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Cari Tusing's picture
Cari Tusing
ctusing@email.arizona.edu
Office: Haury 120
I study rural livelihoods, land politics and dispossesion, indigenous epistemologies, oral history and ethnography. I am a SocioCultural PhD student in the School of Anthropology with a PhD Minor in Latin American Studies at the University of Arizona. My work examines rural peoples (campesino and...
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Paula Ugalde
paulaugalde@email.arizona.edu
I am a doctoral student in the Anthropology program. My major is in Archaeology and my minor in Geosciences. I come from Chile, where I earned my BA in Archaeology (Universidad de Chile, 2010). My research focuses on the early peopling of the Atacama Desert. Broadly, I am interested in the history...
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Mary-Caitlyn Valentinsson
Graduate Teaching Associate
mvalentinsson@email.arizona.edu
I'm a sociolinguist and linguistic anthropologist who studies how media and pop culture shape the way people use language. Generally speaking, I'm interested in how consumers and producers of pop culture and mass media use language as a semiotic resource for accomplishing different kinds of...
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Pamela B. Vandiver
Professor of Anthropology, Professor (MSE)
vandiver@mse.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.400.2270
FAX: 520.621.8059
Office: John W. Harshbarger Building, Room 141
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Marcela Vásquez-León
Associate Professor in Anthropology / Associate Research Anthropologist (BARA)
mvasquez@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.626.7623
Office: Geronimo Building, Room 350A
  Vasquez-Leon was born and raised in Bogotá, Colombia. She has an interdisciplinary background, with a Ph.D. in Anthropology and an M.S. in Agricultural Economics from the University of Arizona. Currently, she has a joint appointment at BARA and the...
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Mary E. Voyatzis
Professor of Anthropology
mev@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.621.3446
FAX: 520.621.9118
Office: Emil W. Haury Building, Room 122A
Dr. Voyatzis is trained as a Classical Archaeologist and has been working in Greece for over 35 years. Her research areas involve Ancient Greek ritual and religion, sanctuaries and their development over time, and ancient Greek pottery. Dr. Voyatzis was a Principal Investigator in the excavations...
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Gina Watkinson
Conservation Laboratory Coordinator (ASM)
gwatkins@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520)-621-6314
Office: Arizona State Museum, Conservation Lab, Room 125
Gina is an archaeology doctoral student in the School of Anthropology, University of Arizona. She began the archaeology program in the fall of 2016. Gina is also the laboratory coordinator for the Preservation Division at the Arizona State Museum where she has worked since 2007.  She received a...
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James T. Watson
Associate Professor of Anthropology, Associate Curator of Bioarchaeology (ASM)
watsonjt@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-4794
Office: Arizona State Museum, Room 215-N
    My research examines health and disease in prehistoric populations through their skeletal remains. I am specifically interested in understanding prehistoric human adaptations in desert ecosystems and the role local resources play in the adoption of agriculture and their impact on health....
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Linda R. Waugh
Professor of Anthropology, Professor (French & Italian, and English), Chair (SLAT)
lwaugh@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.621.3759
FAX: 520.621.8022
Office: Modern Language Building, Room 558
Linda R. Waugh is professor in the Departments of French & Italian and English at the University of Arizona, and an affiliate of the Departments of Linguistics, Anthropology, and Language, Reading and Culture. She is currently Chair of the Graduate Interdisciplinary Doctoral Program in...
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Thomas Weaver
Professor Emeritus
tweaver@email.arizona.edu
TEL:
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James Webber
Ph.D. Program
jwebber@email.arizona.edu
Office: 408B
I am a Ph.D. student studying at the University of Arizona under the tutelage of Dr. David Raichlen. I came to the U of A with an interest in barefoot running that I have transformed into a holistic exploration...
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Rebecca Wey
rwey@email.arizona.edu
I am currently studying a literary initiative launched in response to narco-violence in Mexico, Nuestra Aparente Rendición, or “Our Apparent Surrender.”  Drawing from Richard Rorty’s concept of the contingency of language and articulating this to a critical project with Lacanian psychoanalysis, I...
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Alena Wigodner
awigodner@email.arizona.edu
I am a PhD student in archaeology with a concentration in archaeology of the Mediterranean world. I received my B.A. from Washington University in St. Louis in 2014 and my M.A. from the University of Arizona in 2017. My area of focus is Roman colonialism, specifically in the western Roman provinces...
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Richard H. Wilkinson
Regents' Professor and Professor Emeritus
egypt@email.arizona.edu
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Brackette F. Williams
Associate Professor of Anthropology
bfw@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520-621-6284
FAX: 520-621-2088
Office: Haury Anthropology 308
Associate Professor Brackette F. Williams (Ph.D. Johns Hopkins University, 1984) is interested in three overlapping areas critical to modeling the socialization of agents for relations among ethnicity, gender, age, and dark sector economic activities. Her initial research and publications focused...
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Jordan Wilson
Bioarchaeologist
chukson394@gmail.com
I am a doctoral candidate in bioarchaeology. My research focuses on developing experimentally-based archaeothanatological approaches to the study of mortuary contexts, both ancient and in modern, forensic contexts. 
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Whit Wilson
Student Worker
wmwilson1@email.arizona.edu
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Matthew Winter
mwinter@email.arizona.edu
I study the archaeology and history of the ancient Mediterranean, with a chronological focus on the Hellenistic and Roman periods. Though I primarily am interested in the cultural mixing pot that was the Eastern Mediterranean, I take a comprehensive approach to studying imperial systems that...
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Alicia Woods
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Drexel G. Woodson (On Leave for 2015 - 2016)
Associate Professor of Anthropology, Associate Research Anthropologist (BARA)
dwoodson@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.626.8811
FAX: 520.621.2088
Office: Geronimo Building, Room 328
Drexel Woodson (Ph.D. University of Chicago, 1990) is an Associate Professor of Anthropology and an Associate Research Anthropologist with the Bureau of Applied Research in Anthropology. His research in Latin America and the Caribbean focuses on biography, history and bibliography in the...
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Kayla Worthey
kbworthey@email.arizona.edu
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Anne L. Wright
Professor of Anthropology, Professor (Pediatrics), Senior Associate Dean (Faculty Affairs)
awright@resp-sci.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.626.6754
FAX: 520.626.6970
Office: Arizona Health Sciences Center
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Liye Xie
xiexie1@email.arizona.edu
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Landon Yarrington
lyarrington@email.arizona.edu
I am a sociocultural anthropologist with training in historical and applied anthropology. My enduring intellectual interest in anthropology can be communicated in the following question: How does structure enable and limit individuals to see symbolic dimensions of practices, relations, and...
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Jonna Yarrington
In the Field / Dissertating
jmknap@email.arizona.edu
Office: Haury 124E
I am a cultural and linguistic anthropologist specializing in human stratification. I study how distinctions among individuals and groups are ideologically naturalized, politically maintained, and continually reproduced.   Research Interests: modes of differentiation (namely kinship, ethnicity,...
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Irie Yee
Student Worker
irieyee@email.arizona.edu
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María Nieves Zedeño
Professor of Anthropology, Research Anthropologist (BARA)
mzedeno@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.621.9607
FAX: 520.621.9608
Office: Emil W. Haury Building, Room 316B
Hi! I am a North American archaeologist, who, upon joining the Native American Cultural Resource Revitalization Program at theBureau of Applied...
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Stephen L. Zegura
Professor Emeritus of Anthropology
zeguras@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.621.6309
Office: Geronimo Building, Room 304
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Qing Zhang
Associate Professor of Anthropology
zhangq1@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.626.5618
FAX: 520.621.2088
Office: Emil W. Haury Building, Room 310C
My research concerns the constitutive role of language in contexts of social change and globalization. Specifically, my work has dealt with the entanglements of linguistic practice and rapid socioeconomic transformations in the People’s Republic of China. As a country changing from a formerly “...
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