Anthropology Faculty

Chair and Professor

Reedy, Katherine L., Department Chair and Professor, Anthropology.  B.A. 1997, University of Wisconsin; Ph.D. 2004, University of Cambridge, U.K.  (2007)


Cartwright, Elizabeth, Professor, Anthropology.  B.A. 1983, M.A 1988, University of Wyoming; B.S. 1989, Ph.D. 1998, University of Arizona.  (1999)

Loether, Christopher, Professor, Anthropology. Program Director, American Indian Studies Program. B.A. 1981, M.A. 1988, Ph.D. 1989, University of ­California, Los ­Angeles.  (1989)

Associate Professor

Dudgeon, John V., Associate Professor,  Anthropology.  B.A. 1990, University of Colorado; M.A. 1998, University of Washington; Ph.D. 2008, University of Hawaii.  (2008)

Assistant Professors

Blatt, Samantha H., Assistant Professor, Anthropology. B.S., 2004, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey; M.A., 2007, The Ohio State University; Ph.D., 2013, The Ohio State University. (2018)

Getz, Sara M., Assistant Professor, Anthropology. B.S., 2008, Penn State University; M.S., 2011, Mercyhurst University; Ph.D., 2017, Penn State University. (2018)

Speer, Charles A., Assistant Professor, Anthropology.  B.A. 2003, M.A. 2006, Ph.D. 2013, University of Texas San Antonio.  (2015)


Petersen, Christian, Associate Lecturer, Anthropology.  B.S. 1992, M.S. 2002, Ph.D. 2017, Idaho State University.  (2005)

Thomas, Lewis K., Assistant Lecturer, Anthropology.  B.A. 1989, M.A. 1995, Idaho State University; ABD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  (1998)

Native Language Lecturer

Gould, Drusilla, Native Language Instructor, Anthropology.  (1993)


Holmer, Richard N., Professor, Anthropology. 1983-2011

Stocks, Anthony, Professor, Anthropology. 1979-2006