Miriam will be joining James Madison University for the 2021-2022 academic year as a Preparing Future Faculty (PFF) fellow. The Preparing Future Faculty Program at JMU seeks to promote access, inclusion and diversity that are foundational for the provision of outstanding education. The program provides teaching opportunities, mentorship, and professional development to doctoral candidates prior to the completion of the dissertation.
Month: June 2021
Dr. Jennifer Sweeny-Tookes (PhD’13) receives Research Award of Distinction
Jennifer Sweeney Tookes earned her Phd with a dissertation on Rice and Peas in the Diaspora: Food, Health and the Body among Barbadian Migrants in Atlanta and is now an Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Georgia Southern University.
2021 Anthropology Students Photography Contest Winners announced
Congratulations to our Contest Winners!
- “Our Earth Will Recover” by Nicola Johnson
- “Origami Lesson” By Claire Bai
- “Eggplants for Oya in Decatur, GA” by Kaitlin Banfill