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Kim Clark -        Department Chair

Kim Clark - Department Chair

Sociocultural Anthropology

Research Interests / Specializations: Sociocultural * historical * culture and political economy * ethnography of the state * race, class, gender, ethnicity, nation ** Ecuador; the Andes; Latin America
SSC 3323
(519) 661-2111 x85085
akc@uwo.ca

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Ian Colquhoun

Ian Colquhoun

Biological Anthropology

Research Interests / Specializations: Primate Ecology, Behaviour and Conservation * Ethnoprimatology * Bioacrchaeological Analysis ** Madagascar
SSC 3428
(519) 661-2111 x 85061
colquhou@uwo.ca

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Regna Darnell

Regna Darnell

Sociocultural & Linguistic Anthropology

Research Interests / Specializations: Linguistic and Symbolic Anthropology * Cross-Cultural Mis-Communication * Ethnohistory * Ecosystem Health * Theory * Indigenous Knowledge ** First Nations (Plains Cree, Anishinaabe, Haudenosaunee)
SSC 3329
(519) 661-2111 x85087
rdarnell@uwo.ca
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Chris Ellis

Chris Ellis

Archaeology

Research Interests / Specializations: Archaeology * Hunting and Gathering Societies * Analyses of Stone Artifacts * Peopling of the Americas ** Ontario, Great Lakes, Eastern North America
SSC 3409
(519) 661-2111 x 85081
cjellis@uwo.ca

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Randa Farah

Randa Farah

Sociocultural Anthropology

Research Interests / Specializations: Displacement; Refugees; History/Memory/Identity, Colonialism, Non-western nationalism, Children and Youth ** Middle East and North Africa
SSC 3423A
(519) 661-2111 x85088
rfarah2@uwo.ca

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Neal Ferris

Neal Ferris

Archaeology

Research Interests / Specializations: Archaeology * Woodland * Historical * Colonialisms - Contemporary Practice and Praxis ** Great Lakes * Eastern North America * North-Atlantic Colonialism
SSC 3331
(519) 661-2111 x85059
nferris@uwo.ca

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Tania Granadillo

Tania Granadillo

Linguistic & Sociocultural Anthropology

Research Interests / Specializations: Linguistic Anthropology/Linguistics * Endangered languages * Language ideologies * Language documentation * Language and culture ** Lowland Amazonia, Venezuela, Latin America
SSC 3408
(519) 661-2111 x85096
tgranadi@uwo.ca

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Lisa Hodgetts

Lisa Hodgetts

Archaeology & Bioarchaeology

Research Interests / Specializations: Community Archaeology * Zooarchaeology * Archaeological Geophysics * Digital Heritage * Canadian Arctic and Subarctic
SSC 3423
(519) 661-2111 x80105
lisa.hodgetts@uwo.ca

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Dan Jorgensen

Dan Jorgensen

Sociocultural Anthropology

Research Interests / Specializations: Anthropology of Resource Frontiers * Anthropology of Christianity * Myth and Narrative ** Papua New Guinea
SSC 3214
(519) 661-2111 x84702
dwj@uwo.ca

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Sherrie Larkin - Undergraduate Chair

Sherrie Larkin - Undergraduate Chair

Sociocultural Anthropology

Research Interests / Specializations: Migration * Development * Tourism ** Eastern Caribbean
SSC 3328
(519) 661-2111 x85084
slarkin@uwo.ca

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Jean-Francois Millaire - Graduate Chair

Jean-Francois Millaire - Graduate Chair

Archaeology

Research Interests / Specializations: Archaeology of the Andean region * early complex societies * settlement patterns * ritual practices * textiles * GIS ** Peru
SSC 3216
(519) 661-2111 x85077
jean-francois.millaire@uwo.ca

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Andrew Nelson

Andrew Nelson

Biological Anthropology & Archaeology

Research Interests / Specializations: Bioarchaeology * Human Skeletal Biology * Paleoradiology * Hominid Evolution * Paleopathology * Archaeometry * Mummy Studies ** Peru (North Coast), Egypt
SSC 3215
(519) 661-2111 x85101
anelson@uwo.ca

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Karen Pennesi

Karen Pennesi

Linguistic & Sociocultural Anthropology

Research Interests / Specializations: Linguistic Anthropology * Linguistics * Language & Identity * Performance * Language & Environment * Weather & Culture ** Northeast Brazil, Canada
SSC 3404
(519) 661-2111 x85098
pennesi@uwo.ca

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Adriana Premat

Adriana Premat

Sociocultural Anthropology

Research Interests / Specializations: Space and place * Political ecology * State power * Urban poverty * Sustainable development * Environmentalism ** Cuba, Argentina and Canada
SSC 3425
(519) 661-2111 x85100
apremat@uwo.ca

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Peter  Timmins

Peter Timmins

Archaeology

Research Interests / Specializations: Archaeology * Cultural Resource Management * Archaeology and First Nations * Precontact Iroquoian History ** Lower Great Lakes
SSC 3213
(519) 661-2111 x85097
ptimmins@uwo.ca

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Andrew Walsh

Andrew Walsh

Sociocultural Anthropology

Research Interests / Specializations: Artisanal Mining Communities * Conservation and Ecotourism * Commodity Production and Consumption ** Madagascar
SSC 3402
(519) 661-2111 x85092
awalsh33@uwo.ca

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