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Visiting Lecturers

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  • Jon Bialecki

    Jon Bialecki

    Visiting Lecturer
    Ph.D. in Anthropology, UC San Diego 
    jbialecki@ucsd.edu

    Research Interests: Anthropology of North America, Anthropological Study of Christianity, Pentecostal and charismatic Christianity, Anthropology of Mormonism, Science and Religion. Sociocultural anthropology, anthropology of religion, anthropological theories of subject and self, anthropology of temporality, political anthropology, politics and religion, political theology, language ideology, linguistic anthropology, anthropological theory, anthropology and ontology, continental psychoanalytic theory.

    Courses

     

  • Ariane Dalla Déa

    Visiting Lecturer
    Ph.D. in Anthropology, UC Irvine
    adalladea@ucsd.edu

    Research interests: Latin America, Brazil, Mexico, Race, Gender, Class, Theater, Performance, Arts, Politics, Experience, Sympols, Psychological Anthropology

    Courses

    Fall 2019 ANTH 21 Race and Racisms (A)
    Winter 2020 ANTH 21 Race and Racisms
    Spring 2020 None
  • Dilsa Deniz

    Visiting Lecturer 
    Postdoctoral Scholar, Ethnic Studies
    Ph.D. in Social Anthrpology, Yeditepe University 
    dideniz@ucsd.edu

    Research interests: Anthropology of Religion, Alevi Studies, Kurdish Studies

    Courses

    Fall 2019 ANSC 154 Gender and Religion
    Winter 2020 None
    Spring 2020 ANSC 133 Cultures and Peoples of the Middle East
  • Jana Fortier

    Jana Fortier

    Visiting Lecturer
    Ph.D. in Anthropology, University of Wisconsin, Madison
    jfortier@ucsd.edu

    Research interests: Archaeology of Asia, pre-agricultural foraging societies, cultural resilience, identity and ethnicity, traditional and folk arts, ethnobotany, museum studies, theories of nature/culture, nomadism, biocultural diversity, endangered societies, South Asia, Western North America.

    Courses

    Fall 2019 ANSC 169 Culture and Environment
    Winter 2020 None
    Spring 2020 ANSC 165 Contemporary of South Asia
  • Kari Hanson

    Visiting Lecturer
    Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Institute for Neural Computation

    Ph.D. in Anthropology, UC San Diego 
    k1hanson@ucsd.edu

    Research interests:

    Courses

    Fall 2019 ANBI 112 Methods in Human Comparative Neuroanatomy
    Winter 2020 ANBI 144 Human Anatomy
    Spring 2020 None
  • Branka Hrvoj Mihic

    Visiting Lecturer
    Ph.D. in Anthropology, UC San Diego 
    bhrvojmi@ucsd.edu

    Research interests:

    Courses

    Fall 2019 ANBI 143 Human Skeleton
    ANTH 2 Human Origins
    Winter 2020 ANBI 140 Human Brain Evolution
    ANTH 102 Humans are Cultural Animals
    Spring 2020 ANBI 136 Human Neuroanatomy
    ANBI 159 Intelligence Behavior
  • Olga L. Olivas Hernandez

    Olga L. Olivas Hernandez

    Visiting Lecturer
    Ph.D. Social Sciences with emphasis in Social Anthropology, El Centro de Investigación y Estudios Superiores en Antropología Social (CIESAS)  

    oolivashernandez@ucsd.edu

    Courses

    Fall 2019 ANSC 105 Global Health and Inequality (crosslist GLBH 105)
    Winter 2020 ANSC 150: Culture and Mental Health (crosslist GLBH 150)
    Spring 2020 ANSC 121 Psychological Anthropology
  • Ian W. N. Jones

    Ian W. N. Jones

    Visiting Lecturer

    Ph.D in Anthropology, UC San Diego

    ijones@ucsd.edu

    Research interests: Archaeology of the medieval Middle East, Levantine archaeology, digital/cyber-archaeology, human-environment interactions, labor, production systems, copper production, sugar production, rural/village life, political economy, mineral resource exploitation, social archaeology, ceramics

    For more information, visit ianwnjones.com

    Courses

    Fall 2019 ANTH 21 Race and Racisms (B)
    ANAR 121 Cyber-Archaeology and World Digital Cultural Heritage
    Winter 2020 ANTH 106 Climate and Civilization
    ANTH 109 Climate Change, Cultural Heritage and Vulnerability
    Spring 2020 ANTH 105 Climate Change, Race, and Inequality
    ANTH 108 Indigenous Peoples, Extractive Development, and Climate Change
  • Alex Stewart

    Alex Stewart

    Visiting Lecturer
    Ph.D. in Anthropology, UC San Diego 
    a1stewar@ucsd.edu

    Research Interests: Islamic revival, ethnic identity in modern China, multiculturalism, cultural anthropology, East Asian societies, Chinese American culture, anthropology of religion, transnational identities

    Courses

    Fall 2019 ANTH 23 Debating Multiculturalism (A)
    ANSC 137 Chinese Popular Religion
    Winter 2020 ANTH 23 Debating Multiculturalism (A)
    ANTH 23 Debating Multiculturalism (B)
    Spring 2020 ANTH 23 Debating Multiculturalism (TBD Section)
    ANSC 147 Global Health and the Environment (Crosslist GLBH 147)
  • Paula Saravia (Affiliated Lecturer)

    Paula Saravia (Affiliated Lecturer)

    Visiting Lecturer in Global Health Program
    Ph.D. in Anthropology, UC San Diego 
    psaravia@ucsd.edu

    Research Interests: Global Health and Inequality, Racisms, Gender, Health and Development, Indigenous Medicines, Cultural Epidemiology and Infectious Diseases, History of Medicine, Latin America.

    Courses

    Fall 2019 GLBH 20 Introduction to Global Health
    GLBH 212 Experiencing Epidemics: Anthropologies of Infectious Diseases
    Winter 2020 GLBH 142 Ethnographies of the Clinic
    GLBH 150A GLBH Capstone Seminar I
    Spring 2020 GLBH 20 Introduction to Global Health
    GLBH 150B GLBH Capstone Seminar II
  • Leanne Williams Green

    Leanne Williams Green

    Visiting Lecturer
    Ph.D. in Anthropology, UC San Diego 
    l7willia@ucsd.edu

    Research interests: Anthropology of religion, Christianity, Protestant theology, anthropological study of ethics and morality, Southern Africa, postcolonial urban life, space and time, social and cultural change, religion and class, politics and theology, semiotics, linguistic anthropology.

    Courses

    Fall 2019 ANSC 118 Language and Culture
    Winter 2020 ANSC 101 Aging: Culture and Health in Late Life Human Development (Crosslist GLBH 101)
    Spring 2020 ANTH 21 Race and Racisms