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Emeritus Faculty

David J. Banks
Professor Emeritus
Research Interests: Social anthropology, kinship, culture, historical methods, contemporary social change; Southeast Asia, Malaya.

Robert K. Dentan
Professor Emeritus
Research Interests: Cultural anthropology, social organization, ecology, (non)violence; Southeast Asia.

Charles O. Frake
Professor Emeritus
Samuel P. Capen Chair of Anthropology
Research Interests: Linguistic anthropology, cognitive anthropology; political and historical anthropology, Southeast Asia, the Pacific, Europe.

Ann P. McElroy
Associate Professor Emeritus
Research Interests: Applied medical anthropology; Disability studies; Culture and reproduction; Political and health change in arctic populations; Health care delivery to underserved populations in urban/rural U.S.

Stuart Scott
Associate Professor Emeritus
Research Interests: Archaeology, dendrochronology, environmental studies, historical archaeology; Mesoamerica, Polynesia.

A. T. Steegmann Jr.
Professor Emeritus
Research Interests: Adaptive human biology, physical anthropology; Subarctic, China, Canada.

Barbara Tedlock
Professor Emeritus 
Research Interests: Psychological and cognitive anthropology; anthropology of art and aesthetics; ethnomedicine; shamanism; American Southwest and Mesoamerica.