1. University of Virginia
  2. Arts & Sciences

Graduate Students

Jeffrey Nicola

Fieldwork Completed
Subdiscipline/s: Archaeology

Specializations:

Turkish Archaeology, Zooarchaeology, Archaeology of Taboo, Late Chalcolithic, Assyrian Colony, "Greek Dark Ages", Hittite Empire, Statistics, and Geographic Settlement Systems.

Susan Palazzo

Fieldwork Completed
Subdiscipline/s: Archaeology

Specializations:

Sardinia and southern mainland Italy; Mediterranean archaeology; faunal analysis; foodways; colonial situations; identity; non-elite households; cultural transitions

Mary Pancoast

Fieldwork Completed
Subdiscipline/s: Socio-cultural

Specializations:

Human rights (women's rights, LGBT). Legal decisions and legal encounters; United States.

Xinyan Peng

Pre-Fieldwork
Subdiscipline/s: Socio-cultural

Specializations:

Linguistic anthropology, anthropology of Christianity, Protestantism, transnational migration, U.S., China

Natalie Pope

Pre-Fieldwork

Xiaolei Qu

Pre-Fieldwork

Saad Quasem

Pre-Fieldwork
Subdiscipline/s: Socio-cultural

Specializations:

South Asia 

Alessandro Questa

Fieldwork Completed
Subdiscipline/s: Socio-cultural

Specializations:

fieldwork with different groups in Mesoamerica (Mexico). Currently working with Nawa of Puebla. Previous research on ritual kinship, shamanism, personhood and mythology. Currently interested in ritual dances, masking practices and material culture.

Grace Reynolds

Fieldwork Completed
Subdiscipline/s: Linguistics

Specializations:

Catalonia, social movements, linguistic choice, narrative

Jessica Rigney

Pre-Fieldwork
Subdiscipline/s: Linguistics

Specializations:

Endangered Languages, Ethnography of Language Documentation, Orthography Development

Giancarlo Rolando

Fieldwork Completed
Subdiscipline/s: Socio-cultural

Specializations:

 Indigenous epistemologies, the production of appropriate human beings, personhood, shamanism, Amazonia, Pano

Ekaterina Sevastakis

Pre-Fieldwork
Subdiscipline/s: Archaeology

Specializations:

Zooarchaeology, Archaeology, Near East, Mediterranean

Harri Siikala

Fieldwork Completed

Sheena Singh

Fieldwork Completed
Subdiscipline/s: Socio-cultural

Specializations:

Environmental anthropology, cosmopolitanism; South Asia.

Gregory Sollish

Pre-Fieldwork

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