Faculty & Staff

Faculty

Dr. Carol Lauer
Professor of Anthropology
Cornell Social Sciences Building – Room 105
T. 407.646.2248

B.A. Brandeis University
M.A. University of Michigan
Ph.D. University of Michigan

Specializations: Physical anthropology, primate behavior, and aggressive behavior in children

Dr. Robert Moore
Professor of Anthropology and Director of International Affairs, Hamilton Holt School
Cornell Social Sciences Building – Room 106
T. 407.646.2626

B.A. Tulane University
Ph.D. University of California at Riverside

Specializations: Psychological and linguistic anthropology, political anthropology, youth cultures, and the cultures of East Asia

Dr. Gay Biery-Hamilton
Associate Professor of Anthropology
Cornell Social Sciences Building – Room 103
T. 407.646.1529

B.A. University of Florida
M.A. University of Florida
Ph.D. University of Florida

Specializations: Brazillian amazon, economic and ecological anthropology, economic development, culture change, food and water resources, women and development, ideology, political ecology, and medical anthropology

Dr. Rachel Newcomb
Associate Professor of Anthropology
Cornell Social Sciences Building – Room 102
T. 407.691.1703
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B.A. Davidson College
M.A. Johns Hopkins University
M.A., Ph.D. Princeton University

Specializations: Cultural and applied/public anthropology, Middle East and North Africa, gender, Islam, modernity, globalization, and identity

Dr. Ashley Kistler
Assistant Professor of Anthropology
Cornell Social Sciences Building - Room 117
T. 407.691.1707

B.A. Muhlenberg College
M.A. Florida State University
Ph.D. Florida State University

Specializations: Cultural and linguistic anthropology, Mesoamerica, the Maya, economic anthropology, kinship, gender, collaborative ethnography, Latin American and Caribbean courses

Dr. Jonathan R. Walz
Assistant Professor of Anthropology and Archaeology Program
Cornell Social Sciences Building – Room 117
T. 407.691.1314

B.A. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
M.A. University of Florida
Ph.D. University of Florida

Specializations: Anthropological & historical archaeology; archaeology of Holocene Sub-Saharan Africa; social history of East Africa & the Indian Ocean (post-500 C.E.); political economy of regions in antiquity; cultural heritage, archaeopolitics, & historical representations; myths, memory & time; archaeological survey; ceramics & beads

Department of Anthropology
Rollins College
Cornell Hall - Room 110
1000 Holt Ave. - 2761
Winter Park, FL 32789
T. 407.646.2670
F. 407.646.2325