Faculty

Steve  Caton

Steve Caton

Khalid Bin Abdullah Bin Abdulrahman Al Saud Professor of Contemporary Arab Studies
Social Anthropology Program Director - Spring 2019
On Leave Fall 2018

 

Research and Teaching Interests: Linguistics...

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Tozzer Anthropology Building 318
21 Divinity Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-1886
Jean  Comaroff

Jean Comaroff

Alfred North Whitehead Professor of African and African American Studies and of Anthropology
Oppenheimer Research Fellow
On Leave Spring 2019

 

Research and Teaching Interests: Theory and method; embodiment and commodification; ritual and religion; medicine...

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Department of African and African American Studies
257 Barker Center
12 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
John  Comaroff

John Comaroff

Hugh K. Foster Professor of African and African American Studies and of Anthropology
Oppenheimer Research Fellow
On Leave Spring 2019

 

Research and Teaching Interests: The...

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Department of African and African American Studies
260 Barker Center
12 Quincy St.
Cambridge, MA 02138
Joe Gone

Joseph Gone

Professor of Anthropology and of Global Health and Social Medicine
Tozzer Anthropology Building 211 
21 Divinity Avenue 
Cambridge, MA 02138 
p: 617-496-2114
Michael  Herzfeld

Michael Herzfeld

Ernest E. Monrad Professor of the Social Sciences
Director, Thai Studies Program, Asia Center

 

Research and Teaching Interests: Social theory, history of Anthropology, social poetics, politics of history; Europe (...

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Tozzer Anthropology Building 311
21 Divinity Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 496-5190
Arthur Kleinman

Arthur Kleinman

Esther and Sidney Rabb Professor of Anthropology
Professor of Medical Anthropology in Global Health and Social Medicine, Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Social Anthropology Program Director - Fall 2018

 

Research and Teaching Interests: Global Mental Health; Social Medicine; Medical Humanities; Social Suffering;...

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Tozzer Anthropology Building 414
21 Divinity Ave.
Cambridge MA 02138
p: (617) 495-3846
Malavika Reddy

Malavika Reddy

Assistant Professor
Joining the Department in January 2019

 

Malavika Reddy is a sociocultural and legal anthropologist. In 2017, she received her PhD in Anthropology from the...

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Ajantha  Subramanian

Ajantha Subramanian

Professor
Department Chair

 

Research and Teaching Interests: Political Economy; Colonialism and Postcoloniality; Political Ecology; Space...

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Tozzer Anthropology Building 210
21 Divinity Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02138

Chair Business Contact:
anthrochair@fas.harvard.edu
(617) 495-5820 | Peabody Museum 30A
p: (617) 496-9647