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Amazonia


Eduardo Brondizio, Professor
Anthropology, IUB
Ph.D. Indiana University, 1996

L. Shane Greene, Associate Professor
Anthropology, IUB
Ph.D. University of Chicago, 2004

Emilio Moran, Distinguished Professor & Rudy Professor Emeritus
Anthropology, IUB
Ph.D. University of Florida, 1975


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Andes


Claudia Avellaneda, Associate Professor
School of Public and Environmental Affairs, IUB
PhD Texas A&M University, 2007

Geoffrey Conrad, Professor Emeritus
Anthropology, IUB
Ph.D. Harvard University, 1974

Serafin Coronel-Molina, Associate Professor
School of Education, IUB
Ph.D. University of Pennsylvania, 2007

L. Shane Greene, Associate Professor
Anthropology, IUB
Ph.D. University of Chicago, 2004

Lucia Guerra-Reyes, Assistant Professor
School of Public Health,
Ph.D. University of Pittsburgh, 2013

Javier León, Assistant Professor
Folklore and Ethnomusicology, IUB
Ph.D. University of Texas at Austin, 2003

John McDowell, Professor
Folklore and Ethnomusicology, IUB
Ph.D. University of Texas at Austin, 1975

James K. Self, Senior Lecturer
Economics, IUB
Ph.D. Southern Illinois University, 2002

April Sievert, Senior Lecturer
Anthropology, IUB
Ph.D. Northwestern University, 1990

Francisco Tandioy Jansasoy, Instructor
Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, IUB
M.A. Indiana University, 2005

Virgina Vitzthum, Professor
Anthropology, IUB
Ph.D. University of Michigan, 1986


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Caribbean


Akwasi Assensoh, Professor Emeritus
African American and African Diaspora Studies, IUB
Ph.D. New York University, 1984

Anke Birkenmaier , Assistant Professor
Spanish and Portuguese, IUB
Ph.D. Yale University, 2004

Timothy Brothers, Associate Professor
Geography, IUPUI
Ph.D. University of California, Los Angeles, 1985

Cara Caddoo, Assistant Professor
American Studies, IUB
Ph.D. City University of New York, 2013

Judah Cohen, Associate Professor
Jewish Studies, IUB
Ph.D. Harvard University, 2002

Deborah Cohn, Professor
Spanish and Portuguese, IUB
Ph.D. Brown University, 1996

Geoffrey Conrad, Professor Emeritus
Anthropology, IUB
Ph.D. Harvard University, 1974

Dennis Conway, Professor Emeritus
Geography, IUB
Ph.D. University of Texas at Austin, 1976

Arlene Diaz, Associate Professor
History, IUB
Ph.D. University of Minnesota, 1997

John D Galuska, Director
Foster International Living-Learning Center, IUB
Ph.D. Indiana University, 2007

Gina Sánchez Gibau, Associate Dean of Student Affairs, Associate Prof.
Anthropology, University College, IUPUI
Ph.D. University of Texas at Austin, 1999

Luis González, Librarian
H. B. Wells Library, IUB
Ph.D. University of Minnesota,

Vivian Halloran, Associate Professor
American Studies; Comparative Literature, IUB
Ph.D. University of California, Los Angeles, 2002

Eileen Julien, Professor
Comparative Literature, IUB
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin, 1978

Javier León, Assistant Professor
Folklore and Ethnomusicology, IUB
Ph.D. University of Texas at Austin, 2003

Joshua Malitsky, Associate Professor
Communication and Culture, IUB
Ph.D. Northwestern University, 2005

Michael Martin, Professor
Communication and Culture; American Studies, IUB
Ph.D. University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 1979

Jason McGraw, Associate Professor
History, IUB
Ph.D. University of Chicago, 2006

Patrick McNaughton, Chancellor's Professor
History of Art, IUB
Ph.D. Yale University, 1977

Alejandro Mejías-López, Associate Professor
Spanish and Portuguese, IUB
Ph.D. University of Michigan, 1995

John Nieto-Phillips, Associate Professor
History, IUB
Ph.D. University of California, Los Angeles, 1997

Oana Panaïté, Associate Professor
French and Italian, IUB
Ph.D. Johns Hopkins University, 2005

Iris Rosa, Professor
African American and African Diaspora Studies, IUB
M.S. Indiana University, 1974

Kalim U. Shah, Assistant Professor
School of Public and Environmental Affairs, IUN
Ph.D. George Mason University, 2007

Marvin Sterling, Associate Professor
Anthropology, IUB
Ph.D. University of California, Los Angeles, 2002

Jennifer Thorington Springer, Associate Professor
English, IUPUI
Ph.D. Miami University, 2001

Albert Valdman, Rudy Professor Emeritus
French and Italian, IUB
Ph.D. Cornell University, 1960


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Central America


Robert Arnove, Chancellor's Professor Emeritus
School of Education, IUB
Ph.D. Stanford University, 1969

Claudia Avellaneda, Associate Professor
School of Public and Environmental Affairs, IUB
PhD Texas A&M University, 2007

Kevin D. Brown, Richard S. Melvin Professor
Maurer School of Law, IUB
J.D. Yale University, 1982

Bonnie Brownlee, Associate Professor
School of Journalism, IUB
Ph.D. University of Wisconsin, 1983

Erick Carballo, Director, A.I.
Latin American Music Center, IUB
Ph.D. Indiana University, 2006

Keith Clay, Distinguished Professor
Biology, IUB
Ph.D. Duke University, 1982

Della Cook, Professor
Anthropology, IUB
Ph.D. University of Chicago, 1976

Jeffrey Gould, Rudy Professor
History, IUB
Ph.D. Yale University, 1988

Hilary Kahn, Director
Center for the Study of Global Change, IUB
Ph.D. University of Buffalo, 2002

Stephanie Kane, Associate Professor
International Studies, IUB
Ph.D. University of Texas at Austin, 1986

Greg Kitzmiller, ArcelorMittal Distinguished Lecturer
Kelley School of Business, IUB
MBA Indiana University,

Catherine Larson, Professor
Spanish and Portuguese, IUB
Ph.D. University of Kansas , 1982

Rebecca Martínez, Associate Professor
School of Education, IUB
Ph.D. University of Texas at Austin, 2002

Armando Razo, Associate Professor
Political Science, IUB
Ph.D. Stanford University, 2003

Mary Beth Riner, Associate Professor
School of Nursing, IUPUI
Ph.D. Indiana University,

Catherine M Tucker, Associate Professor
Anthropology, IUB
Ph.D. University of Arizona, 1996

Wendy Vogt, Assistant Professor
Anthropology, IUPUI
Ph.D. University of Arizona, 2012

Richard Wilk, Provost Professor
Anthropology, IUB
Ph.D. University of Arizona, 1981


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Mesoamerica


Quetzil Castañeda, Lecturer
Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, IUB
Ph.D. University at Albany, State University of New York, 1991

Stacie Marie King, Associate Professor
Anthropology, IUB
Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley, 2003

Anne Pyburn, Provost Professor
Anthropology, IUB
Ph.D. University of Arizona, 1988

Anya Peterson Royce, Chancellor's Professor
Anthropology, IUB
Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley, 1974

Laura Scheiber, Associate Professor
Anthropology, IUB
Ph.D. University of California-Berkeley, 2001

Daniel Suslak, Associate Professor
Anthropology, IUB
Ph.D. University of Chicago, 2005


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Southern Cone


Patrick Dove, Associate Professor
Spanish and Portuguese, IUB
Ph.D. State University of New York at Binghamton, 2000

Lessie Jo Frazier, Associate Professor
Gender Studies, IUB
Ph.D. University of Michigan, 1998

Daniel James, Mendel Chair
History, IUB
Ph.D. London School of Economics, 1979

Eden Medina, Associate Professor
School of Informatics and Computing, IUB
Ph.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2005

Jonathan Risner, Assistant Professor
Spanish and Portuguese, IUB
Ph.D. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2012