1. University of Virginia
  2. Arts & Sciences

Graduate Students

Shreya Maini

Subdiscipline/s: Socio-cultural

Specializations:

Temporality, history, reincarnation, philosophical anthropology, South Asia

Sue Ann McCarty

Subdiscipline/s: Archaeology

Specializations:

Near Eastern archaeology (esp. the Halaf cultural horizon); sociopolitical organization and inequality; non-state societies; political economy; Orientalism and nationalism in archaeology; faunal analysis; ceramic analysis; Southeast Turkey/Northern Mesopotamia.

Zachary McKeeby

Michelle Morgenstern

Subdiscipline/s: Linguistics

Specializations:

Ethics, activism, semiotics, linguistic creativity and play, language ideology, US, political and moral discourse, digital discourse, new media, science and technology

Amber Nesbitt

Jeffrey Nicola

Subdiscipline/s: Archaeology

Specializations:

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

Caroline Noel

Mary Pancoast

Subdiscipline/s: Socio-cultural

Specializations:

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

Xinyan Peng

Ray Qu

Subdiscipline/s: Socio-cultural

Specializations:

Anthropology of Religion, Uncertainty and Precarity, Temporality and Hope, Health and Well-Being, Spiritual Healing, Care, Personhood, and Greater China.

Saad Quasem

Subdiscipline/s: Socio-cultural

Specializations:

South Asia 

Rachel Rambo

Anthony Schienschang

Subdiscipline/s: Socio-cultural

Specializations:

Western militaries; ethics; military anthropology; power dynamics; nationalism; violence; human rights violations; training methodologies

Ekaterina Sevastakis

Subdiscipline/s: Archaeology

Specializations:

Zooarchaeology, Archaeology, Near East, Mediterranean

Harri Siikala

Fieldwork Completed

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