Faculty

Jean  Comaroff

Jean Comaroff

Alfred North Whitehead Professor of African and African American Studies and of Anthropology
Oppenheimer Research Fellow

 

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
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;

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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 Social Medicine, Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

 

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

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

Gary Urton

Dumbarton Oaks Professor of Pre-Columbian Studies
Department Chair

 

Peabody Museum 557A
(617) 496-8534

Research and Teaching Interests: South American archaeology, ethnohistory and

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Peabody Museum 557A
21 Divinity Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02138

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