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Andrea Sankar Professor Chair, Director Medical Anthropology, Co-Director SWAN

Full-time Faculty

Allen Batteau Professor
Tamara L. Bray Professor of Anthropology
Stephen Chrisomalis Associate Professor
Yuson Jung Associate Professor Interim Undergraduate Director (Fall 2018)
Thomas Killion Associate Professor, Anthropology Archaeology
Julie Lesnik Assistant Professor
Mark R. Luborsky Professor of Anthropology, Professor of Gerontology, Director of Aging & Health Disparities Research
Barry Lyons Associate Professor
Guérin Montilus Professor
Andrew Newman Associate Professor Undergraduate Program Director
Jessica Robbins Assistant Professor
Krysta Ryzewski Associate Professor
Jonathan Stillo Assistant Professor

Part-time Faculty

Diana Gellci Part-time Faculty
Molly Hilton Part-Time Faculty PhD Candidate
Karl La Favre
Tareq A. Ramadan Tareq A. Ramadan, PhD Professor of Anthropology and Middle Eastern Studies
Edward Rohn Part-time Faculty
Teddi Setzer Part-Time Faculty
Howard Tsai
Suzanne Walsh Part-time Faculty


Uzma Khan Accounting Clerk, Sr.
Debra Mazur Administrative Assistant III
Megan McCullen Director, Wayne State University Planetarium & Museum of Anthropology
Harman Singh Academic Advisor II