SoA Alums Accept Positions in IL, MI, NC, and NM

Congratulations to several recent School of Anthropology graduates who have obtained positions around the country:

  • Sam Duwe has accepted an offer to be an Assistant Professor in the Department of Anthropology and Applied Archaeology at Eastern New Mexico University, a small public school in Portales, beginning in August 2012. Duwe graduated from the SoA in 2011 with a Ph.D. in Southwestern archaeology. He is currently a Visiting Scholar at Cornell University.
  • Karin Friederic has accepted a tenure track position at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Karin graduated from the UA SoA in 2011 with a Ph.D. in cultural anthropology with a minor in medical anthropology. She is currently a Faculty Fellow at Colby College, teaching courses on global health, development, and human rights.
  • Thea Strand has accepted a full-time, continuing position as Instructor of Anthropology at Loyola University Chicago. She completed her Ph.D. in linguistic and cultural anthropology at UA in 2009, and is currently Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Wake Forest University.
  • Michael Wroblewski has accepted a tenure-track offer from Grand Valley State University in Allendale, Michigan. Wroblewski graduated from the SoA in 2010 with a Ph.D. in linguistic anthropology. He is currently a Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Wake Forest University in North Carolina. (One final UA–Wake Forest connection: Wake Forest is also the undergrad alma mater for 2012 SoA Ph.D. Lauren Carruth and Ph.D. Candidate Lauren Hayes.)

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