Faculty, Staff & Office Hours

The anthropology department has six full-time faculty members who teach courses, conduct research, and publish on a variety of topics in anthropology. All full-time faculty members serve as academic advisors for the anthropology major. Click on an individual faculty member to see more about their research and teaching.

Alexis Boutin
Department Chair; Professor
707-664-2729
Andriana Foiles Sifuentes
Assistant Professor
Karin Jaffe
Professor
Margaret Purser
CRM Graduate Coordinator; Professor
Richard Senghas
Professor
Thomas Whitley
Associate Professor; Director of the Anthropological Studies Center
John Wingard
Professor

Lecturer
Carlos Torres
Lecturer
Not teaching this semester

Sue Parker
Professor Emerita
Adrian Praetzellis
Professor Emeritus of Anthropology; Director of the Anthropological Studies Center
Thomas Rosin
Professor Emeritus
Albert Wahrhaftig
Professor Emeritus

Laura Watt
Professor of Geography, Environment & Planning
707-664-2722
On sabbatical for Fall 2020-Spring 2021

Emily Kyle
Administrative Analyst
Kelly Clark
Academic Support Coordinator
707-664-2312