Core Faculty

E. Charles Adams's picture
E. Charles Adams
Professor of Anthropology, Curator, Archaeology (ASM)
ecadams@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.621.2093
FAX: 520.621.2976
Office: Arizona State Museum North, Room 219
Curator of Archaeology, Arizona State Museum.Director of Homolovi Research Program. Director, Rock Art Ranch Fieldschool
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Ana Maria Alonso (On Leave for 2017-2018)
Associate Professor of Anthropology
alonso@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.621.2305
FAX: 520.621.2088
Office: Emil W. Haury Building, Room 304
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Maribel Alvarez
Associate Professor of Anthropology, Associate Research Social Scientist, Southwest Center
alvarezm@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 626-6755
Office: The Little Chapel (1401 E. First Street)
Dr. Maribel Alvarez, Ph.D. is a Trustee of the Library of Congress’ American Folklife Center. In 2009-10, she was a Fulbright Fellow in Sonora, Mexico researching agricultural practices and regional foodways. A nationally recognized public scholar named by Community Arts a “bridge” between academia...
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Diane E. Austin
Professor and Director, School of Anthropology, Research Anthropologist (BARA)
daustin@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.621.6298
FAX: 520.621.2088
Office: Haury Anthropology Building, Room 210F
Diane Austin is an applied environmental anthropologist whose work focuses on community dynamics amid large-scale industrial activity, alternative technologies to address environmental and social problems, environmental education, impact assessment, and community-based, collaborative research and...
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Mamadou A. Baro's picture
Mamadou A. Baro
Associate Professor of Anthropology, Associate Research Anthropologist (BARA)
baro@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-2624
FAX: 520.621.2088
Office: Emil W. Haury Building, Room 318
Mamadou Baro is a faculty member of BARA (Bureau of Applied Research in Anthropology) which is responsible for many successes in research and outreach presences in sub-Saharan Africa, primarily Senegal, Mauritania, Niger and Tanzania. The African Partnerships Initiative has developed an innovative...
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Emma Blake
Associate Professor of Anthropology
ecblake@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.626.4922
FAX: 520.621.2088
Office: Emil W. Haury Building, Room 227
  Emma Blake is an archaeologist who studies Italy in the second and first millennia BCE. Her doctoral dissertation focused on monumentality on Sardinia in the Bronze Age, but since then she has shifted her fieldwork to northwest Sicily, where she has worked for many years, first as an Assistant...
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Megan Carney
Assistant Professor
I am a sociocultural and critical medical anthropologist with specializations in transnational and gendered migration, migrant health, food and food systems, and biopolitics. My research consists of fieldwork in the western United States with Latin@, Mexican, and Central American communities and in...
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T.J. Ferguson
Professor of Anthropology; Coordinator (M.A. in Applied Archaeology); Chair, University Indian Ruins Preservation and Management Committee
tjf@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.626.9684
FAX: 520.621.2088
Office: Emil W. Haury Building, Room 408D
Editor, Anthropological Papers of the University of Arizona
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Timothy J. Finan (On Sabbatical Fall 2017)'s picture
Timothy J. Finan (On Sabbatical Fall 2017)
Professor of Anthropology, Research Anthropologist (BARA)
finan@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.621.6972
FAX: 520.612.9608
Office: Geronimo 300
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Lars Fogelin
Associate Professor and Associate Director, Anthropology
lfogelin@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.621.6305
FAX: 520.621.2088
Office: Emil W. Haury Building, Room 312
Lars Fogelin studies the archaeology of Buddhism in South Asia. Fogelin also engages in broader research on the archaeology of religion and the application of the philosophy of science to archaeology.
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Linda Green
Associate Professor of Anthropology
lbgreen@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520-621-6298
FAX: 520.621.2088
Office: Emil W. Haury Building, Room 310C
I am a socio-cutural and medical anthropologist. In my scholarship I draw on insights garnered from over two decades of field-based research that has centered on multi-dimensional aspects of violence, directed in particular, against indigenous peoples in three geographical regions,1. in the rural...
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James B. Greenberg
Professor of Anthropology & Research Anthropologist (BARA)
jgreenbe@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.621.6316
FAX: 520.621.2088
Office: Geronimo Building, Room 324
Editor,Journal of Political Ecology.
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Eleni Hasaki
Associate Professor of Anthropology and Classics; Director of Undergraduate Studies, Co-Director, Laboratory for Traditional Technology
hasakie@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.626.1398
FAX: 520.621.8516
Office: Haury 314A
  Eleni Hasaki (Associate Professor, Anthropology/Classics) is a Mediterranean archaeologist whose research focuses on the craft technologies of Classical antiquity, the spatial organization of workshops, craft apprenticeship, and the negotiation of social status through crafts, especially ceramics...
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Vance T. Holliday
Professor of Anthropology & Geosciences (Adjunct in Geography)
vthollid@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.621.4734
FAX: 520.621.2088
Office: Emil W. Haury Building, Room 406
Vance Holliday is both an archaeologist and geologist who has spent much of his career reconstructing and interpreting the landscapes and environments in which past societies lived, and how these conditions evolved. Most of his geoarchaeological research has focused on Paleoindian archaeology on...
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Takeshi Inomata
Professor of Anthropology, Agnese Nelms Haury Chair in Environment and Social Justice
inomata@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.621.2961
FAX: 520.621.2088
Office: Emil W. Haury Building, Room 413
Takeshi Inomata is an archaeologist who studies Maya civilization, social change, warfare, architecture, and ceramics. He has worked at the Maya sites of Aguateca and Ceibal, Guatemala.
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David Killick
Professor of Anthropology
killick@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.621.8685
FAX: 520.621.2088
Office: Emil W. Haury Building, Room 310E
I have taught at the University of Arizona since 1991. I was the first hire in W. David Kingery's Culture, Science and Technology Program and taught the history and sociology of technology in both the College of Social Sciences and the College of Engineering. At that time I did mostly...
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Steven L. Kuhn (On Sabbatical Fall 2017–Spring 2018)
Fred A. Riecker Professor of Anthropology; Director (Center for Mediterranean Archaology and the Environment)
skuhn@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.626.9135
FAX: 520.621.2088
Office: Emil W. Haury Building, Room 409C
I am Professor  in the School of Anthropology. I am currently involved in collaborative archaeological fieldwork and laboratory projects investigating Paleolithic sites and assemblages in Serbia, Morocco and China, as well as the Levant.  My research interests center on the evolution of human...
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Janelle Lamoreaux
Assistant Professor
jlamoreaux@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 623-0373
Office: Haury 318
I am a sociocultural anthropologist who focuses on the anthropology of science & technology with an emphasis on reproduction, gender and the environment. My dissertation (UC Berkeley 2013) investigated the relationship between reproductive and environmental health in China, especially as it...
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Evan MacLean
Assistant Professor
evanmaclean@email.arizona.edu
Office: 313A2
I am an evolutionary anthropologist and comparative psychologist with research interests in how and why cognition evolves.  My research program is motivated both by questions about what makes the human mind unique, and broader evolutionary questions regarding the proximate mechanisms and functional...
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Barbara Mills's picture
Barbara Mills
Professor of Anthropology, Curator of Archaeology (ASM), Professor (American Indian Studies)
bmills@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520) 621-9671
FAX: (520) 621-2088
Office: Emil W. Haury Building, Room 408E
  I am an anthropological archaeologist with broad interests in archaeological method and theory, especially (but not exclusively) as applied to the North American Southwest.  My work has focused on ceramic analysis as a tool for understanding production, distribution, and consumption but more...
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Lindsay M. Montgomery
Assistant Professor of Anthropology
lmmontgomery@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520-621-5109
Office: Haury Building, 408D
Lindsay Montgomery is a anthropological archaeologists whose work focuses on the material practices of nomadic groups during the Spanish colonial period. Her research employs a collaborative and multi-disciplinary approach, which brings together archaeological, archival, and ethnographic sources to...
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Mark Nichter
Regents' Professor and Professor of Anthropology, Public Health, Family Medicine
mnichter@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.621.2665
FAX: 520.621.2088
Office: Emil W. Haury Building, Room 214
I am a sociocultural anthropologist who specializes in medical anthropology and has considerable field experience in Global Health, health disparities, and ethnomedicine broadly defined. I have conducted research on a wide range of topics from child survival and reproductive health to emerging...
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Mimi Nichter (Sabbatical Spring 2016)'s picture
Mimi Nichter (Sabbatical Spring 2016)
Professor of Anthropology, Joint Appointments in Public Health and Family and Consumer Resources
mimin@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.626.9067
FAX: 520.621.2088
Office: Geronimo Building, Room 318
I am a sociocultural anthropologist whose research focuses in the area of medical anthropology. I have long standing interests in health and development both in the United States as well as in South and Southeast Asia. I have an extensive background working in maternal and child health and women's...
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John W. Olsen
Regents' Professor Emeritus
jwo@arizona.edu
Capping a 36-year career on the faculty of the University of Arizona, John Olsen retired from UA in 2016 to focus his energies on research.  He is a former Head of the UA Department of Anthropology (1998-2008) and is now Executive Director of the Je Tsongkhapa Endowment for Central and Inner Asian...
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Thomas K. Park
Associate Professor of Anthropology, Associate Professor (MENAS), Assoc. Research Anthropologist (BARA)
tpark@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.621.2632
FAX: 520.621.2088
Office: Geronimo Building, Room 316
Education: University of Wisconsin - Madison: Ph.D. Anthropology and History 1983. M.A. Agricultural Economics 1982. M.A. Anthropology 1977. McGill University, Montreal, Canada: B.A. 1st Class Honors in Anthropology and Philosophy 1974. University of Bergen, Norway: Studied Anthropology 1971-2....
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Ivy L. Pike (On Sabbatical Fall 2017–Spring 2018)
Associate Professor of Anthropology
ilpike@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.626.2099
FAX: 520.621.2088
Office: Emil W. Haury Building, Room 302
My research blends the impacts of inequality on health with the acknowledgement that human biology is shaped by our evolutionary heritage.   I am interested in blending evolution and embodiment - what evolutionary mechanisms allow us to track our social and physical environments to improve fitness...
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Eric Plemons
Assistant Professor of Anthropology
eplemons@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520-621-3102
Office: Haury 315
I am a medical anthropologist focused on surgical practice and the production, circulation and application of expert knowledge on gendered bodies. My first book, The Look of a Woman (2017, Duke University Press), examines Facial Feminization Surgery, a series of bone and soft tissue reconstructive...
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David A. Raichlen's picture
David A. Raichlen
Associate Professor of Anthropology
raichlen@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.626.4543
Office: Emil W. Haury Building, Room 310D
Our lab is focused on understanding how humans' unique evolutionary history explains modern human physiological variation and how we can use an evolutionary context to improve health and well-being today. Specifically, we believe a shift towards high levels of physical activity during our...
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Irene Romano
Professor, Anthropology
ireneromano@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520-626-1377
Office: Arizona State Museum North, Rm 316
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David Gilman Romano (On Sabbatical Fall 2017–Spring 2018)
Nicholas and Athena Karabots Professor of Greek Archaeology and Director, Archaeological Mapping Lab
dgromano@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.621.5343
FAX: 520.621.2088
Office: Emil W. Haury Anthropology Building, Room 122B
Director, Archaeological Mapping Lab, http://archaeologicalmappinglab.org
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