Department Chairs

Shannon Dawdy

Professor of Anthropology and of Social Sciences in the College; Chair, Department of Anthropology Shannon Dawdy

Area of Study

Department of Anthropology

Center for Latin American Studies

Committee on Environment, Geography and Urbanization

Shannon Dawdy

Professor of Anthropology and of Social Sciences in the College; Chair, Department of Anthropology

Professor Dawdy's fieldwork combines archival, ethnographic, and archaeological methods with a regional focus on the coastal communities of the U.S., Caribbean, and Mexico. The central thread running through the work concerns how landscapes and material objects mediate human relationships. Read more about Professor Dawdy here.