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PhD Students

Name, Contact Field Supervisor(s) Research Keywords Research Region Year Entered Program
Nicholas AbramsAbrams, Nicholas
Socio-cultural AnthropologyBianca DahlRace; Citizenship; Witchcraft; Labour activism; Religion; Political anthropologySouth Africa2016
Hadia Akhtar KhanAkhtar Khan, Hadia
Socio-cultural AnthropologyTania LiRemittances; Value; Class; Gender; Economic AnthropologyPakistan2016
Aleksa AlaicaAlaica, Aleksa
Course Instructor
ArchaeologyEdward SwensonHuman-Animal Interactions; Zoo Archaeology; Latin America; Relational OntologyPeru2013
Kristina AldaAlda, Kristina
Socio-Cultural AnthropologyHilary Cunningham (Scharper), Jesook SongPost-socialism; Urban Anthropology; Architecture And Public Spaces; Civic Initiatives; Social ChangeCzech Republic2011
Laura BeachBeach, Laura
Socio-Cultural/Medical AnthropologyKrista Maxwell, Katie Kilroy-MaracSelf-harm; Incarceration; Indigenous Feminisms; Decolonial Theory and Praxis; Medicalization / Pathologization of Lived ExperienceWestern Canada2016
Peter BikoulisBikoulis, Peter
ArchaeologyEdward BanningLandscape Archaeology; Digital Archaeology; Spatial Analysis (GIS); Social Network AnalysisNear East, Turkey2009
Tessa BonduelleBonduelle, TessaSocio-Cultural AnthropologyAndrea Muehlebach, Monica HellerMigration and Asylum Systems; Social Work; Citizenship; Race and Class; Nationalisms; NeoliberalismFrance2016
Lyota BonyemeBonyeme, Lyota
Social-Cultural AnthropologyJanice BoddyRace & Ethnicity; Diaspora Studies; Migration; Globalisation; Corporeality; Nationalism; Urban Anthro; AestheticsBrazil2015
Joel CahnCahn, Joel
Evolutionary AnthropologyTracy RogersBioarchaeology; Paleopathology; Forensic Anthropology; Trauma; ViolenceCanada, Portugal2009
Walter CallaghanCallaghan, Walter
Medical AnthropologyKatie Kilroy-MaracPtsd; Mental Health; Gendered Identity; Military Masculinity; Stigma; Moral Injury; Subjective ExperienceCanada2014
Elisabetta CampagnolaCampagnola, Elisabetta
Socio-cultural anthropologyTodd SandersPolitical anthropology, anthropology of work, transport, ethnography and archival research.Tanzania (mainland), East Africa2014
Kalyan Sekhar ChakrabortyChakraborty, Kalyan Sekhar
ArchaeologyHeather MillerCeramic Residue; Ceramic Function; Diet; Trade; and Intra and Inter-regional Variations in Indus CivilizationIndia2013
Jessica CookCook, Jessica
Socio-Cultural AnthropologyBonnie McElhinnyVisual Sovereignty, Indigenous and Black Artists, Museum Spaces, Anti-Colonial and Anti-Oppressive Museum Education, Museum spaces and community engagementCanada, USA, New Zealand, South Africa2014
Anna-Louise CragoCrago, Anna-LouiseSocioculturalChristopher Krupa, Holly WardlowArmed Conflict/war; Violence; Gender; Labour; Kinship; LoveCentral Africa2012
Kate DecterDecter, Kate
Evolutionary AnthropologyEsteban ParraFirst Nation Health; Aboriginal Health; Human Genetic Variation; Immunogenetics; Metagenomics; Environmental Genomics; First Nation HousingCanada, Indigenous Populations2013
Ferda Nur DemirciDemirci, Ferda NurSocio-cultural AnthropologyAndrea Muehlebach, V. Firat BozcaliIndebtedness; Work and Labor; Development; Political Economy; Capitalism; SubjectivityTurkey2018
Frida Lona DurazoDurazo, Frida LonaMolecular AnthropologyEsteban ParraGenetics of Pigmentation; Genetic of Iris Patterns; Genome-Wide Association Studies of Complex TraitsEurope2016
Chantelle FalconerFalconer, Chantelle
Socio-CulturalChristopher KrupaPost-Neoliberalism; Livelihoods; State; Political EcologyEcuador2007
Nicholas FeinigFeinig, Nicholas
Socio-Cultural AnthropologySandra Bamford, Shiho SatsukaGender; Economy; Labour; KinshipJapan2013
Elisabeth FeltaousFeltaous, Elisabeth
Medical AnthropologyKrista Maxwell, Sarah HillewaertIndigenous Health; Addiction; Subjectivity; Inuit; YouthNunavut2016
Camila Guarim FigueiredoFigueiredo, Camila Guarim
ArchaeologyEdward SwensonLandscape Archaeology; Historical Ecology; Amazonian Dark Earth; GIS; Lower Amazon; Tapajos; Ceramic and Lithics AnalysisBrazilian Amazon
Erika FinestoneFinestone, Erika
AnthropologySandra Bamford, Bonnie McElhinnyIndigenous Peoples in Canada; Childcare; Customary Care; Urban Indigeneities; Kin Mobility; Child Welfare in the Neoliberal StateCanada2014
Bronwyn FreyFrey, Bronwyn
SocioculturalJoshua Barker, Andrea Muehlebachplatform labour, STS, political economyGermany2016
Connie GagliardiGagliardi, Connie
Socio-CulturalDonna Young, Valentina NapolitanoChristianity and Religious Minorities; Materiality and Visuality; Sainthood and Marianism; Historicity; Affect TheoryIsrael/Palestine2014
Mathew GagneGagne, Mathew
Course Instructor
Socio-CulturalNaisargi N. DaveQueer Anthropology; Science & Technology Studies; New Media & Communications; Postcolonial Cities; Affect Theory; EthicsLebanon2012
Tiziana GalloGallo, Tiziana
ArchaeologyLiye XieLandscape Archaeology; Experimental Arch.; Groundstone Tech.; Lithic Raw Material Sourcing; Petrography; Use-Wear Studies; GISNortheast North America2016
Emily-Camille GilbertGilbert, Emily-CamilleSocio-CulturalHilary Cunningham (Scharper)Medical Anthropology; Urban Anthropology; Poverty and Inequality in Canadian Mixed- Income Communities; Food InsecurityOntario2015
Salvatore GiustoGiusto, Salvatore
Socio-Cultural AnthropologyAndrea Muehlebach, Jesook SongCommodification of Public Aesthetics; Formal / Informal Networking; Neoliberal Culture; Econ. Anthropology; Anthro. of Mass Media; Visual Anthro.Europe, North America, Italy2011
Columba Gonzalez DuarteGonzalez Duarte, Columba
Socio-CulturalHilary Cunningham (Scharper)Posthumanist Political Ecology; Science and Technology StudiesNorth America2010
Dylan GordonGordon, DylanSocio-Cultural AnthropologyNaisargi N. Dave, Shiho SatsukaWild Food TradeCanada2009
Veronica GrigioGrigio, VeronicaMedical AnthropologyHolly Wardlow, Bianca DahlPublic Health; Interculturalism; Indigeneity; Amazon; HIV/AIDS; Gender; Mental Health; Traditional Medicine; Sovereignty; Science & Tech. Studies; Translation; Post-Colonial Studies; SubjectivityPeruvian Amazon2013
Omri GrinbergGrinberg, Omri
Social-CulturalIvan Kalmar, Alejandro PazHuman Rights; Conflict Areas; Borders & Mobility; Agency & Ethics; Historiography; Critical Theory; Interdisciplinary MethodologiesIsrael/Palestine2012
Candis HaakHaak, Candis
ArchaeologyHeather MillerSouth Asian Archaeology; Digital Humanities; Interpretive GIS; Pilgrimage; Landscape Studies; Ritual ArchaeologySouth Asia2010
Natalia HandziukHandziuk, Natalia
AnthropologyEdward BanningSubsistence and Exploitation of Foodways; Urbanism; Rural Spaces; Craft Production; Domestic Organization; Regional InteractionJordan, Georgia2016
William HébertHébert, William
Social-Cultural AnthropologyNaisargi N. DaveIncarceration; Gender; Trans Politics; Sovereignty; Care; Punishment; Morality; Ethics; SubjectivityCanada, Brazil2013
Miriam Hird-YoungerHird-Younger, Miriam
Socio-Cultural AnthropologyBianca DahlDevelopment; Participation; Trust; Post-Colonialism; GenderGhana2016
Andrew HolmesHolmes, Andrew
Evolutionary AnthropologyDavid BegunPaleoanthropology; Evolution; Hominoids; Pliopithecoids; Anthropoids; Fossils; PaleontologyEurope2015
Ken HolyokeHolyoke, Ken
ArchaeologyGary CouplandPrehistoric archaeology, Northeastern North America, Hunter-gatherers, Lithic Quarrying and Sourcing, Human-landscape interactions, Place-making, Wabanaki ethnohistory and ethnographyEastern Canada/Northern New England2017
Courtneay HopperHopper, Courtneay
Archaeology / Evolutionary AnthropologyGenevieve DewarStable Isotopes; Paleoenvironmental and Dietary Reconstruction; Later Stone Age; Intro. Pastoralism; Migration; Social ChangeSouth Africa2016
Sophia JaworskiJaworski, Sophia
Sociocultural and Medical AnthropologyJesook Song, Katie Kilroy-MaracEveryday Chemicals and Toxins; Environmental Health; Feminist Anthropology; Inhumanisms and New Humanisms; Experimental Methods; Visual Anthropology; CanadaToronto, Canada2015
Chris KendallKendall, Chris
Evolutionary AnthropologyBence Viola, Michael SchillaciHybridization Genetics; Human Evolution; Primate Evolution; Neanderthals; Ancient DNA2017
Erica KiliusKilius, Erica
Evolutionary AnthropologyDavid SamsonHuman adaptation; evolutionary mismatch; sleep; circadian rhythms; health and disease; circumpolar populationsArctic2018
Keren KlassKlass, Keren
PrimatologyShawn LehmanPrimate Conservation; Behaviour; EcologySouthern Mexico2014
Klara KomzaKomza, Klara
Bipedalism, Biomechanics, Human Evolution, Foot Evolution, Skeletal Variability, Primate MorphologyBence ViolaEvolutionary Anthropology2017
Justin LangilleLangille, Justin
Sociocultural AnthropologyBonnie McElhinny, Andrea MuehlebachWater, Water Security, Stewardship, Activism, Visual Ethnography, PhotographySouthwestern Ontario, Canada2017
Rachel LevineLevine, RachelAnimal-human relationships and ethics; environment and inequality; mutual aid
Fernando MalabetMalabet, Fernando
Evolutionary AnthropologyShawn LehmanPrimate Biogeography; Population Ecology; Landscape Genetics; Conservation BiologyMadagascar2017
George MantziosMantzios, George
Social-Cultural AnthropologyNaisargi N. DaveAnthrohistory; infrastructure; defacement; political aesthetics; austerity; historicity; Cold War ruinsGreece2014
Lindi MasurMasur, Lindi
ArchaeologyGary CrawfordFood and Society; Agricultural Production and Consumption; Human-Plant Interactions; PaleoethnobotanyNE North America; Peru2012
Stephanie MayellMayell, Stephanie
Medical AnthropologyKrista Maxwell, Bianca DahlTransnational Labour Migration; Migrant Workers; Kinship; Mental Health & Well-being; Engaged Anthro.; Canadian Agriculture; JamaicaCaribbean, Canada2016
Hannah MayneMayne, Hannah
Socio-CulturalMichael Lambek, Alejandro PazGender; Ritual; The Body; Public Space; Place and TerritoryIsrael/Palestine2014
Matthew MedeirosMedeiros, Matthew
Sociocultural AnthropologyJack Sidnell, Monica HellerIdentity; Subjectivity; Epistemology; Subalternity; Modes of Dissent; Children; Socially Constructed Disability & Globalisation; Ed. & Power; Language; Code-switchingBrazil, Canada2016
Giles Spence MorrowMorrow, Giles Spence
ArchaeologyEdward SwensonArchitectural Analysis; Space Syntax; Spatial Scale; 3D Digital Reconstruction; Photogrammetric Site & Artifact DocumentationPeru2010
Emilie NicolasNicolas, Emilie
Linguistic AnthropologyMonica Heller, Alejandro PazNationalism; Language Ideologies; Post-Colonial Studies; Immigration; Race; International RelationsCanada, Haïti2012
Kevin NixonNixon, Kevin
Sociocultural AnthropologyNaisargi N. DaveQueer Anthro.; Transgender; Drag Queens/ Kings; Feminist; LGBTQ; Homonationalism; Multiculturalism; Urban; Performance; Critical Race Psy.North America/Canada2009
Sarah O’SullivanO’Sullivan, Sarah
Socio-Cultural and Medical AnthropologyBianca DahlHIV/AIDS; Post-conflict Reconstruction; Stigma; Development; Vulnerability; Humanitarianism; Political Violence; SubjectivitiesNorthern Uganda2014
Hyun Joo Sandy OhOh, Hyun Joo Sandy
Social-CulturalAndrea MuehlebachGlobal Education; Adolescence; Precarity; CareSouth Korea2012
Seth PalmerPalmer, Seth
Socio-cultural AnthropologyNaisargi N. Dave, Michael LambekSpirit Possession; Subject Formation; Feminist & Queer Theory; Historicity & Temporality; Rights Regimes; Relationality & (A)sociality; ShameWestern Indian Ocean, Madagascar2011
Celeste PangPang, Celeste
Socio-Cultural & Medical AnthropologyJesook Song, Naisargi N. DaveQueer Anthro.; Urban Anthro.; Aging; Intimacy; Kinship; Sexuality & Gender; Housing; Regimes of CareCanada2014
Matthew PettitPettit, Matthew
Medical/Social AnthropologyMichael LambekAlcohol Abuse; Mutual-Aid Movements; Medical Models and Authority; Ethics and ResponsibilityFrance2011
Johanna PokornyPokorny, JohannaSocio-Cultural AnthropologySandra BamfordAnthropology Of Science; Science & Technology Studies; Laboratory LifeNorth America2012
Hannah QuinnQuinn, Hannah
Socio-Cultural AnthropologyHolly Wardlow, Cassandra HartblayDisability; Sexuality; Intimacy; Ethics; Consent; Care; Kinship; Crip Theory; Settler-Colonialism; Feminist Theory; MethodologiesCanada2017
Oggni RahmanRahman, OggniMedical/Evolutionary AnthropologyTracey GallowayContemporary Human Health and Biology; Biocultural; Chronic Disease; EpidemiologyNorth America2016
Malcolm S. RamsayRamsay, Malcolm S.
Evolutionary AnthropologyShawn LehmanPrimate Biogeography; Conservation Biology; Landscape GeneticsMadagascar2016
Sarah RanlettRanlett, Sarah
Course Instructor
ArchaeologyMichael ChazanUpper Palaeolithic Symbolism; Technology of Representation; Rare Mineral Raw Material EconomyWestern Europe (France)2010
Shozab RazaRaza, Shozab
Socio-Cultural AnthropologyTania LiPolitical & Economic Anthropology; Anthropology of Development; Social Theory; Agrarian Political Economy; CapitalismPakistan, South Asia2015
Marianna ReisReis, Marianna
Sociocultural AnthropologyAlejandro Paz, Francis CodyPalestinian citizens of Israel; anthropology of citizenship; urban anthropology; infrastructure; mobilities; urban renewal; bureaucracy; identity and belongingIsrael/Palestine2015
Sardar SaadiSaadi, Sardar
Sociocultural AnthropologyTania Li, Andrea MuehlebachSocial Justice; Kurdish Movement; Welfare State; Urban Anthropology; Autonomy; Municipality PoliticsTurkey, Kurdistan2014
Scheck, Paulina
ArchaeologyMax FriesenArchaeology of the Contemporary World; Arctic Urbanism; Assemblage Theory; Archaeological Theory; CyborgsCentral Canadian Arctic2015
Keegan SeligSelig, Keegan
Evolutionary AnthropologyMary SilcoxEarly Primates; Palaeoanthropology; Dental Morphology & Topography; Micro-CT; EoceneNorth America2017
Sgambetterra, AdrianaSocial-culturalIvan Kalmarreligion and nationalism, populism, migration, Islam(ophobia), anthropology of religion, anthropology of the state, critical discourse analysisItaly2018
Eve SmeltzerSmeltzer, Eve
PrimatologyJulie TeichroebBehavioural Ecology; Leadership and Consensus; Group Decision-Making; Conflicts of InterestUganda2016
Ashley SmithSmith, Ashley
Evolutionary AnthropologyTracy RogersOsteology; Skeletal Histology; Trauma; Forensic Anthropology / ArchaeologyNorth America2014
Aakash SolankiSolanki, AakashSocio-CulturalFrancis Cody, Todd SandersSc. & Tech Studies; Anthropologies of Computing; State; Knowledge; Media; Software Studies; Data StudiesIndia, South Asia2017
Taylor ThorntonThornton, Taylor
ArchaeologyMax FriesenLandscape; Community Archaeology; GIS; Spatial Analysis; Cartography; Remote Sensing & Geophysical ProspectionCanadian Arctic2015
Elliott TilleczekTilleczek, Elliott
Socio-cultural AnthropologyNaisargi N. DaveQueer activism; Queer anthropology; Digital Media; STS; Sensory Ethnography Canada & U.S2018
Jessika TremblayTremblay, JessikaSociocultural AnthropologyTania Li, Joshua BarkerDigital/Media/Virtual/Urban; Social Media; Netnography; Internet; Networks; Brand; Online/Offline Communities; Neoliberal SubjectivitiesIndonesia2011
Melinda Vandenbeld GilesVandenbeld Giles, MelindaSocio-Cultural AnthropologySandra BamfordMothering; Homelessness; Women’s Studies; Maternal Theory; Mother/Child Poverty; Ethno.; Public Policy; Political-Economy; Creative Writing & Arts-Based MethodologyCanada2009
Devin WardWard, Devin
Evolutionary AnthropologyBence Viola, Mary SilcoxSkeletal Biology; Growth & Development; Bony Labyrinth; Phenotypic Plasticity; Developmental Instability; Lombard Italy; Bioarchaeology; Human OsteologyItaly2016
Sarah WilliamsWilliams, Sarah
Medical AnthropologyJanice Boddy, Holly WardlowIndigenous Rights; Women’s Rights; Maternal Health; MexicoMexico2014
Emma YasuiYasui, EmmaArchaeologyGary CrawfordLithic Technology; Starch; Use-Wear; Jomon Period; Human-Environment Interactions; HokkaidoJapan2011
Joseph YoussefYoussef, Joseph
Socio-Cultural AnthropologyGirish Daswani, Simon ColemanTransnationalism; Diaspora; Pilgrimage; Place-Making; Embodiment; Coptic ChristianityEgypt, USA2011
Antony ZelenkaZelenka, Antony
Sociocultural anthropologyShiho SatsukaIndigeneity; science studies; sovereignty & development; environmental governance; traditional ecological knowledge; infrastructure; toxicity; sensory studiesQuebec, Japan2018

Masters Students

Name, Contact Field Supervisor(s) Research Keywords Research Region Year Entered Program
Tyla BekeBeke, TylaArchaeologyEdward BanningNear Eastern Arch.; Arch. Method; Stratigraphy; Neolithic Era; Ain GhazalJordan2016
James GibbGibb, JamesEvolutionary/Medical AnthropologyBicultural Anthro.; LGBTQ+ Health; Adolescent Growth; Non-Communicable Disease Risk; DOHaDNorth America2016
Clara MacDonaldMacDonald, Clara
Biocultural/Medical AnthropologyTracey GallowayIndigenous Health; Nutrition; Growth and Development; Collaborating Community-based Research; Food InsecurityCanada2017
Samuel Poirier-PoulinPoirier-Poulin, Samuel
Evolutionary AnthropologyJulie TeichroebPrimatology; Angolan Colobus; Communication; Social Systems; Group MovementLake Nabugabo, Uganda2017
Emily V. SmithSmith, Emily V.
Biocultural and Medical AnthropologyTracey GallowayDevelopmental Origins of Health And Disease; Biocultural Approach; Nutrition; Growth and Development; Indigenous Health; Epigenetics; Diabetes; Food Security; Pregnancy; Settler-ColonialismCanada2017
Sam TaitTait, SamSociocultural AnthropologyTania Li, Krista MaxwellSettler-Colonialism; Indig. Jurisprudence & Rights Litigation; Aboriginal Title; Land Claims; KnowledgeCanada2016
Kaitlyn VlemingVleming, Kaitlyn
Socio-Cultural/Medical AnthropologyKrista MaxwellWomen’s Health & LGBTQ Health; Gender; Hormone ImbalanceCanada2015