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Full-Time Faculty


DATA BARATA

BARATA, DATA DEA

Cultural Anthropology

Ph.D., University of Bergen, 2003

Governance, human rights, ineguality, conflict,religion identity poliltics, new religious movements, livelihoods; Ethiopia, Horn of Africa. Website
dbarata@csus.edu 
(916) 278-6651
JOYCE BISHOP

BISHOP, JOYCE

Cultural Anthropology

Ph.D., UC Berkely, 1977

Folklore, linguistics, religion, Mexican cultural history; Mexico, Latin America. Website
jbishop@csus.edu
(916) 278-5627

 

MARTIN BISKOWSKI

BISKOWSKI, MARTIN

Archaeology

Ph.D., UCLA, 1997

Archaeology of complex societies, quantitative methods, economic anthropology; Mesoamerica.  Website
biskowsk@csus.edu
(916) 278-7267
TERRI CASTANEDA

*CASTANEDA, TERRI

Cultural Anthropology

Ph.D., Rice University, 1993

Museums, representation, postcolonialism; Contemporary U.S. and Native California.  Website
tac@csus.edu
(916) 278-6067

 

MICHAEL DELACORTE

DELACORTE, MICHAEL

Archaeology

Ph.D., UC Davis, 1990

Hunter-gatherer societies, archaeological method and theory; Great Basin, California. Website

 

mdgel@csus.edu
(916) 278-5330
RACHEL FLAMENBAUM

FLAMENBAUM, RACHEL

Linguistic Anthropology

Ph.D., UCLA, 2016

Digital literacy, language & new media, multilingualism, codeswitching, language & identity, language socialization in the knowledge economy. Website
flamenbaum@csus.edu 
(916) 278-2915

 

JACOB FISHER

FISHER, JACOB

Archaeology

Ph.D., University of Washington, 2010

Zooarchaeology, evolutionary ecology, archaeologist-Native American relations; California, Great Basin. Website
jlfisher@csus.edu
(916) 278-4555
SAMANTHA HENS

HENS, SAMANTHA

Biological Anthropology

Ph.D., Univ. of Tennessee, Knoxville, 1998

Human and nonhuman primate skeletal biology, morphometrics, osteology, bioarchaeology. Website
shens@csus.edu
(916) 278-6991

 

LIAM MURPHY

MURPHY, LIAM

Cultural Anthropology

Ph.D., Yale University, 2000

Religion, new religious movements, hisotry of anthropology, heavy metal culture; Ireland, Northern Ireland, Europe.    Website
lmurphy@csus.edu
(916) 278-6022
Raschig

RASCHIG, MEGAN

Cultural/Medical Anthropology

Ph.D., University of Amsterdam, 2016

Cultural and Critical Medical Anthropology, health disparity and state violence in the US; spiritual healing in Latinx communities, ethnogrpahy of North America; potentiality and social change. Website
megan.raschig@csus.edu
(916) 278-7266

 

SCARRY

SCARRY, CLARA

Biological Anthropology

Ph.D., Stony Brook University, 2012

Primate behavioral ecology, evolution of cooperation, intergroup aggression, male social behavior and physiology, field experiments, New Workd monkeys, phylogenetic comparative analysis.   Website
clara.scarry@csus.edu
(916) 278-6572
SINGH

SINGH, NANDINI

Biological Anthropology

Ph.D., Max Planck Inst. of Evolutionary Anth, Germany, 2010

Human and non-human craniofacial evolution; growth and development; evolutionary developmental biology; and 3D geomertic morphometrics. Website
nandini.singh@csus.edu
(916) 278-5446

 

Stevens

STEVENS, NATHAN

Archaeology

Ph.D., UC Davis, 2012

Prehistory, hunter-gatherers; California, Great Basin.   Website
nathan.stevens@csus.edu
(916) 278-5330
Strasser

STRASSER, M. ELIZABETH

Biological Anthropology

Ph.D., CUNY, 1989

Primate and human evolution, comparative and functional morphology, evolutionary biology. Website
strasser@csus.edu
(916) 278-6985

 

Sullivan

SULLIVAN, ROGER

Biological Anthropology

Ph.D., University of Auckland, 2001

Biocultural anthropology, evolution of human behavior, mental/behavioral disorers; Oceania.   Website
sullivar@csus.edu
(916) 278-4083
Trichur

TRICHUR, RAGHURAMAN

Cultural Anthropology

Ph.D., Temple University, 2000

Political economy, tourism, history; Goa, India. Website
rtrichur@csus.edu
(916) 278-4789

 

MICHAEL WALKER

WALKER, MICHAEL

Cultural Anthropology

Ph.D., Michigan State Univesity, 2010

Environmental Anthropology, political ecology, gender and development, land tenure, water rights; Sourthern Africa; Northern California.   Website
michael.walker@csus.edu
(916) 278-6567
DAVID ZEANAH

ZEANAH, DAVID

Archaeology

Ph.D., Univ. of Utah, Salt Lake City 1996

Evolutionary ecology, hunter-gatherer adaptation, subsistence, setlement. Website
zeanah@csus.edu
(916) 278-5683

 

Part-Time Faculty

 

Sohnya Castorena, Cultural Anthropology

Office: Alpine Hall 233

E-mail: s.castorena@csus.edu

Phone: Phone: (916) 278-6582

Ligaya M. Hattari, Cultural Anthropology

Office: Alpine Hall 233

E-mail: lhattari@csus.edu

Phone: (916) 278-6582

Ariel Loring, Linguistic Anthropology

Office: Alpine Hall 233

E-mail: ariel.loring@csus.edu

Phone: (916) 278-6582

Curtis Nelson, Biological Anthropology

Office: Mendocino Hall 4019

E-mail: curtisnelson@csus.edu

Phone: (916) 278-6985

Kristin Rauch, Biological Anthropology

Office: Mendocino Hall 4019

E-mail: kristin.rauch@csus.edu

Phone: (916) 278-6985

Michelle Roberts, Cultural Anthropology

Office: Tahoe Hall 3029

E-mail: michelle.roberts@csus.edu

Phone: (916) 278-5608

Elizabeth Spreng, Linguistic/Cultural Anthropology

Office: Alpine Hall 233/Mendocino Hall 4019

E-mail: Elizabeth.anne.spre@csus.edu

Phone: (916) 278-6582/(916) 278-6985

Janel Thompson, Biological Anthropology

Office: Mendocino Hall 4019

E-mail: jdt58@csus.edu

Phone: (916) 278-6985

Michelle Tiley, Archaeology/Cultural Anthropology

Office: Alpine Hall 233

E-mail: shelly@csus.edu

Phone: (916) 278-6582