiscipline/s: Socio-cultural

Specializations:

Gender, Kinship, Labor Migration, Nationalism, Middle East, South Asia

Lee Bloch

Fieldwork Completed
Subdiscipline/s: Archaeology, Socio-cultural

Specializations:

Collaborative and decolonizing methodologies, Indigeneity, space and place, temporality, human-nonhuman relationships, archaeological ethnography, oral histories, museum studies, religion and spirituality, feminist and queer theory

Erika Brant

Fieldwork Completed
Subdiscipline/s: Archaeology

Specializations:

Complex societies, ideological change, landscape archaeology, post-collapse regenerative processes, craft production; The Andes.

Alison Broach

Fieldwork Completed
Subdiscipline/s: Linguistics, Socio-cultural

Specializations:

Linguistic anthropology, language endangerment, language revitalization, Guatemala, Caribbean Latin America, ancestors, spirit possession

 

Tracie Canada

Conducting Field Research
Subdiscipline/s: Socio-cultural

Specializations:

Anthropology of sport; race theory; African American ethnography; institutions of higher education; North America

 

Jacqueline Cieslak

Fieldwork Completed
Subdiscipline/s: Socio-cultural

Specializations:

socio-cultural anthropology, India, caste, cleanliness, development, political economy, waste

Dannah Dennis

Fieldwork Completed
Subdiscipline/s: Socio-cultural

Specializations:

Nepal, Brahmans, hierachy, religion, secularism, education, nationalism

Brandon Dillard

Pre-Fieldwork
Subdiscipline/s: Socio-cultural

Specializations:

Race, Class, Gender and structural/systemic power imbalance as presented through Public History and in Museum Interpretation.

Bremen Donovan

Conducting Field Research
Subdiscipline/s: Socio-cultural

Specializations:

Violence, Displacement, Race, Policing, Law, Spatialization, Ethics, Film, Public Ethnography, West Africa, France, United States

Grace East

Pre-Fieldwork
Subdiscipline/s: Linguistics

Specializations:

Linguistic and cognitive anthropology, spatial cognition, conceptual metaphor, co-speech gesture, linguistic relativity, language shift, endangerment, and documentation, West Africa

Kyle Edwards

Conducting Field Research
Subdiscipline/s: Archaeology

Specializations:

North America, Southwest, Southeast, Colonialism, Palynology, Environmental Archaeology

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