KATIA ALMEIDA, Ph.D.
(Federal University of Rio Janeiro)
Cultural and social anthropology; art and aesthetics in cross-cultural perspective; Amazonian ethnology; Latin American studies.
EILEEN ANDERSON-FYE, Ed.D.
Psychological and medical anthropology; culture, gender and human development; anthropology of adolescence; globalization; immigration; mental health; eating and body image disorders; obesity and obesity stigma; child abuse and trauma; adolescent psychiatric medication usage; person-centered ethnography; mixed methods; Belize; multi-sited ethnography; Latin America, Caribbean, Asia.
CYNTHIA M. BEALL, Ph.D.
(Pennsylvania State University)
Sarah Idell Pyle Professor; Distinguished University Professor; Co-Director, Center for Research on Tibet
Physical anthropology; evolutionary human biology; evolutionary medicine; adaptation to high-altitude hypoxia on the Andean, Tibetan and East African plateaus.
ATWOOD D. GAINES, MA, Ph.D., M.P.H.
(University of California, Berkeley; University of California, Berkeley, School of Public Health)
Professor; Professor of Psychiatry and Professor of Bioethics, Case School of Medicine; Professor of Nursing, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing
Medical and psychiatric anthropology; cultural studies of science and medicine; cultural bioethics; religion; aging and dementia; social identity and health; United States, France, and the Mediterranean.
MELVYN C. GOLDSTEIN, Ph.D.
(University of Washington)
John Reynolds Harkness Professor; Co-Director, Center for Research on Tibet; Professor of International Health, School of Medicine
Social and cultural anthropology; development/ population anthropology; cross-cultural aging; cultural ecology, ethnicity and nationalism; anthropology and history; Tibet, China, Mongolia, Himalayas.
LAWRENCE P. GREKSA, Ph.D.
(Pennsylvania State University)
Professor and Chair
Physical anthropology; human biology; growth and development; nutrition; modernization; Polynesia, Andes, Old Order Amish.
VANESSA HILDEBRAND, Ph.D.
Sociocultural anthropology; maternal and reproductive health; science and technology studies; global health and global health policy; Southeast Asia, Indonesia, United States.
LEE D. HOFFER, Ph.D., M.P.E.
(University of Colorado, Denver; Washington University School of Medicine)
Cultural and medical anthropology; drug addiction; psychiatric epidemiology; ethnographic research methods; complex systems; computational modeling; economic anthropology; United States.
JILL E. KORBIN, Ph.D.
(University of California, Los Angeles)
Professor; Associate Dean, College of Arts and Sciences; Director, Schubert Center for Child Studies; Co-Director, Childhood Studies Program
Cultural, medical and psychological anthropology; cross-cultural child rearing and family studies; child abuse and neglect; family violence; neighborhood; United States, Old Order Amish.
JANET W. MCGRATH, Ph.D.
Professor; Associate Professor of International Health, School of Medicine
Biomedical anthropology; anthropology of infectious disease; international and global health; AIDS; urban health; United States, Africa.
JIM SHAFFER, Ph.D.
(University of Wisconsin, Madison)
Archaeology; South Asia; Southwest Asia; Harappan/Indus Valley Civilization; origins of food production; pastoral nomadism and ancient urban/state societies; the Indo-Aryan/European hypothesis; ancient settlement patterns.
LIHONG SHI, Ph.D.
Sociocultural anthropology; reproduction; gender, marriage, and family relations; population aging and sex-ratio imbalance; China, East Asia.