Department of Anthropology

Faculty & Staff

Faculty

Dr. Ashley Kistler

Dr. Ashley Kistler

Department Chair | Professor of Anthropology

Cornell Social Sciences Building - Office 105

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. Shan-Estelle Brown

Dr. Shan-Estelle Brown

Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Cornell Social Sciences Building – Office 101

T. 407.646.2626

B.A. Yale University
M.A. Old Dominion University
Ph.D. University of Connecticut

Specializations: Medical anthropology, patient-provider relationship, health disparities, chronic illness, self-treatment, acceptability of treatments, global health, HIV, addiction, sickle cell disease, healthcare innovation technology, healthcare user experience (UX)

Dr. Zack Gilmore

Dr. Zack Gilmore

Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Cornell Social Sciences Building – Office 112

T. 407.691.1314

B.A. Texas A&M University
M.A. Southern Illinois University
Ph.D. University of Florida

Specializations: Anthropological archaeology, archaeology of pre-Columbian Florida and the Southeastern U.S., Late Archaic period (3700-1500 B.C.) social history, materiality & memory, microhistory & events, long-distance exchange, and early pottery technology & provenance

Dr. Nolan Kline

Dr. Nolan Kline

Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Cornell Social Sciences Building – Office 102

T. 407.646.2699

B.A. Rollins College
M.A. University of South Florida
M.P.H. University of South Florida
Ph.D. University of South Florida

Specializations: Medical and applied anthropology, public health, global health, Latino im/migrant health, health inequality, health policy, race, citizenship, biopolitics, and political economy of health

Dr. Rachel Newcomb

Dr. Rachel Newcomb

Professor of Anthropology

Cornell Social Sciences Building – Office 106

T. 407.691.1703

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

Faculty Emeriti

Dr. Gay Biery-Hamilton

Associate Professor of Anthropology

Dr. Carol Lauer

Professor of Anthropology

Dr. Robert Moore

Professor of Anthropology

Staff

Flora van Breemen

Flora van Breemen

Administrative Assistant

Cornell Social Sciences Building – Office 110

T 407.646.2670