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Ethnology Faculty

Jocelyn DeHaas

Term Faculty
Undergraduate Faculty Advisor, Ethnology

Email: 
chinsu@unm.edu

David Dinwoodie

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Associate Professor
Graduate Faculty Advisor, Ethnology

Email: 
ddinwood@unm.edu
Phone: 
505-277-5211
Curriculum Vitae

Areas of Research:

Sociocultural anthropology; Linguistic anthropology; theory and history, ethnonationalism, neoliberalism, and historical consiousness; 19th century British colonialism; Pacific Northwest, Native North America, Canada.

Les Field

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Professor
Department Chair

Email: 
lesfield@unm.edu
Phone: 
505-277-5205
Curriculum Vitae

Areas of Research:

Indigenous Identities; Nationalist Ideologies and the State; Resources and Development; Social Transformations and Landscapes; Conflict Zones; Licit and Illicit; Collaborative Research Methods and Epistemologies Nicaragua, Colombia, Ecuador, Indigenous California, Palestine

Suzanne Oakdale

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Associate Professor
Convener, Ethnology

Email: 
soakdale@unm.edu
Phone: 
505-277-9746
Curriculum Vitae

Areas of Research:

Sociocultural anthropology, personhood and agency, ritual and religion, autobiographical narrative; Amazonia, Brazil.

Catherine Rhodes

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Visiting Lecturer III

Email: 
rhodesc@unm.edu
Curriculum Vitae

Areas of Research:

Linguistic anthropology, semiotics, language diversity and cognition, bi- and multilingualism, social identification, discursive self-making, narrative, discourse analysis, scale, knowledge production, the production of expertise, indigeneity, modernity, relationship between cultural practices and cognitive development. Research regions: Yucatan, Mexico; Central Mexico; (new) Latino diaspora in the U.S.