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: Medical anthropology, South Asia, India, biopolitics, law, 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: Islamic finance, poor economics, development, economic risk, accounting, eschatology, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Bay of Bengal nationalisms, religions, and borders.
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, moral ecology, forest, ideas of nature, politics and history of ideas, place, island, 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, political community, structuralism/post-structuralism, psychoanalysis, language, literature, 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.