thackeratwork-150x150Dr. Paul Thacker
Department Chair
Associate Professor
Archaeology

Office: Anthropology Building
Phone: 336.758.5497
Email: thackep@wfu.edu
IMG_2182Dr. Margaret Bender
Associate Professor
Cultural/Linguistic Anthropology
Office: Anthropology Building
Phone: 336.758.5326
Email: benderm@wfu.edu
20090818clark2535Dr. Sherri Lawson Clark
Assistant Professor
Cultural Anthropology
Office: Anthropology Building
Phone: (336) 758-3556
Email: clarksl@wfu.edu
folmarnepal-150x150Dr. Steven Folmar
Associate Professor
Associate Chair of the Department
Cultural Anthropology
Office: Anthropology Building
Phone: 336.758.6065
Email: folmarsj@wfu.edu
20120808friederic6543-7150x150Dr. Karin Friederic
Assistant Professor
Cultural/Applied Anthropology
Office: Anthropology Building
Phone: 336.758.5976
Email: friedeku@wfu.edu
C48F6445Dr. Mary Good
Assistant Professor
Cultural Anthropology
Office: Anthropology Building
Phone: 336.758.3423

Email: goodmk@wfu.edu
Wake Forest new faculty headshots, Thursday, August 13, 2015. Andrew Gurstelle.Dr. Andrew Gurstelle
Assistant Teaching Professor
Museum Anthropology
Office: Anthropology Building
Phone:336.758.5827
Email: gursteaw@wfu.edu 
2015 Eric JonesDr. Eric Jones
Assistant Professor
Archaeology

Office: Anthropology Building
Phone:336.758.5469
Email: jonesee@wfu.edu
Dr. Ellen Miller
Associate Professor
Biological Anthropology
Office: Anthropology Building
Phone: 336.758.5275
Email: millerer@wfu.edu
VWhalenDr. Verity Whalen
Visiting Assistant Professor
Archaeology
Office: Anthropology Building
Phone: 336.758.3067
Email: whalenvh@wfu.edu 
 simonelliDr. Jeanne Simonelli
Professor Emeritus
Cultural/Applied Anthropology

 

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