The following members of the faculty and Anthropology graduate students will attend the upcoming, 115th American Anthropological Association Meeting in Minneapolis, from November 15-20, 2016: Deborah Poole, Veena Das, Niloofar Haeri, Anand Pandian, James “Mac” Skelton, Megha Sehdev, Victor Kumar, and Burge Abiral.
News & Announcements Archive
October 28, 2016
Bridget Kustin Appointed to International Board By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Under the direction of Dr. Bill Maurer, the Institute for Money, Technology and Financial Inclusion at UC Irvine has become a leading global research network regarding digital and mobile payment systems for the world’s poorest. Bridget Kustin (Anthropology PhD Candidate) was a 2012-13 IMTFI research fellowship recipient, and was appointed to the International Board in […]
October 3, 2016
Oct. 4 Physical Anthropology and Cultural Anthropology in Germany from 1775 to 1795 By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Join us for a fall colloquium presentation by John Zammito, Rice University, titled, “Physical Anthropology and Cultural Anthropology in Germany from 1775 to 1795.” The lecture will be held from 4-6 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 4 in Mergenthaler 426.
September 13, 2016
Department of Anthropology Fall 2016 Colloquium Series By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
4-6 p.m. in Mergenthaler 426
See the poster for a full list of events.
August 8, 2016
Associate Professor Anand Pandian Awarded 2016 Catalyst Grant for $75,000.00 By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
The Department of Anthropology’s Associate Professor Anand Pandian was one of thirty-four early-career faculty members to be selected to receive a 2016 Catalyst Award, in recognition of his research project, “This Plastic Life: An Anthropological Inquiry.” Recipients of the honor also receive a $75,000 grant for their research and creative endeavors, as well as the […]
June 30, 2016
Accepting Applications for Assistant Professor By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
The Department of Anthropology invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in cultural anthropology to begin in Fall 2017. Applicants should be prepared to teach at both undergraduate and graduate levels, to contribute to departmental development, and to collaborate with interdisciplinary programs within and across the Johns Hopkins University. Applications are due September 30, 2016.
May 17, 2016
May 19: 2016 Department of Anthropology Honors Presentations By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Join us on May 19 in Hodson 213 from 4-6:30 p.m. for the 2016 Department of Anthropology Honors Presentations. Reception to follow.
May 6, 2016
Amy Krauss, PhD Candidate, Receives CSC Community Engaged Student Scholar Award By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Every year, the Center for Social Concern recognizes outstanding student leaders and organizations for their work in the Baltimore community. Amy Krauss has been nominated and selected to win this year’s Community Engaged Student Scholar Award for her leadership in organizing and teaching the Women, Gender, and Sexuality (WGS) and Community-Based Learning (CBL) Practicum Course and organizing […]
March 29, 2016
Student Installation Captures Sounds of Johns Hopkins, Baltimore By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
You Are Hear, a small-scale exhibit displayed on the Q-Level of MSE, is an homage to Hopkins and its surroundings. The student curators first developed the idea of an absorbing soundscape in April 2015 as students in Anand Pandian’s course “Ecological Anthropology.”
March 15, 2016
Prof. Juan Obarrio Awarded Membership at the Institute for Advanced Study (Princeton) By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Juan Obarrio, an assistant professor in Anthropology, has been awarded membership at the Institute for Advanced Study, School of Social Science, for the 2016–17 academic year. The school’s theme for that year will be Law and the Social Sciences.