Activities & Events

Employment and University Awards

Ahmad, Sadaf (Ph.D. 2006, cultural anthropology) is an Assistant Professor at Lahore University of Management Sciences at the School of Humanities and Social Sciences, in Pakistan

Cerveny, Lee (Ph.D. 2004, cultural anthropology) is a Research Social Scientist at the USDA Forest Services, Pacific Northwest Research Station, Seattle, WA

Cromwell, Robert (Ph.D. 2006, archaeology) is a Project Archaeologist at Fort Vancouver, National Park Service, Washington

DeLong, Trudy (Ph.D. student, cultural anthropology) Resident Director for the South India Term Abroad , Madurai, India (a program run by a consortium of institutions of higher learning—Bates, Bodoin, George Washington University, Smith, Grinnell, Dickinson, Whittier College, and University of Denver).

Derby, Paul (Ph.D. 2008, cultural anthropology) is a tenured Professor of Anthropology in Sociology, Social Work, Criminal Justice Department at Castleton State College, Vermont.

Dunn, Shannon (Ph.D. 2008, archaeology) accepted a position at Brockington and Associates, a Cultural Resources Consulting Firm in  Savannah, GA

Ettenger, Kreg (Ph.D. 2004, cultural anthropology) is an Assistant Professor of Anthropology at the University of Southern Maine, Gorham, ME

Farag, George (Ph.D. 2007, cultural anthropology) is the Assistant Vice President for Regional External Programs at American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon.

Gaiba, Francesca (Ph.D. 2007, cultural anthropology) is the Associate Director, Office of Social Science Research, University of Illinois at Chicago.

Gibson, Heather (Ph.D. 2007, archaeology) is a tenure track Assistant Professor of Anthropology, School of World Studies, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia beginning in August 2008. She was also awarded the 2008 Maxwell Schools Doctoral Prize for Outstanding Dissertation.  Her dissertation was titled "Daily Practice and Domestic Economies in Guadeloupe: An Archaeological and Historical Study"

Gijanto, Liza (Ph.D. candidate, archaeology) was a Field Instructor at the St. Mary's College of Maryland's biannual Field School in The Gambia from May 24-July 12, 2008.

Harasta, Jesse (PhD students, cultural anthropology) was awarded the Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award by the Graduate School at Syracuse University.

Knight, Lisa (Ph.D. 2005, cultural anthropology) is an Assistant Professor at Furman University, Greenville, SC

Kruczek-Aaron, Hadley (Ph.D. 2007, archaeology) is a tenure track Assistant Professor of Anthropology at SUNY Potsdam, Potsdam, NY. She was also awarded the 2008 Maxwell Schools Doctoral Prize for Outstanding Dissertation.  Her dissertation was titled Struggling with Moral Authority: Religion, Reform and Everyday Life in Nineteenth-Century Smithfield, New York.

Lampe, Frederick (Ph.D. 2006, cultural anthropology) is an Assistant Professor of Community Development & Witness and the Director of the Master of Arts program in Theology, Development and Evangelism at the Wartburg Theological Seminary in Debuque, IA

Lee, Lori (Ph.D. student, archaeology) is an Archaeology Lab Supervisor at Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest, Forest, VA

Manfra, Allison (MA student, archaeology), is an archaeologist at the Institute for Long Island Archaeology at Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY.

Morrissey, Suzanne (Ph.D. 2006, cultural anthropology) is the executive director of Blue Mountain Heart to Heart, in Walla Walla, WA

Narasimhan, Haripriya (Ph.D. 2006, cultural anthropology) is a Research Fellow at the Economic and Social Research Council, UK. November 2007-November 2010.

Peshkova, Svetlana (Ph.D. 2006, cultural anthropology) is a visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Religion at Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY.

Pippin, Douglas (Ph.D. candidate, archaeology) is a full-time visiting instructor at SUNY Oswego, Oswego, NY.

Richard, Francois (Ph.D. 2007, archaeology) is a tenure track Assistant Professor at the University of Chicago, Chicago, IL.

Roache, Amy (PhD Candidate, archaeology) was awarded the Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award by the Graduate School at Syracuse University

Selmeski, Brian (Ph.D. 2007, cultural anthropology) a tenure track Assistant Professor of Anthropology at the Air Force Culture and Language Center at Air University, Maxwell AFB, Alabama.

Stahlgren, Lori (PhD candidate, archaeology) is a staff archaeologist at Kentucky Archaeological Survey, Lexington, KY

Steindorf, Sally (Ph.D. 2007, cultural anthropology) is an Assistant Professor  in Sociology and Anthropology at Principia College, Elsah, IL.