Full Time Faculty

Andrea Allen

Andrea Allen

Sociocultural Anthropology/GSWS

Research Interests / Specializations: Race* gender* sexuality* religion* immigration* interpersonal violence* feminist anthropology* queer anthropology* Black Studies* LGBTQ Studies**Brazil, Portugal, African Diaspora
SSC 3328
519-438-7224 x198
aallen65@uwo.ca
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Greg Beckett  *Undergraduate Chair

Greg Beckett *Undergraduate Chair

Sociocultural Anthropology

Research Interests / Specializations: Crisis * Disaster & trauma * Responses to crisis * Humanitarian intervention ** Caribbean, specifically Haiti
SSC 3409
(519) 661-2111 x85081
gbeckett@uwo.ca
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Lindsay Bell

Lindsay Bell

Sociocultural Anthropology

Research Interests / Specializations: Language * Political economy * Circumpolar world * Natural resource development * Visual & ethnographic methods * Aboriginal/Indigenous - state relations **Alaska, Northern Canada, Finland
SSC 3312
(519) 661-2111 x82541
lindsay.bell@uwo.ca
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Pamela Block

Pamela Block

Sociocultural Anthropology

Research Interests / Specializations: Disability culture and cultural perceptions of disability * Movements of disability liberation (justice and rights) * Disability oppression (eugenics, sterilization, mass-incarceration and killing) * Intersections of gender, sexuality, race/ethnicity, poverty, and disability * Emergence of autistic and disability studies in Brazil and other Global South Countries **Brazil, United States, Canada
SSC 3425
(519) 661-2111 x85077
pblock@uwo.ca
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Kim Clark

Kim Clark

Sociocultural Anthropology

Research Interests / Specializations: Political anthropology * Historical anthropology * Anthropology of the state ** Ecuador
SSC 3412
(519) 661-2111 x85090
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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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 3215
(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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Nicholas Harney   ** Dean

Nicholas Harney ** Dean

Sociocultural Anthropology

Research Interests / Specializations: Urban life * migration studies * critical perspectives on global processes with a focus on Canada and Italy
Lisa Hodgetts

Lisa Hodgetts

Archaeology & Bioarchaeology

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

Trish Markert

Archaeology

Research Interests / Specializations: Historical Archaeology * Oral History * Placemaking * Migration and Settler Colonialism in North America * Linguistic/Narrative Analysis * Archaeological Ethics * Archives and Museums * Community-Based Archaeology * Texas and the American West
SSC 3433
(519) 661-2111 x85100
pmarkert@uwo.ca
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Andrew Nelson    *Department Chair

Andrew Nelson *Department Chair

Biological Anthropology & Archaeology

Research Interests / Specializations: Bioarchaeology * Human Skeletal Biology * Paleoradiology * Hominin Evolution * Paleopathology * Archaeometry * Mummy Studies ** Peru (North Coast), Egypt
SSC 3410
(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 * Names & Naming * Immigration & Belonging * Weather & Culture ** Northeast Brazil, Canada
SSC 3404
(519) 661-2111 x85098
pennesi@uwo.ca
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Jay Stock

Jay Stock

Biological Anthropology

Research Interests / Specializations: Bioarchaeology * Skeletal biology * Phenotypic plasticity * Human variation * Growth and development * Evolutionary ecology * Biomechanics and behaviour * Hunter-gatherers * Origins of agriculture * Human athletic palaeobiology **Jordan, Malta, Sri Lanka, Japan, Sub-Saharan Africa
SSC 3316
(519) 661-2111 x 80547
jstock8@uwo.ca
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Peter  Timmins

Peter Timmins

Archaeology

Research Interests / Specializations: Cultural Resource Management * Indigenous Peoples and archaeology * Hunter-Gatherer-Foragers * Early Farming Societies ** Great Lakes, Northeastern North America
SSC 3216
(519) 661-2111 x85097
ptimmins@uwo.ca
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Jeremy Trombley

Jeremy Trombley

Sociocultural Anthropology

Research Interests / Specializations: Environmental anthropology, science and technology studies, activist research methods, and post-constructivist theory
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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Andrea Waters-Rist         *Graduate Chair

Andrea Waters-Rist *Graduate Chair

Biological Anthropology

Research Interests / Specializations: Human Osteoarchaeology * Paleodiet * Infant Feeding Practices * Paleopathology * Dental Anthropology * Growth and Development * Hunter-Fisher-Gatherers * Stable Isotopes * Trace Elements * Synchrotron Light Technology ** Siberia, The Netherlands, Nicaragua
SSC 3427
519- 661-2111 x 85091
awaters8@uwo.ca
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