Faculty and Staff


Casey R. Barrier

Associate Professor and Chair of Anthropology
Areas of Focus
Major world-historical transitions, including shifts to agricultural production, development of sedentism / villages / urbanism, and glob...
Phone 610-526-5025
Location Dalton 306
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Susanna Fioratta

Associate Professor of Anthropology and Director of the Center for Social Sciences
Areas of Focus
Socio-cultural anthropology; migration; politics and the state; everyday experiences of global economies; Islam; food and taste; West Afr...
Phone 610-526-5419
Location Dalton 212D
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Melissa Pashigian

Associate Professor of Anthropology
Areas of Focus
Cultural and medical anthropology; assisted reproductive technologies in Vietnam, France and Southeast Asia
Phone 610-526-5002
Location Dalton 308
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Maja Šešelj

Associate Professor of Anthropology on the Clowes Professorship in Science and Public Policy
Areas of Focus
Biological anthropology; the evolution of the modern human pattern of growth and development
Phone 610-526-5032
Location Dalton 310
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Visiting Faculty

Anthropologists in Other Departments

Gary W. McDonogh

Helen Herrmann Chair and Professor of Growth and Structure of Cities and Chair of Growth and Structure of Cities
Areas of Focus
The global city; comparative globalization; Barcelona; Chinatowns around the world; suburbia
Phone 610-526-5051
Location Old Library 237
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Emeritus Faculty

Staff/Affiliated Staff

Kate Blinn

Social Sciences and Data Librarian
Areas of Focus
Anthropology, Economics, Environmental Studies, International Studies, Linguistics, Political Science, Social Work, Sociology
Phone 610-526-7467
Location Canaday 111
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Academic Adminstrative Assistant


Contact Us

Department of Anthropology

Dalton Hall
Bryn Mawr College
101 N. Merion Avenue
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010

Phone: 610-526-5030
Fax: 610-526-5655