Visiting Research Associates

SAR is no longer accepting applications for Visiting Research Associate appointments.


SAR Susan M. Alt
Term: 2008–2009
Project: “Ancient Midwestern Immigrants: Willing and Unwilling”
Affiliation at time of fellowship: Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, Indiana University
Jeanne E. Arnold Jeanne E. Arnold
Term: 2012
Project: “Cross-cultural Approaches to Apprenticing in Western North America”
Affiliation at time of fellowship: Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of California, Los Angeles
Lucas Bessire Lucas Bessire
Term: 2010–2011
Project: “Behold the Black Caiman: Modernity and Indigeneity among the Ayoreo of the Chaco”
Affiliation at time of fellowship: Postdoctoral Fellow, Mellon/ACLS Recent Doctoral Recipients Fellowship Program
Abigail Winslow Bigham Abigail Winslow Bigham
Term: 2014
Project: “Natural Selection and Genes Determining Higher Arterial Oxygen Saturation in Peruvian Quechua”
Affiliation at time of fellowship: Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Deborah Boehm Deborah Boehm
Term: 2013
Project: “Return(ed): Going and Coming in an Age of Deportation”
Affiliation at time of fellowship: Associate Professor, Departments of Anthropology and Women's Studies, University of Nevada, Reno
Philippe Bourgois Philippe Bourgois
Term: 2013–2014
Project: “Cornered: US Inner-city Poverty in the Early 21st Century”
Affiliation at time of fellowship: Richard Perry University Professor of Anthropology, Department of Anthropology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Aaron A. Burke Aaron A. Burke
Term: 2013
Project: “Entanglement and the Formation of the Amorite Koiné in the Levant”
Affiliation at time of fellowship: Associate Professor, Department of Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, University of California, Los Angeles
Tatiana Chudakova Tatiana Chudakova
Term: 2012–2013
Project: “Recovering Health: Tibetan medicine and Biocosmopolitics in Russia”
Affiliation at time of fellowship: Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Anthropology, University of Chicago
Kitty King Corbett Kitty King Corbett
Term: 2011–2012
Project: “Grounding Global Health”
Affiliation at time of fellowship: Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University
Jon Daehnke Jon Daehnke
Term: 2013–2014
Project: “Places of Protocol: Cultural Heritage, Colonial Legacies, and Native Identity on the Columbia River”
Affiliation at time of fellowship: Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of California, Santa Cruz
Ernestine S. Elster Ernestine S. Elster
Term: 2010
Project: “Scaloria Cave: Ritual and Landscape in the Mediterranean Neolithic”
Affiliation at time of fellowship: Research Associate, Cotsen Institute of Archaeology, University of California, Los Angeles
Linda C. Garro Linda C. Garro
Term: 2011
Project: “Health as a Family Matter: Health and Well-Being as Enacted in Dual-Earner Middle-Class Family Life in Los Angeles”
Affiliation at time of fellowship: Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of California
Aimee V. Garza Aimee V. Garza
Term: 2011–2012
Project: “Places of Sanctuary: Religion and Post-Migration Politics in Santa Fe, New Mexico”
Affiliation at time of fellowship: Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Anthropology, University of California, Santa Cruz
SAR Logo Eric E. Jones
Term: 2012
Project: “Reconstructing Pre-Contact Environments and Landscapes in Eastern North America”
Affiliation at time of fellowship: Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, Wake Forest University
George Karandinos George Karandinos
Term: 2013–2014
Project: “Cornered: US Inner-City Poverty in the Early 21st Century”
Affiliation at time of fellowship: Student, Harvard Medical School
Stephen H. Lekson Stephen H. Lekson
Term: 2010–2011
Project: “The Southwest in the World”
Affiliation at time of fellowship: Curator and Professor, Museum of Natural History and Department of Anthropology, University of Colorado, Boulder
Clara Mantini-Briggs Clara Mantini-Briggs
Term: 2009–2010
Project: “Bats, Rabies, Reporters, and the Wrath of the State: On the Limits of Anthropological Knowledge ”
Affiliation at time of fellowship: Visiting Professor, Ethnic Studies, University of California, San Diego, and Visiting Scholar, Department of Anthropology, University of California, Berkeley
John Martin John Martin
Term: 2011–2012
Project: “Maternal Residence, Age, Parity, Marriage Form, and the Sex Ratio at Birth and Pathways to Insulin Resistance in Type 2 Diabetes”
Affiliation at time of fellowship: Professor Emeritus, Department of Anthropology, Arizona State University
Jessica Rheann Metcalfe Jessica Metcalfe
Term: 2010
Project: “Native Fashion Designers”
Affiliation at time of fellowship: PhD Candidate, American Indian Studies, University of Arizona
SAR Marit K. Munson
Term: 2008–2009
Project: “Archaeologies of Art in the Desert Southwest”
Affiliation at time of fellowship: Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology, Trent University
SAR Priscilla Murray
Term: 2013
Project: “Jesse L. Nussbaum: Postcard Publisher”
Affiliation at time of fellowship: Department of Archaeology, Boston University
Malena Mörling Malena Mörling
Term: 2007–2010
Affiliation at time of fellowship: Assistant Professor of Creative Writing, University of North Carolina, Wilmington
SAR Jessie Nissim
Term: 2013
Project: “The Dream House: A Collection of Poetry”
Affiliation at time of fellowship: Department of Humanities, Syracuse University
Ageeth Sluis Ageeth Sluis
Term: 2012–2013
Project: “Journeys to Others and Lessons to Self: Carlos Castaneda, Indigeneity and the Politics of a New Age”
Affiliation at time of fellowship: Associate Professor, Departments of History and Anthropology, Butler University
SAR Charles Stanish
Term: 2009
Project: “The Later Prehistory of Southern Tawantinsuyu”
Affiliation at time of fellowship: Director, Cotsen Institute of Archaeology, and Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of California, Los Angeles
Deborah Winslow Deborah Winslow
Term: 2009–2010
Project: “Regional Systems Analysis Meets Complexity Science: Economic Change Among Potters in Sri Lanka”
Affiliation at time of fellowship: The National Science Foundation, as Program Director of the Cultural Anthropology Program and Co-Director for the Ecology of Infectious Diseases Program
SAR Logo Deborah Winslow
Term: 2012
Project: “Critical Transitions in Marriage Patterns: The Small-world Networks of Dravidian Kinship”
Affiliation at time of fellowship: Program Director, Cultural Anthropology and Ecology of Infectious Diseases Programs, Division of Behavioral and Cognitive Sciences, National Science Foundation
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