Faculty

Joane P. Nagel
University Distinguished Professor, Department Chair
785-864-4114
Fraser Hall, Room 621A

Research Areas:  ethnicity, gender & sexuality, environmental sociology, militarization of science.

Michael H. Crawford
785-864-4170
Lippincott Hall, Room 5

Research Areas: anthropological genetics, demography, molecular genetics, primate genetics, and genetics of twins, Arctic, North and Central America, Caribbean, Europe

Bartholomew C. Dean
Associate Professor, ANTH Director of Graduate Studies, (Ph.D., Harvard 1995)
785-864-2648
Fraser Hall, Rm. 639

Research Areas: critical theory, kinship, politics, symbolic forms, material culture, health and human rights, Amazonia, Latin America

Arienne M. Dwyer
Professor
785-864-2649
Fraser Hall, Room 638

Research Areas: typology, in situ research methods, media archives, language documentation, digital humanities, China, Inner Asia, Central Asia

Jane W. Gibson
Associate Professor
785-864-2635
Fraser Hall, Room 630

Research Areas: political ecology, economic anthropology, natural resource management, tourism and development, visual anthropology, US,

Sandra J. Gray
Associate Professor
785-864-2646
Fraser Hall, Room 626

Research Areas: human population biology, human growth and development, maternal and child health and nutrition, metabolic adaptation, pastoralists, East Africa

Hannoum_Majid
Professor
785-864-2650
Fraser Hall, Room 636

Research Areas: Anthropology and history, social theory, cultural identity, political modernity, historiography and memory, religion and politics, violence and the state, immigration and globalization, Middle East, North Africa, France

Jack L. Hofman
Associate Professor
785-864-2634
Fraser Hall, Room 622

Research Areas: hunters and gatherers, evolutionary ecology, lithics, Plains, Eastern North America

Professor, On leave academic year 2017-18.
785-864-2638
Fraser Hall, Room 629

Research Areas: ceramic analysis, digital archaeology, shamanism, Precolumbian art, Chibchan peoples, pseudoarchaeology, Central America, Isthmo-Colombian

Rolfe D. Mandel
University Distinguished Professor, Director, Kansas Geological Survey, Senior Scientist, Geoarcheaology/Quaternary Geology
785-864-2171
Moore Hall, Room 617

Research Areas: geoarchaeology, Quaternary soils and geology, landscape evolution, Great Plains, Eastern Mediterranean

Brent E. Metz
Associate Professor, Associate Chair, Curriculum Coordinator -- Dept of Anthropology
785-864-2631
Fraser Hall, Room 609

Research Areas: Indigeneity, indigenous reformulation, culture and power, collective memory, ethnographic representation, masculinity, Ch’orti’ Maya,

James H. Mielke
Professor & Associate Dean
Strong Hall, Room 200

Research Areas: population structure, historical demography and historical epidemiology, Finland

Joane P. Nagel
University Distinguished Professor, Department Chair
785-864-4114
Fraser Hall, Room 621A

Research Areas:  ethnicity, gender & sexuality, environmental sociology, militarization of science.

Dr. Dennis O'Rourke
Foundation Distinguished Professor
785-864-2642
Fraser Hall, Room 635

Research Areas: population and evolutionary genetics, ancient DNA analysis, molecular and quantitative methods, bioethical issues in anthropology and genetics, historic and prehistoric populations of the circum-arctic, North America, Siberia

Ivana Radovanovic
Associate Professor
785-864-2677
Fraser Hall, Room 616

Research Areas: prehistoric hunter-gatherers and early food producers, lithics, material culture and belief systems, Europe, the Medi

Jennifer A. Raff
Assistant Professor
785-864-2633
Fraser Hall, Room 618

Research Areas: genomics, population genetics, ancient DNA, anthropological genetics, human evolution and population history, migration, bioarchaeology, scientific literacy, North America, Arctic

Frederic Sellet
Associate Professor
785-864-1042
Fraser Hall, Room 637

Research Areas: Lithic studies, hunters and gatherers, Great Plains, Rocky Mountains, Western Euro

 


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