Core Faculty

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  • 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

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  • Iccha Basnyat

    Iccha Basnyat

    Associate Professor

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

  • Johanna Bockman

    Johanna Bockman

    Associate Professor

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

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  • 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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  • Byunghwan Ben Son

    Byunghwan Ben Son

    Associate Professor

    International & Comparative political economy, Asian Politics, Politics of inequality, Political Communication, Quantitative Methodology, Social media analysis

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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.