Current Semester Undergraduate Courses

Fall 2022

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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00272228

TR 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Mitchell Hall 122

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Keith L Hunley - khunley@unm.edu327
Fees: $5

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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00363760

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Anthropology 163

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Andrew W Carey - acarey1@unm.edu33
Fees: $5

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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00266850

MWF 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Univ Advise & Enrich Center B90

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Meagan L Vigus - mvigus@unm.edu31
00463750

MWF 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM
Humanities 428

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Geunho Cho - johncho@unm.edu36
00573427

MWF 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Ortega Hall 109

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Daven Hobbs - dhobbs@unm.edu33

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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00164939

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Collaborative Teaching & Learn 230

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Bruce B Huckell - bhuckell@unm.edu3 Section Full
Fees: $5

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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00165458

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
McKinnon Center 2110

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Wirt H Wills - wwills@unm.edu3 Section Full
Fees: $5

(Also offered as CJ 319; LING 359) Examination of the interrelations of language and speech with other selected aspects of culture and cognition. Prerequisite: 114 or 1155 or LING 2110 or LING 301.

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00272012

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Hibben Center 105

Web Enhanced - Lecture
David W Dinwoodie - ddinwood@unm.edu334
Fees: $20

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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00257615

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Hibben Center 105

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Kari L Schleher - kschlehe@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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00170250

TR 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Anthropology 178

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Hannah V Mattson - hmattson@unm.edu31
Fees: $20

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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00172234

TR 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Anthropology 248

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Wirt H Wills - wwills@unm.edu320
Fees: $20

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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00140563

TR 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Dane Smith Hall 328

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Les W Field - lesfield@unm.edu326
Fees: $10

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

Sections
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T: Settler Colonialism Palest
00170244

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Anthropology 178

Web Enhanced - Topics
Les W Field - lesfield@unm.edu33
Fees: $20
T: Religion and Society
CANCELLED
002
72096Topics Staff 325
Fees: $20
T: Hlth & Soc Inequalities II
00371054

T 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Mitchell Hall 118

Topics
Jessica R Goodkind - jgoodkind@salud.unm.edu32
T: Querencia Place & Identity
00470660

T 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Dane Smith Hall 127

Topics
Levi Romero - xlromero@unm.edu32
Fees: $20
T: Hlth &Soc Inequalities Lab
00573813

S 8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Dane Smith Hall 127

Topics
Jessica R Goodkind - jgoodkind@salud.unm.edu33
T: Creative Ethnography
00673437

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Center for the Arts B015

Web Enhanced - Topics
Kristina M Jacobsen - kmj23@unm.edu32
Fees: $20
T: Writers in the Community
00770664

W 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Topics
Levi Romero - xlromero@unm.edu35
Fees: $20
T: Crosslinguistic L1 Acq &Soc
00970671

MWF 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Mitchell Hall 117

Topics
Staff 34
Fees: $20
T: Hlth & Soc Inequalities I
01073894

MW 9:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Dane Smith Hall 331

Web Enhanced - Topics
Jessica R Goodkind - jgoodkind@salud.unm.edu31

The events and processes involved in the emergence and evolution of the human lineage-from the origins of Australopithecus, through the emergence of the genus Homo, to the evolution of early modern humans-based on the human fossil record. Prerequisite: 1135 or 2175.

Sections
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00172236

MWF 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Anthropology 176

MWF 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Hibben Center 105

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Sherry V Nelson - svnelson@unm.edu328
Fees: $30

Surveys the development of the Maya civilizations in Mesoamerica from the origins of agriculture through the Spanish Conquest. The course will explore archaeological, ethno-historical, linguistic, and environmental data and accounts. Prerequisite: 1115 or (1211 and 1211L) or 2175 or 320.

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00170251

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Collaborative Teaching & Learn 210

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Loa Traxler - lptraxler@unm.edu324

This class explores ethical issues and debates surrounding heritage-making practices and discourses through lens of ethnological, archaeological, and evolutionary anthropology. It problematizes the boundaries between different constructions of the past and present.

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00172237

W 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Anthropology 248

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Hannah V Mattson - hmattson@unm.edu31
Fees: $25

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

Sections
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00139693


Practice Experience
Melissa E Thompson - memery@unm.edu1 TO 625
00236504Practice ExperienceJeffrey C Long - jlo@unm.edu1 TO 625
00370267


Lecture
Joshua A Shapero - jshapero@unm.edu1 TO 625
00414161Lecture Staff 1 TO 625
00570281


Lecture
Ian J Wallace - iwallace@unm.edu1 TO 625
00670289


Lecture
Kari L Schleher - kschlehe@unm.edu1 TO 625
00746076


Practice Experience
Emily L Jones - elj@unm.edu1 TO 625
00871350


Lecture
David E Stuart - dstuart@unm.edu1 TO 625
01314173LectureHannah V Mattson - hmattson@unm.edu1 TO 625
01439937


Practice Experience
Carla Sinopoli - csinopoli@unm.edu1 TO 625
01814177LectureLoa Traxler - lptraxler@unm.edu1 TO 625
02414196LectureCatherine R Rhodes - rhodesc@unm.edu1 TO 625
02614198LectureSiobhan M Mattison - smattison@unm.edu1 TO 625
04314211LectureHeather J Edgar - hjhedgar@unm.edu1 TO 625
04414214LectureWirt H Wills - wwills@unm.edu1 TO 625
04914215LecturePatricia L Crown - pcrown@unm.edu1 TO 625
05214216LectureLes W Field - lesfield@unm.edu1 TO 625
05614217LectureBruce B Huckell - bhuckell@unm.edu1 TO 625
06114229LectureDavid W Dinwoodie - ddinwood@unm.edu1 TO 625
06414237LectureSuzanne R Oakdale - soakdale@unm.edu1 TO 625
06614246LectureOsbjorn Pearson - ompear@unm.edu1 TO 625
08014266Practice ExperienceKeith L Hunley - khunley@unm.edu1 TO 625
08529625Practice ExperienceMichael W Graves - mwgraves@unm.edu1 TO 625
08729626Practice ExperienceKeith M Prufer - kmp@unm.edu1 TO 625
09529627Practice ExperienceMartin N Muller - muller@unm.edu1 TO 625
09729628Practice ExperienceSherry V Nelson - svnelson@unm.edu1 TO 625
09933025Practice ExperienceFrances M Hayashida - fmh@unm.edu1 TO 625

(Also offered as ARTH 402/502) Archaeological and historic art forms of the Arctic Northwest coast and the eastern woodlands of North America. {Fall}

Sections
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00114277

MWF 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Center for the Arts 1020

Web Enhanced - Lecture
D A Fry - tsalagi@unm.edu34

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

Sections
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T: Museum Practices
00173510

W 1:00 PM - 3:50 PM
Hibben Center 125

Web Enhanced - Topics
Loa Traxler - lptraxler@unm.edu3 Section Full
Fees: $20
T: Pre-Columbian Art: Mesoamer
00362633

TR 9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Center for the Arts 1020

Web Enhanced - Topics
Margaret A Jackson - mars@unm.edu36
Fees: $20
T: Museum Comm Collaboration
00473502

R 1:00 PM - 3:50 PM
Hibben Center 103

Topics
Staff 32
Fees: $20
T: Museum Collection Mngmnt
00573506

T 2:00 PM - 4:50 PM
Hibben Center 125

Web Enhanced - Topics
Loa Traxler - lptraxler@unm.edu33
Fees: $20
T: Museum Interpretation
CANCELLED
009
71057Topics Staff 33
Fees: $20

A course exploring a topic not covered by the standard curriculum but of interest to faculty and students in a particular semester.

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T: Human Physical Activity
00172232

M 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Anthropology 178

Web Enhanced - Topics
Ian J Wallace - iwallace@unm.edu310
Fees: $40
T: Disease in Human Evolution
00273871

TR 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
Anthropology 248

Web Enhanced - Topics
Heather J Edgar - hjhedgar@unm.edu32
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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CANCELLED
001
72241Lecture Staff 317

Directed study of topics not covered in regular courses.

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00156817


Independent Study
Siobhan M Mattison - smattison@unm.edu1 TO 325
00235731Independent StudyMichael W Graves - mwgraves@unm.edu1 TO 325
00336235Independent StudyKeith M Prufer - kmp@unm.edu1 TO 325
00414320Independent Study Staff 1 TO 325
00536505Independent StudyLoa Traxler - lptraxler@unm.edu1 TO 325
00636506Independent StudySherry V Nelson - svnelson@unm.edu1 TO 325
00736507Independent StudyMartin N Muller - muller@unm.edu1 TO 325
00846078


Independent Study
Hannah V Mattson - hmattson@unm.edu1 TO 324
00970269


Independent Study
Joshua A Shapero - jshapero@unm.edu1 TO 325
01036508Independent StudyJeffrey C Long - jlo@unm.edu1 TO 325
01139694


Independent Study
Melissa E Thompson - memery@unm.edu1 TO 325
01270282


Independent Study
Ian J Wallace - iwallace@unm.edu1 TO 320
01314325Independent StudyCarla Sinopoli - csinopoli@unm.edu1 TO 325
01439938


Independent Study
Jocelyn H Dehaas - chinsu@unm.edu1 TO 325
01546080


Independent Study
Emily L Jones - elj@unm.edu1 TO 325
01670290


Independent Study
Kari L Schleher - kschlehe@unm.edu1 TO 325
02414329Independent StudyCatherine R Rhodes - rhodesc@unm.edu1 TO 323
04414444Independent StudyWirt H Wills - wwills@unm.edu1 TO 325
04914447Independent StudyPatricia L Crown - pcrown@unm.edu1 TO 325
05214452Independent StudyLes W Field - lesfield@unm.edu1 TO 325
05614457Independent StudyBruce B Huckell - bhuckell@unm.edu1 TO 325
06114464Independent StudyDavid W Dinwoodie - ddinwood@unm.edu1 TO 325
06414468Independent StudySuzanne R Oakdale - soakdale@unm.edu1 TO 324
06614474Independent StudyOsbjorn Pearson - ompear@unm.edu1 TO 324
07614483Independent StudyHeather J Edgar - hjhedgar@unm.edu1 TO 325
07814487Independent StudyDavid A Phillips - dap@unm.edu1 TO 325
08014486Independent StudyKeith L Hunley - khunley@unm.edu1 TO 325
09233026Independent StudyFrances M Hayashida - fmh@unm.edu1 TO 325

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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#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00136509Practice ExperienceSherry V Nelson - svnelson@unm.edu2 TO 625
00236510Practice ExperienceMartin N Muller - muller@unm.edu2 TO 625
00336511Practice ExperienceJeffrey C Long - jlo@unm.edu2 TO 625
00414623Practice Experience Staff 2 TO 625
00539183


Practice Experience
Michael W Graves - mwgraves@unm.edu2 TO 625
00639695


Practice Experience
Melissa E Thompson - memery@unm.edu2 TO 625
00746081


Practice Experience
Carla Sinopoli - csinopoli@unm.edu2 TO 625
00946097


Practice Experience
Emily L Jones - elj@unm.edu2 TO 625
01056818


Practice Experience
Siobhan M Mattison - smattison@unm.edu225
01314649Practice ExperienceHannah V Mattson - hmattson@unm.edu2 TO 625
02414657Practice ExperienceCatherine R Rhodes - rhodesc@unm.edu2 TO 625
02614658Practice ExperienceLoa Traxler - lptraxler@unm.edu2 TO 625
04414673Practice ExperienceWirt H Wills - wwills@unm.edu2 TO 625
04914674Practice ExperiencePatricia L Crown - pcrown@unm.edu2 TO 625
05214707Practice ExperienceLes W Field - lesfield@unm.edu2 TO 625
05614712Practice ExperienceBruce B Huckell - bhuckell@unm.edu2 TO 625
06114715Practice ExperienceDavid W Dinwoodie - ddinwood@unm.edu2 TO 625
06414716Practice ExperienceSuzanne R Oakdale - soakdale@unm.edu2 TO 625
06614719Practice ExperienceOsbjorn Pearson - ompear@unm.edu2 TO 625
07614728Practice ExperienceHeather J Edgar - hjhedgar@unm.edu2 TO 625
08014740Practice ExperienceKeith L Hunley - khunley@unm.edu2 TO 625
08733316Practice ExperienceKeith M Prufer - kmp@unm.edu2 TO 619
10033027Practice ExperienceFrances M Hayashida - fmh@unm.edu2 TO 625