Featured Instructors

chelsea blackmore"It’s especially rewarding to see students overcome difficulties and see their joy when they realize that they fully understand..."

-Assistant Professor Chelsea Blackmore


lars fehren schmitz"I hope that my classes ... get more dream-like in the future."

-Associate Professor Lars Fehren-Schmitz


annapurna pandey"This innate desire to know about people pushed me to study... anthropology, and it was the best thing that could have ever happened to me."

-Lecturer Annapurna Pandey


vicky oelze

"My goal is to build an isotope lab full of happy students working on research questions related to prehistoric human populations and living primates."

-Assistant Professor Vicky Oelze 


gullermo delgado pena

"Anthropology allows you to be a flexible and understanding person, and to see the world's complexity from a specific point of view."

-Lecturer Guillermo Delgado-P.


richard baldwin

"Our anthropology labs are a great space for students to try out lab work and see what there is that inspires or repulses them."

-Lab Manager Richard Baldwin



 nancy chen"I love teaching anthropology majors because they push me to think."

-Professor Nancy Chen, Department Chair