Anthropology

Fall 2016 Grant Recipient

Graduate Student

Catalina Vallejo Pedraza (Sociology) Although transitional justice (TJ) has been used to mobilize substantial financial resou

Fall 2021 Grant Recipient

Graduate Student

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This project will partner four UVa undergraduates with four Haitian university students in conducting a community-based ethnographic research project in Jacmel, Haiti, during summer 2018.

Spring 2015 Grant Recipient

Graduate Student

Bremen Donovan (Anthropology) I am a PhD student in the Department of Anthropology (socio-cultural subfield) with a formal

Spring 2022 Grant Recipient

Mark Sicoli (Anthropology) and Armik Mirzayan (Anthropology)

Spring 2018 Grant Recipient

Graduate Student

Ekaterina Sevastakis (Anthropology) In my proposed project, I will investigate the different modes of interaction concernin

Quantitative household survey data will be triangulated with new anthropological qualitative research in a mixed-methods study of poverty/wealth, health, and traditional healers.Jeanine Bra

Spring 2021 GPOD Grant Recipient

Nomi Dave (Music), Anne Coughlin (Law), Bremen Donovan (Anthropology), Bonnie Gordon (Music), and Liezl Vergara (Anthropology)

Fall 2014 Grant Recipient

Faculty

Charles Laughlin (East Asian Studies)

Fall 2021 Grant Recipient

Graduate Student

Erin Jordan (Anthropology) My ethnographic research explores multigenerational experiences with preca

Fall 2019 Grant Recipient

Jennifer Bair (Sociology), Richard Handler (Anthropology), and Yingyao Wang (Sociology)

Spring 2016 Grant Recipient

Graduate Student

Linghui Zhang (Religious Studies) The research examines the presence of Tibetan Buddhist teachings and ideologies in the Xi

Fall 2017 Grant Recipient

Graduate Student

Jinchao Zhao (Art and Architectural History) By connecting known Chinesest≈´pasdated before the seventh century CE t

Fall 2015 Grant Recipient

Graduate Student

Anna Eisenstein (Anthropology) My PhD research investigates the construction of trust as a way of understanding how people in

Frederick H. Damon, Professor (Anthropology) and Cong (Ellen) Zhang, Associate Professor (History)

Spring 2016 Grant Recipient

Graduate Student

Sheena Singh (Anthropology) Building on ethnographic fieldwork conducted in the Gir Wildlife Sanctuary and National Park in

Fall 2016 Grant Recipient

Graduate Student

Shannon Ruhl (Architecture) As precedents to the now abandoned coal camps of Appalachia, massive incorporated municipalities

Fall 2015 Grant Recipient

Faculty

Ekaterina Dianina (Slavic Languages and Literatures) This monograph-length study explores the tragic dispersal of imperial art collect

Lise Dobrin, Associate Professor (Anthropology)

Fall 2015 Grant Recipient

Faculty

Allison Bigelow (Spanish, Italian, and Portuguese) On 13-14 October, 2016, the Program in Latin American Studies will host a symposium

Spring 2015 Grant Recipient

Graduate Student

Susan Palazzo(Anthropology) My dissertation research seeks to understand the process of changing identities in the interior