Faculty and Staff

The Department of Anthropology is located primarily in Dale Hall Tower. Some faculty have offices and/or labs in other buildings. Please check with individual faculty for their office locations.

Administrative Staff

Professional Staff

Postdoctoral Researchers

Program Advisors, Coordinators, and Liaisons

  • Graduate Liaison: Dr. Patrick Livingood
  • Undergraduate Program Coordinator: Dr. Tassie Hirschfeld
  • Undergraduate Advisors (within CAS; replacing Dr. Jessica Blanchard and Dr. Karl Rambo starting in Summer 2017: Ryan Peters and Beth Iyer  (please see for general advising including questions regarding requirement progress, dual degree vs. double major differences, general education, course enrollments and overrides, etc.).

Core Faculty

Not all faculty members can chair graduate student committees. Graduate students (current and applying) should check faculty members' Graduate Faculty Appointment Status and adhere to Graduate College and department guidelines when assembling their committees. 

Affiliated Faculty

Are you a faculty member who is interested in an affiliation with the Department of Anthropology? You can download our affiliate faculty policy here, and an application here.

Emeritus Faculty