Other faculty

Sessional instructors 2018-2019

Name/position Research interests Contact

Jeremy Beller

Lecturer, PhD candidate

 

Fall 2018

ANTH 392: Geoarchaeology - new course

 

Office hours and location: email instructor

 

Stephanie Calce

Lecturer and Senior Lab Instructor, PhD - U of Victoria 

 

 

 

 

 

Physical anthropology, evolutionary biology, forensic anthropology

Summer 2018

ANTH 394:Forensic Anthropology-Death Investigation

Fall 2018

ANTH 250 Biological Anthropology

 

 

 

 

 

Melanie Chang
Lecturer, PhD - U of Pennsylvania

 

 

 

 

 

 

Physical anthropology, evolutionary biology, Middle Pleistocene Homo

Fall 2018

ANTH 394: The Neandertals - Online course

Spring 2019

ANTH 394: Great Debates in Human Evolution - Online course

mlchang@uvic.ca

 

 

 

 

 

Amanda Cooke 

Lecturer, MA - U of Victoria

 

 

Fall 2018

ANTH 394: Archaeology of Infectious Disease

 

 

Cornett B215

Office hours will be held Friday's. Time to be announced. 

acooke@uvic.ca

 

Ranald Donaldson
Lecturer, MD - UBC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Research relates to general human osteology and forensic human osteology.

Summer 2018

ANTH 352 Human Osteology

Spring 2019

ANTH 452 A01 Forensic Human Osteology

ANTH 452 A02 Skeletal Disease

Cornett B214

Office hours: email instructor

pacific_4nzix@shaw.ca

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rob Hancock

Lecturer, PhD - U of Victoria

 

Spring 2019

ANTH 393 Anthropologists in Indigenous Communities

Office: First Peoples House

Office hours: email instructor

rolo@uvic.ca 

Marla MacKinnon

Lecturer, PhD candidate 

Fall 2018

ANTH 352 Human Osteology

Office hours and location: email instructor

marlamackinnon@uvic.ca 

Andrew Mark

Lecturer, PhD - York 

Spring 2019

TBA

Contact ANTH office for information

 anthtwo@uvic.ca 

Deniz Unsal

Adjunct faculty and Lecturer, PhD -Columbia 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Socio-cultural Anthropology; Museum and Heritage Studies; Politics of culture and cultural policy; Urban life, migrants and refugees; Europe, Mediterranean, Middle East

Fall 2018

ANTH 391 Anthropological Perspectives On The Middle East

Spring 2019

ANTH 393 Anthropology Of The City - New course

Office: Cornett B212

Office hours: email instructor

dunsal@uvic.ca 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Senior lab and tutorial instructors

Name/position Research / Courses Contact

Stephanie Calce

Lecturer and Senior Lab Instructor, PhD - U of Victoria 

 

Physical anthropology, evolutionary biology, forensic anthropology

ANTH 240 and 250 labs

 

Sharonne Specker, MA - U of Victoria

Senior Assistant ANTH 200

ANTH 200 Tutorials

Cultural Anthropology, Folk Music, Switzerland

Cornett B217

Office hours: TBA

anth200tutorial@uvic.ca

Limited term faculty and Post-doctoral fellows

Name/position

Research / Courses Contact

Michael I. Asch Professor, PhD Columbia

Socio-cultural anthropology; North America; political and legal anthropology

Daryl Fedje
Assistant Professor; MA U of Calgary

Archaeology, Quaternary paleoecology, Haida Gwaii

Cornett B336

250-853-3916

Duncan McLaren
(Assistant Professor; PhD U of Victoria)

Archaeology, Northwest Coast, environmental archaeology, long-term history

Cornett B336

250-853-3916

website

Jaro Stacul, Assistant Teaching Professor, PhD - Cambridge

 

Sociocultural anthropology

 

 

Cornett B212

Office hours: TBA

jstacul@uvic.ca 

Adjuncts, cross-Listed, emeritus and visiting faculty

Name/position Research / Courses Contact

William Alkire
Emeritus faculty, PhD - U of Illinois

Ethnology; cultural ecology; political economy of Oceania; ideational systems and material culture; Austronesian culture; history and language; Micronesia and Oceania; Southeast Asia

walkire@uvic.ca

Christopher Ames        Adjunct faculty, PhD -McGill

 

 

Prehistoric archaeology; geoarchaeology; human-environment dynamics, site formation processes, geospatial and computational methods, southwest Asia, South Africa.

Judith Berman            Adjunct faculty, PhD - U of Pennsylvania

Franz Boas scholar, Northwest Coast oral literature and ethnohistory

Heather Botting          Emeritus faculty, PhD - U of Alberta

Folklore, Religion, Social Justice

Susan Crockford

Adjunct faculty, PhD - U of Victoria

Archaeozoology; Zoogeography; Pacific Rim/Arctic paleoecology; Polar bear ecology; Polar bear evolution; Evolutionary theory; Evolution of the domestic dog; Domestication and breed development

N. Ross Crumrine

Emeritus faculty, PhD - U of Arizona

Ethnology; structural analysis; symbolic anthropology; religion and folklore-mythology; culture change; Latin America, Southwestern US, Pacific, Guam, Philippines.

Leland Donald, Emeritus faculty, PhD - U of Orgeon

 

 

Ethnology; social organization; ethnohistory; quantitative methods; Pacific Northwest

 

 

Care of the ANTH office

 

 

Robert L. A. Hancock, Adjunct faculty and Lecturer, PhD - U of Victoria

 

Socio-cultural anthropology; history and historiography of anthropology; anthropological theory; Indigenous-state relations; northern North America

 

 

Nicolas Rolland, Emeritus faculty, PhD - Cambridge

 

 

 

 

Prehistoric Archaeology; palaeoanthropology, anthropology of foraging societies; palaeolithic; prehistory economy and ecology; social life of ancient hominids; method and theory of Archaeology; Anthropological theory; Europe, Mediterranean, Temperate and tropical Asia

 

 

 

 

 

Peter Stahl
Professor, PhD - U of Illionois

 

Archaeology, historical ecology, zooarchaeology, South America

 

 

 

Peter Stephenson, Emeritus faculty, PhD - U of Toronto

Applied and medical anthropology; Aging and society; Ethics; Refugees

Deniz Unsal

Adjunct faculty and Lecturer, PhD Columbia University

Socio-cultural Anthropology; Museum and Heritage Studies; Politics of culture and cultural policy; Urban life, migrants and refugees; Europe, Mediterranean, Middle East

Margot Wilson

Emeritus faculty, PhD - Southern Methodist University

Culture change, international development, Bangladesh, women's narratives

Anthropologists in other UVic departments, schools and centres

Name/position Research / Courses Contact

R. Brendan Burke
Greek and Roman Studies, PhD - UCLA

Archaeologist; Classical Greece, the Bronze Age Aegean, and Iron Age Anatolia

Darcy Mathews

Environmental Studies, PhD - University of Victoria

Ethnoecologist; Archaeologist. I work in collaboration with First Nations communities to understand the deep history of social and ecological relationships between past peoples and their environments.

John P. Oleson
Greek and Roman Studies, PhD - Harvard

Archaeologist; ancient technology; Near Eastern archaeology; maritime archaeology; underwater archaeology

Nancy J. Turner
Professor Emeritus, Environmental Studies, PhD - UBC

Ethnobotany; ethnoecology; British Columbia

Christine O'Bonsawin
Program Director Indigenous Studies Inderdisciplinary Minor Program, PhD - UWO

Sport History; Aboriginal sports; politics; Native identity; Metis ancestry; gender; regionalism and cultural differences; North America, Latin America

isminor@uvic.ca

Rebecca (Becky) Wigen
MA - U of Victoria

Zooarchaeology, North West Coast, taphonomy