News & Events

Congratulations to Shalini Shankar on being promoted to full professor

Earle Dissertation Research Grants

Congratulations to Vanessa Watters and Bilal Nasir as inaugural recipients of the Earle dissertation award. With the generous support from the Tim and Eliza Earle Endowment, the Department of Anthropology is able to provide funding for their dissertation research projects in 2016-17.

“Amateurs Play Doctor for World’s Poor”

Noelle Sullivan was featured in an article in the Daily Beast On June 1, 2016. The article was written by an NU undergrad, Megan Fu, who is interning with them this quarter.

Ford Foundation 2016 Dissertation Fellowship

Congratulations to Dario Valles who has received a Ford Foundation 2016 Dissertation Fellowship. This prestigious award is sponsored by the Ford Foundation and administered by the Fellowships Office of the National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine.

Associate Professor Mark Hauser Elected as a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries in London

The Society of Antiquaries of London is a venerable and distinguished group, founded in 1707, with interests in the material past and offices, archives and library alongside the Royal Academy and Royal Society in central London. Prof. Hauser joins Tim Earle, Matthew Johnson and Cynthia Robin as Fellows.