Anthropology Faculty & Staff

Full Time Faculty | Part Time and Research Faculty | Emeritus and Retired Faculty | Staff

 

Full Time Faculty

David BerissDavid I. Beriss, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Chair
New York University, 1992

334 MH
504-280-1071
dberiss@uno.edu

Sociocultural Anthropology, ethnicity, multiculturalism, urban and applied anthropology, foodways, Western Europe, Caribbean, New Orleans.

Beriss' Faculty Website

Rachel BreunlinRachel Breunlin, MSUS
Instructor
Co-Director of the Neighborhood
Story Project
University of New Orleans, 2004

336 MH
504-280-1054
rsbreunl@uno.edu

Cultural anthropology, urban and applied anthropology, African Diaspora, New Orleans.

The Neighborhood Story Project Website

Ana CroegartAna Croegaert, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Northwestern University, 2007

330 MH
504-280-1132
ccroegae@uno.edu

Sociocultural Anthropology, Urban Studies, gender/sexuality, race/ethnicity, migration, visual cultures, political economy, United States and Southeast Europe

No Image AvailableJeffrey David Ehrenreich, Ph.D.
Professor
New School for Social Research, 1985

332 MH
504-280-1074
jehrenre@uno.edu

Cultural anthropology, critical theory and history of ethnology, qualitative methods, comparative religion and shamanism, medical anthropology, visual anthropology, the body as social text, culture contact and colonialism; Amazonia and Mesoamerica.

Ryan GrayD. Ryan Gray, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
University of Chicago, 2012

334 MH
504-280-1072
drgray1@uno.edu

Historical archaeology, urban studies, race and segregation, auto-construction and self-building, New Orleans and Southeastern U.S.

Steve StrifflerSteve Striffler, Ph.D.
Professor
Doris Zemurray Stone Chair in Latin American Studies
New School for Social Research, 1998

Cultural anthropology, Latin America, immigration, labor, political economy.

 

 

Part Time and Research Faculty

Juana L. C. Ibáñez, M.A.
Instructor
University of Texas, 1986

504-280-3103
jibanez@uno.edu

Archaeology, origins of agriculture, cultural ecology, cultural resource management; Mediterranean, western North America.

Lauren Lastrapes, Ph.D.
Adjunct Instructor
University of New Orleans, 2012

 

Andrea P. White, M.A.
Greater New Orleans Regional
Archaeologist
Director of the Greater New Orleans Regional Archaeology Program
College of William and Mary

272 LA
504-280-6492
apwhite1@uno.edu

Historical archaeology, public archaeology, cultural resource management; southeastern United States.

 

Emeritus and Retired Faculty

Ann Kos Edwards, M.A.
Instructor
City University of New York, 1979

328 MH
504-280-1135
akedward@uno.edu

Social anthropology, ethnicity, complex societies. applied anthropology, eastern Europe, Gulf Coast United States.

 

Martha C. Ward, Ph.D.
Research Professor
Tulane University, 1969

Cultural and Social Anthropology, sociolinguistics, urban studies, qualitative methods, women's studies, health and fertility; Micronesia, contemporary southern United States.

 

 

Staff

Arianna King
ajking2@myuno.edu

Vigdís María Hermannsdóttir
vhermann@myuno.edu