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  • Muna Altaweel

    Muna Altaweel

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Theories of Nationalism, Politics of Space, Identity Politics, Middle East, Levant, Trauma Studies

  • Jennifer Ashley

    Jennifer Ashley

    Associate Professor

    Digital media, television, news media, melodrama, parody, science and technology studies, Political subjectivity, politics of affect, democratic transition, social movements, human rights, memory, urban studies, Latin America

  • Hilary Sue Ayer

    Hilary Sue Ayer

    Adjunct Faculty

    Arabic translation and interpretation and the use of Arabic dialects in these fields.

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  • Iccha Basnyat

    Iccha Basnyat

    Associate Professor

    Culture, gender and health, health inequalities, global health communication, South and South East Asia

  • Jim Blevins

    Jim Blevins

    Professor

    morphology, syntax, quantitative linguistics, history of ideas

  • Johanna Bockman

    Johanna Bockman

    Associate Professor

    Globalization, neoliberalism, economic sociology, Eastern Europe, socialism and postsocialism, gentrification, Washington, DC

  • Koty S Bowen

    Koty S Bowen

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Political Anthropology, Queer Anthropology, Tourism, Globalization

  • Lisa C Breglia

    Lisa C Breglia

    Associate Professor

    Globalization; Energy, Environment and Sustainability; Political economy of resources; Museums, Heritage, Cultural Policy; Tourism; Mexico, Latin America; Ethnography

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  • Jason Dunick

    Jason Dunick

    Associate Professor

    labor economics, education policy, economics of development, and undergraduate pedagogy in economics

  • Basak Durgun

    Basak Durgun

    Adjunct Faculty

    Urban spaces, gentrification, governmentality, globalization and transnational sexualities

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  • Virginia Holm

    Virginia Holm

    Graduate Program Coordinator

  • Cortney Hughes Rinker

    Cortney Hughes Rinker

    Director

    Associate Professor

    Medical anthropology, aging and end-of-life care, pain management, reproductive health, Islam, technology, gender, Middle East and North Africa, the United States

  • Niklas Hultin

    Niklas Hultin

    Assistant Professor

    West Africa, Scandinavia, political and legal anthropology, human rights, law and law enforcement, small arms, information practices, migration, urban studies

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  • Yasemin Ipek

    Yasemin Ipek

    Assistant Professor

    Nationalism, sectarianism, transnational Islamic humanitarianism, activism and civil society, the Middle East

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  • Younsung Kim

    Younsung Kim

    Associate Professor

    Environmental governance, climate change policy, corporate environmentalism and public policy, public policy analysis and evaluation

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  • Mariely Lopez-Santana

    Mariely Lopez-Santana

    Associate Professor

    Comparative welfare states, comparative federalism (including intergovernmental relations, multilevel governance, and decentralization), Europeanization, governance (international and domestic).

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  • Jonathon Repinecz

    Jonathon Repinecz

    Associate Professor

    Modern African literatures and cultures; Modern francophone literatures and cultures; Intersections of literature and anthropology; Genocide studies; Folklore and oral literature; Postcolonial theory; Wolof (advanced reading) and Swahili (beginner).

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  • Rashmi Sadana

    Rashmi Sadana

    Associate Professor

    Urban space, gender, and social mobility; infrastructure, design, and the built environment; language politics and ideologies; cultural identity formation; ethnography of literature; postcolonial theory, globalization, India

  • Paul Smith

    Paul Smith

    Professor

    Political economy and culture, globalization, media and technology, critical race and gender theory

  • Byunghwan Ben Son

    Byunghwan Ben Son

    Associate Professor

    International & Comparative political economy, Exchange rates, Economic crisis, Democratization, Asian Politics

  • Pavithra Suresh

    Pavithra Suresh

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Diaspora, South Asian-American studies, transnational feminisms, disability, queer bodies, non-dominant epistemologies, critical pedagogy, governmentality and empire

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  • Sonja Taylor

    Sonja Taylor

    Adjunct Faculty

  • Abla Triki

    Abla Triki

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Migration and Border Studies, Humanitarianism, Globalization, MENA

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  • Matthew E. West

    Matthew E. West

    Assistant Professor

    Globalization; legal and economic anthropology; the anthropology of science and technology; patents, copyright, property, and piracy; creativity, copying, and the knowledge economy; semiotics; social media; environmental capitalism; China; Hong Kong; Taiwan.

  • Janis Woodward

    Janis Woodward

    Undergraduate Academic Advisor

    Graduate Professional Assistant

    socio-cultural anthropology, urban anthropology, youth culture, aging, place, space, urban design, skateboarding

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  • Chelsea Wenzhu Xu

    Chelsea Wenzhu Xu

    Graduate Teaching Assistant

    Film and media, popular culture, psychoanalysis, gender and sexuality, transnationalism