Taapsi Ramchandani

Culture Change and Globalization / Political Anthropology / Caribbean and Latin America / South Asia

Publications

  • (Under Review)  Narratives in Development: Contextualizing Inter-Governmental Interventions through a Narrative Approach. Anthropology in Action

Awards

  • Graduate Student Travel Grant to the International City/County Managers Association Conference, Syracuse University, Sept 2014
  • Pre-ABD Fieldwork Award, Anthropology Department, Syracuse University, May 2014/2013
  • Graduate Student Organization Summer Research Grant, Syracuse University, May 2014/2013
  • Roscoe-Martin Fund for Research, Syracuse University, May 2014

Teaching

Teaching Assistant, Syracuse University

  • Global Encounters (2012); People and Cultures of the World (2013); Global Encounters (2013); Introduction to Physical Anthropology (2014); Global Encounters (2014)

Anthropology Lectures, Syracuse University

  •  "Identity in Trinidad and Tobago", For Hindus in the Caribbean, Department of Anthropology, Syracuse University, Nov 2014
  • "Neoliberalism, Structural Violence, and Poverty", For Global Encounters, Department of Anthropology, Syracuse University, Oct 2014
  • "India and Poverty", For Global Encounters, Department of Anthropology, Syracuse University, Oct 2012

Conference Papers Presented

  • "Contextualizing Inter-governmental Interventions in the Development of Market Towns", Society for Applied Anthropology Annual Conference, March 2014 

 

Service: Academic

  • Secretary of AGSO, Fall 2013- Spring 2014

 

Service: Profession

Professional Memberships:

  •  American Anthropological Association
  • Society for Applied Anthropology
  • Society for Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology
  • National Association for the Practice of Anthropology 

Service: Other

Special Projects Coordinator, NAPA