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Lecturer of Anthropology, The University of Queensland


BA (History), Yale University
MA (Religion and Society), Yale University
MA (Anthropology), UC Berkeley
PhD (Anthropology), University of Arizona

Professional Activities:

Member: Society of Ethnobiology
Member: Animal Behavior Society
Member: International Society for Biosemiotics Studies
Member: The International Coconut Genetic Resources Network: Ethnobiology and Socioeconomy Action Group
Member: American Anthropological Association; Anthropology and the Environment Section


Lecturer, School of Social Sciences, The University of Queensland 2013-Present
Assistant Professor, The Department of Anthropology, The University of Alberta, 2012-13

Research interests:

Cultural and Environmental Anthropology
Cognition and Perception
19th and 20th Century Intellectual History
Indonesia, The Philippines and North America


  • –present
    Lecturer of Anthropology, University of Queensland


  • 2012 
    The University of Arizona, PhD in Anthropology