Research Interests: Human-environment relations, multispecies ethonography, food studies, agriculture, land and labor, natural resource extraction, political mobilization, Turkey, Europe, Middle East.
Research Interests: South and Southeast Asia, anthropology of development, agrarian studies, human-environment interaction, knowledge systems, indigeniety, place and landscapes.
Research Interests: Medical Anthropology, Middle East, Iran, anthropology of gender and sexuality, anthropology of reproduction, population politics, demographic transition, Islamic bioethics, bio-politics, anthropology of the state.
Research Interests: Intimacy, gender, religious identities, literatures, urban publics and humor, South Asia (Pakistan).
Research Interests: South Asia, religion and violence, temple trust networks, labor service and servitude, critique in philosophy and anthropology.
Research Interests: Afghanistan and Germany, kinship and migration, war, trauma, death and the dead.
Research Interests: Treasure hunting, magic and the occult, archaeology of the contemporary, Turkey.
Research Interests: South Asia, India, biopolitics, law, suicide, death and dying, palliative and end of life care, asceticism, Jainism, gender, secularity.
Research Interests: Precarity, migration, home and homelessness, hospitality, violence, South Asia
Research Interests: Anthropology of science and medicine, biology, psychiatry, Russia and the Soviet Union, violence, PTSD.
Research Interests: Militarization, securitization, urban socialities, War on Terror, urban infrastructure, South Asia, Pakistan.
Research Interests: Israel/Palestine, settler colonialism, private property, capitalism, land registration, political economy.
Research Interests: Healing practices, United States, acupuncture, diagnostics, touch, empathy, illness, the self, Chinese medicine.
Research Interests: Anthropology of literary philosophy and citizenship, gender and development, modern warfare, minority histories and rights, constitutional development, Pakistan, British India and the United States.
Research Interests: West Africa and North Africa, anthropology of Islam, Sufism, pilgrimage economy, oral tradition, gender and sexuality, law, sovereignty, migration, ethics.
Benita M. Menezes
Research Interests: South Asia, India, infrastructure, political economy of land, sociology of law, moral economy, precarity.
Research Interests: Ecological & environmental anthropology, anthropological STS, history of science and technology, the field sciences, ideas of nature, plant and forest, anthropogenic ecologies and landscapes, apprenticeship, philosophical anthropology, futurity, the two Koreas, East Asia.
Research Interests: Autism, technology, social entrepreneurship, medical anthropology, philosophical anthropology.
Research Interests: Human-environment relationships, South Asia, anthropology and ecology. Indigeneity, landscapes, and place-making; the poligics of land and forest access; non-human ontologies; climate change and the anthropocene; ordinary ethics, aethetics and performance.
Research Interests: Medical Anthropology, Cancer Genetics and Genomics, Narratives of Care, Gender and Sexuality, Ethnographic Writing, United States.
Research Interests: Kinship, structuralism/post-structuralism, Islam, psychoanalysis, language, Israel/Palestine, Romani people.
Research Interests: Iraq, Lebanon, Movement, War, Illness, Care, Palliation, Narrative, Pilgrimage.
Research Interests: Christianity, incarceration and reentry, US studies (US South), the body and its practices, ethics, race, semiotics.