Current Semester Undergraduate Courses

Spring 2021

Anthropology is the systematic study of the humanity both past and present. The course introduces students to the four subfields of anthropology, which include archaeology, biological, linguistic and cultural anthropology. Students will learn about the concepts and methods that anthropologists use to study our species and gain a broader perspective on the human experience. Meets New Mexico General Education Curriculum Area 4: Social and Behavioral Sciences.

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00249919

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Osbjorn Pearson - ompear@unm.edu338

This course provides a basic introduction to the broad field of biological anthropology. The research interests of biological anthropologists include the history and development of modern evolutionary biology, molecular and population genetics, modern primates, the primate and human fossil record, and modern human biological diversity. Biological Anthropology concentration students are required, and others are encouraged, to enroll concurrently in 1135L. Meets New Mexico General Education Curriculum Area 3: Physical and Natural Sciences.

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00153967

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Sherry V Nelson - svnelson@unm.edu312

This is an introductory course that provides an overview of cultural anthropology as a subfield within the broader discipline of anthropology and as a research approach within the social sciences more generally. The course presents core concepts and methods of cultural anthropology that are used to understand the ways in which human beings organize and experience their lives through distinctive cultural practices. More specifically, this course explores social and cultural differences and similarities around the world through a variety of topics such as: language and communication, economics, ways of making a living, marriage and family, kinship and descent, race, ethnicity, political organization, supernatural beliefs, sex and gender, and globalization. This course ultimately aims to present a broad range of perspectives and practices of various cultural groups from across the globe. Meets New Mexico General Education Curriculum Area 4: Social and Behavioral Sciences.

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00549935

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Jocelyn H Dehaas - chinsu@unm.edu35

This is an introductory course which provides an overview of the discipline of Linguistic Anthropology. The course will discuss the implications of language within anthropology, as well as within the sciences and social sciences more generally. The course explores the core concepts and methods of linguistic anthropology, such as the basic structure of language, first and second language acquisition, bilingualism, and social and regional variations that are used to help students understand what it means to be human and the role of language in human societies. Meets New Mexico General Education Curriculum Area 4: Social and Behavioral Sciences.

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50037Lecture Staff 3 Section Full
00250038

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
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Lukas Denk - ldenk@unm.edu31
00349925

MWF 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
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Daejin Kim - daejinkim@unm.edu34

This course introduces students to field and laboratory methods and techniques in archeology. Students learn the standards of archeological field recording, excavation techniques and field-related laboratory skills. Fieldwork is required. Meets New Mexico General Education Curriculum Area 3: Physical and Natural Sciences. Corequisite: 1211L.

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00249933

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
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Web Enhanced - Lecture
April E Kamp-Whittaker - akampwhi@unm.edu313
Fees: $5
00549934

MWF 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
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Web Enhanced - Lecture
Hannah V Mattson - hmattson@unm.edu312
Fees: $5

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T: HumanBiology For Antiracism
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001
55255Topics Staff 31

Archaeology is the systematic study of the human past through material remains. This course introduces students to the physical remains of past societies and compares and contrasts archaeological development in different regions. Students will explore the dynamics of the human past and its influences on contemporary society. Meets New Mexico General Education Curriculum Area 4: Social and Behavioral Sciences.

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00156432

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Jonathan W Dombrosky - jdombrosky@unm.edu322

(Also offered as CJ 319; LING 359) Examination of the interrelations of language and speech with other selected aspects of culture and cognition. Prerequisite: 1155 or LING 2110 or LING 301.

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00130326

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
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David W Dinwoodie - ddinwood@unm.edu340
Fees: $20

(Also offered as LING 322/522) Principles of morphological and syntactic analysis and introduction to functional and formal theories of grammar. Descriptive analysis of grammatical structures and problems from a variety of languages. Prerequisite: LING 301 or SIGN *305 or SPAN 351. {Spring}

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00134745

MW 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM
Dane Smith Hall 126

F 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM
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Joshua T Birchall - jbirchall@unm.edu35

The purpose and theory of the study of archaeology; relates archaeology to anthropological principles and the practice of science. Prerequisite: 1211 and 1211L. {Yearly}

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00236435

TR 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
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Michael W Graves - mwgraves@unm.edu329
Fees: $20

An intensive survey of Southwest prehistory including discussion of major interpretative problems. Covers the period from 11,000 years ago to historic times.

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00147798

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Kari L Schleher - kschlehe@unm.edu3 Section Full
Waitlist: 9

A survey of the Near Eastern culture area from the origins of agriculture to the development of Bronze Age civilization. {Offered periodically}

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00156434

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James L Boone - jboone@unm.edu35

Development of ideas and theories in sociocultural anthropology; focus on topics such as integration of human societies, sources of change in economic and cultural systems.

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00130333

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Web Enhanced - Lecture
Jocelyn H Dehaas - chinsu@unm.edu3 Section Full
Waitlist: 33
Fees: $10

Ethnographic studies and a variety of anthropological approaches to ritual are read to examine the defining characteristics of ritual activity and its contemporary significance in peoples' lives. {Offered periodically}

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00155260

MW 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
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Suzanne R Oakdale - soakdale@unm.edu31

Current topics in sociocultural anthropology to be explored in experimental courses.

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T: Environmental Conflict
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001
45979Web Enhanced - Topics Staff 34
Fees: $20
T: Set Colonialism 21st Cent
00255262

TR 2:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Dane Smith Hall 228

TR 2:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Remote Instruction UNM LEARN

Web Enhanced - Topics
Les W Field - lesfield@unm.edu3 Section Full
Waitlist: 10
Fees: $20
T: NM Villages &Cul Landscapes
00357004

Remote Instruction UNM LEARN

Topics
Levi Romero - xlromero@unm.edu31
Fees: $20
T: Acequia Water Land Culture
00457005

Remote Instruction UNM LEARN

Topics
Levi Romero - xlromero@unm.edu31
Fees: $20
T: Hlth & Soc Inequality Lab
00554370

S 8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Dane Smith Hall 125

S 8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Remote Instruction UNM LEARN

Topics
Jessica R Goodkind - jgoodkin@unm.edu34
Fees: $20
T: Hlth &Soc Inequalities II
01139382

MW 9:00 AM - 10:45 AM
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MW 9:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Science Math Learning Center 102

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Jessica R Goodkind - jgoodkin@unm.edu34
Fees: $20

Presents and interprets the earliest archeology of North America from the terminal Pleistocene through the early Holocene including relevant archeological evidence from eastern Eurasia and South America. Restriction: permission of instructor.

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00155267

TR 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
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Web Enhanced - Seminar
Bruce B Huckell - bhuckell@unm.edu39

Directed study under the supervision of a faculty member. Restriction: permission of instructor. {Offered upon demand}

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Practice Experience
Melissa E Thompson - memery@unm.edu1 TO 624
00236049


Practice Experience
Jeffrey C Long - jlo@unm.edu1 TO 625
00336050


Practice Experience
Loa Traxler - lptraxler@unm.edu1 TO 625
00430645LectureJames L Boone - jboone@unm.edu1 TO 625
00541581


Practice Experience
Frances M Hayashida - fmh@unm.edu1 TO 625
00654339


Practice Experience
Joshua A Shapero - jshapero@unm.edu1 TO 625
00754627


Practice Experience
Ian J Wallace - iwallace@unm.edu1 TO 625
00857158


Practice Experience
David E Stuart - dstuart@unm.edu1 TO 624
04430664LectureWirt H Wills - wwills@unm.edu1 TO 625
04930665LecturePatricia L Crown - pcrown@unm.edu1 TO 625
05230666LectureLes W Field - lesfield@unm.edu1 TO 625
05630667LectureBruce B Huckell - bhuckell@unm.edu1 TO 625
06130677LectureDavid W Dinwoodie - ddinwood@unm.edu1 TO 625
06430685LectureSuzanne R Oakdale - soakdale@unm.edu1 TO 625
06630691LectureOsbjorn Pearson - ompear@unm.edu1 TO 625
08030702Practice ExperienceKeith L Hunley - khunley@unm.edu1 TO 625
08534483Practice ExperienceJulia M Hess - jmhess@salud.unm.edu1 TO 625
08734484Practice ExperienceKeith M Prufer - kmp@unm.edu1 TO 625
09734486Practice ExperienceSherry V Nelson - svnelson@unm.edu1 TO 625
10137192


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Emily L Jones - elj@unm.edu1 TO 625
10243323


Practice Experience
Catherine R Rhodes - rhodesc@unm.edu1 TO 625
10347802


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Hannah V Mattson - hmattson@unm.edu1 TO 625

(Also offered as ARTH 406/506) Archaeological and historic art forms of the Plains, Southwest and western regions of North America. {Spring}

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00134653

MW 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
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D A Fry - tsalagi@unm.edu32
Fees: $33

Topics from various areas of anthropological linguistics including, but not limited to, ethnosemantics, the ethnography of communication and the biology of language.

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T: Lang Cultr&Pol in the Andes
00154209

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
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Web Enhanced - Topics
Angelica Serna Jeri - asernajeri@unm.edu35

Topics of archaeological interest including gender in archaeology, European contact and post-processualism.

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T: Doc Material Archaeo Rsrch
00155270

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
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Web Enhanced - Topics
Michael W Graves - mwgraves@unm.edu31
T: Pre-Columbian Art: S. Amer
00246882

TR 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
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Web Enhanced - Topics
Margaret A Jackson - mars@unm.edu34
Fees: $20
T: Pre-Col Cen&N SAm Carib
00346884

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
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Web Enhanced - Topics
Margaret A Jackson - mars@unm.edu32
Fees: $20
T: Ethnohist of Chaco Cany
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005
55271Topics Staff 32
Fees: $20
T: Ceramic Theory seminar
00655274

W 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Web Enhanced - Topics
Patricia L Crown - pcrown@unm.edu33
Fees: $25
T: Lithic Analysis
00855280

M 9:00 AM - 11:50 AM
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Bruce B Huckell - bhuckell@unm.edu319

(Also offered as MUS 445/545) Investigation of country music from an anthropological and ethnomusicological perspective, utilizing recordings and live performances to put scholarship on country music into conversation with social theory and literature on social class, gender, space/place, racial identities. {Spring}

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00156603

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Center for the Arts B117

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
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Kristina M Jacobsen - kmj23@unm.edu32

(Also offered as MUS 448/548) The cultural study of music and sound. Course materials are drawn from written and audio music ethnographies of contemporary indigenous, diasporic, refugee, exile, and industrial communities.

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00156588

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Center for the Arts FRH

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
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Web Enhanced - Lecture
Kristina M Jacobsen - kmj23@unm.edu3 Section Full
Fees: $30

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T: Hum Evol Physio & Anatomy
00155256

MWF 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
Remote Instruction UNM LEARN

Web Enhanced - Topics
Ian J Wallace - iwallace@unm.edu3 Section Full
Waitlist: 5
Fees: $40
T: HumEvolPhysio&Anatomy Lab
00255258

T 2:00 PM - 4:50 PM
Dane Smith Hall 227

T 2:00 PM - 4:50 PM
Remote Instruction UNM LEARN

Topics
Ian J Wallace - iwallace@unm.edu3 Section Full
Waitlist: 7
Fees: $40
T: Cannabis Health Research
00356427

MWF 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
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Web Enhanced - Topics
Jacob M Vigil - vigilj@unm.edu3 Section Full
Waitlist: 4
Fees: $40

The analysis of the skeletal remains from past human populations, oriented at the mortality, morbidity and genetic affinities of those extinct populations. Prerequisite: *351L. {Alternate years}

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00155278

TR 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM
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Osbjorn Pearson - ompear@unm.edu316
Fees: $30

Behavioral transitions throughout human evolution, including social systems, diet, life history, intelligence and locomotion. Focus on hominid origins, the transition from ape-like to human-like hominid, and the origin of our own species. Prerequisite: 357.

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00145624

M 1:00 PM - 3:50 PM
Anthropology 178

M 1:00 PM - 3:50 PM
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Sherry V Nelson - svnelson@unm.edu35

(Also offered as ARTH, MSST 485) Theoretical and practical work in specific museum problems. May be repeated as subject matter changes. Prerequisite: ARTH 407 or MSST 407. {Offered upon demand}

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Sem: NAGPRA and Museums
00138882

WF 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
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Loa Traxler - lptraxler@unm.edu32

(Also offered as ARTH, MSST 486/586) Practicum in museum methods and management. Prerequisite: ARTH 407 or MSST 407. Restriction: permission of instructor. {Offered upon demand}

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00136547

Remote Instruction UNM LEARN

Practice Experience
Audra L Bellmore - abellmor@unm.edu1 TO 32
Fees: $33
00242779

Remote Instruction UNM LEARN

Practice Experience
Carla Sinopoli - csinopoli@unm.edu1 TO 32
Fees: $33
00356606

Remote Instruction UNM LEARN

Practice Experience
Loa Traxler - lptraxler@unm.edu1 TO 32
Fees: $33
00456645

Remote Instruction UNM LEARN

Web Enhanced - Practice Experience
Klinton Burgio-Ericson - kburgioericson@unm.edu1 TO 32
Fees: $33
06736728

Remote Instruction UNM LEARN

Practice Experience
Lea S McChesney - lsmcches@unm.edu1 TO 31
Fees: $33

Directed study of topics not covered in regular courses.

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00146429


Web Enhanced - Independent Study
Jocelyn H Dehaas - chinsu@unm.edu1 TO 310
00235702Independent StudyFrances M Hayashida - fmh@unm.edu1 TO 325
00335703Independent StudyMelissa E Thompson - memery@unm.edu1 TO 325
00430717Independent StudyJames L Boone - jboone@unm.edu1 TO 325
00535846Independent StudyJeffrey C Long - jlo@unm.edu1 TO 325
00654327


Independent Study
Hannah V Mattson - hmattson@unm.edu1 TO 325
00754328


Independent Study
Joshua A Shapero - jshapero@unm.edu1 TO 325
00854629


Independent Study
Ian J Wallace - iwallace@unm.edu1 TO 324
00954630


Independent Study
Catherine R Rhodes - rhodesc@unm.edu1 TO 325
01057260


Independent Study
Kari L Schleher - kschlehe@unm.edu1 TO 325
01330719Independent StudyJane B Lancaster - jlancas@unm.edu1 TO 34
04330759Independent StudyHillard S Kaplan - hkaplan@unm.edu1 TO 325
04430760Independent StudyWirt H Wills - wwills@unm.edu1 TO 325
04930761Independent StudyPatricia L Crown - pcrown@unm.edu1 TO 325
05230762Independent StudyLes W Field - lesfield@unm.edu1 TO 325
05630763Independent StudyBruce B Huckell - bhuckell@unm.edu1 TO 324
06130764Independent StudyDavid W Dinwoodie - ddinwood@unm.edu1 TO 325
06430765Independent StudySuzanne R Oakdale - soakdale@unm.edu1 TO 325
06630766Independent StudyOsbjorn Pearson - ompear@unm.edu1 TO 324
07330767Independent StudyLoa Traxler - lptraxler@unm.edu1 TO 325
07630768Independent StudyHeather J Edgar - hjhedgar@unm.edu1 TO 325
07830770Independent StudyDavid A Phillips - dap@unm.edu1 TO 325
08030769Independent StudyKeith L Hunley - khunley@unm.edu1 TO 325
08534491Independent StudyMichael W Graves - mwgraves@unm.edu1 TO 325
08734492Independent StudyKeith M Prufer - kmp@unm.edu1 TO 324
09534493Independent StudyMartin N Muller - muller@unm.edu1 TO 325
09734494Independent StudySherry V Nelson - svnelson@unm.edu1 TO 325
10137196


Independent Study
Emily L Jones - elj@unm.edu1 TO 325
10243324


Independent Study
Siobhan M Mattison - smattison@unm.edu1 TO 325

Readings and discussions concerning anthropological research methods, sources, goals and professional ethics. Open to upper division majors and concentrators whose applications for the honors program have been approved. Restriction: permission of instructor. {Fall}

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00153509

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Remote Instruction UNM LEARN

Web Enhanced - Seminar
Wirt H Wills - wwills@unm.edu310

Field research for qualified advanced undergraduate or graduate students with previous experience in archaeology, biological anthropology, human evolutionary ecology, linguistics or general ethnology. Problems are selected on the basis of student-faculty interest and field research opportunities. Restriction: permission of instructor. {Offered upon demand}

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00135792Practice ExperienceMelissa E Thompson - memery@unm.edu2 TO 625
00254329


Practice Experience
Hannah V Mattson - hmattson@unm.edu2 TO 625
00354330


Practice Experience
Joshua A Shapero - jshapero@unm.edu2 TO 625
00430821Practice ExperienceJames L Boone - jboone@unm.edu2 TO 625
00554631


Practice Experience
Ian J Wallace - iwallace@unm.edu2 TO 625
00654632


Practice Experience
Catherine R Rhodes - rhodesc@unm.edu2 TO 625
01230828Practice ExperienceLoa Traxler - lptraxler@unm.edu2 TO 625
01830832Practice ExperienceJeffrey C Long - jlo@unm.edu2 TO 625
04330837Practice ExperienceHillard S Kaplan - hkaplan@unm.edu2 TO 625
04430839Practice ExperienceWirt H Wills - wwills@unm.edu2 TO 624
04930840Practice ExperiencePatricia L Crown - pcrown@unm.edu2 TO 625
05230857Practice ExperienceLes W Field - lesfield@unm.edu2 TO 625
05630859Practice ExperienceBruce B Huckell - bhuckell@unm.edu2 TO 625
06130862Practice ExperienceDavid W Dinwoodie - ddinwood@unm.edu2 TO 625
06430863Practice ExperienceSuzanne R Oakdale - soakdale@unm.edu2 TO 625
06630866Practice ExperienceOsbjorn Pearson - ompear@unm.edu2 TO 625
07630871Practice ExperienceHeather J Edgar - hjhedgar@unm.edu2 TO 625
08030879Practice ExperienceKeith L Hunley - khunley@unm.edu2 TO 625
08534496Practice ExperienceMichael W Graves - mwgraves@unm.edu2 TO 625
08734497Practice ExperienceKeith M Prufer - kmp@unm.edu2 TO 624
09534498Practice ExperienceMartin N Muller - muller@unm.edu2 TO 625
09635092Practice ExperienceFrances M Hayashida - fmh@unm.edu2 TO 625
09734499Practice ExperienceSherry V Nelson - svnelson@unm.edu2 TO 625
10137199


Practice Experience
Emily L Jones - elj@unm.edu2 TO 625
10243325


Practice Experience
Siobhan M Mattison - smattison@unm.edu2 TO 625