Grad Placements

2009

Arpita Chakrabarti

  • Dissertation Title: A Fine Balance: Remaking Muslim Modernity and Religious Practices in Delhi and New York City
  • Chair: Louisa Schein
  • Placement: Research Associate, India

Christopher Lepre

  • Dissertation Title: Plio-Pleistocene Stratigraphy and Paleogeography for Hominin Remains from Areas 130 and 133, Koobi Fora, Kenya
  • Chair: Craig Feibel
  • Placement: Adjunct Faculty in Anthropology, William Paterson University

Sarasij Majumder

  • Dissertation Title: “Peasants” Against the Nano?  Neoliberal Industrialization and the Land Question in Marxist-Ruled West Bengal, India
  • Chair: Bonnie McCay
  • Placement: Assistant Professor, Asian Studies & Anthropology, Kennesaw State University

Debarati Sen

  • Dissertation Title: From Illegal to Organic: Fair Trade Organic Tea Production and Women's Political Futures in Darjeeling India
  • Chair: Dorothy Hodgson
  • Placement: Assistant Professor, Kennesaw State University

Sharon Baskind-Wing

  • Dissertation Title: Reclaiming Rural Character: Conservation, Conflict, and Nostalgic Landscapes of Orcas Island, WA
  • Chair: David Hughes
  • Placement: Associate Director of Institutional Advancement, American Museum of Natural History

Dillon Mahoney

  • Dissertation Title: The Art of Connection: Negotiating the Digital Divide in Kenya’s Curio Industry
  • Chair: Angelique Haugerud
  • Placement: Visiting Assistant Professor, University of South Florida-Tampa; 2013-2015

Jack McCoy

  • Dissertation Title: Ecological and Behavioral Implications of New Archaeological Occurrences from Upper Burgi Exposures at Koobi Fora, Kenya
  • Chair: John W.K. Harris
  • Placement: Monmouth University, West Long Branch, NJ

Edgar Rivera Colón

  • Dissertation Title: Getting Life in Two Worlds: Power and Prevention in the New York City House Ballroom Community
  • Chair: Louisa Schein
  • Placement: Assistant Professor of Clinical Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University

Johnelle Lamarque

  • Dissertation Title: The Making of a Waterfront Suburb: An Ethnography of Coastal Gentrification in New Jersey
  • Chair: Bonnie McCay
  • Placement: Research Analyst, Utah Department of Health