My online and face-to-face courses engage students by combining academic scholarship and hands-on research. By combining the two approaches, students learn to work on projects which may have a meaningful impact with both academic and public communities.


Western Washington University

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  • Anthropology Internship Advisor
  • Honors Thesis Advisor
  • Student/Faculty Self-Designed Major Advisor
  • “Advanced Independent Study” Various Topics
  • “Introduction to Cultural Anthropology” (Anth 201)
  • “Qualitative Research Methods for Anthropology” (Anth 303)
  • “American Indian Perspectives” (Anth 361)
  • “Latin American Perspectives” (Anth 365)
  • “Medical Anthropology” (Anth 424/524)
  • “Community Based Participatory Research Senior Seminar” (Anth 490)
  • “Teaching-Learning Process in Anthropology” (Anth 495)
  • “Academic and Professional Portfolio Assembly” (Anth 496)
  • “Theory in Anthropological Research” (Anth 502)
  • “Research Mentorship & Professional Development” (Anth 586)


University of New Mexico

  • “Health Medicine and Human Values, University of New Mexico Combined BA/MD Program”
  • “Introduction to Ethnographic Video Production”
  • “Anthropology & Community Gardens I/II”
  • “Community-Based Urban Anthropology Research”


El Paso Community College

  • “Cultural Geography”
  • “Introduction to Social/Cultural Anthropology”


Chicago Community College

  • “Introduction to the Study of Society”
  • “Introduction to Sociology and the Scientific Study of Human Behavior”


University of Chicago

  • “American Indian Powwows”