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The anthropology department includes several staff members who provide administrative support, serve as student advisors, and ensure the department and labs run smoothly.

Administrative Staff

Name Contact
William Beeman
Department Chair
395 Hubert H. Humphrey Center
Kieran McNulty
Director of Undergraduate Studies
383 Hubert H. Humphrey Center
David Valentine
Director of Graduate Studies
Associate Professor
364 Hubert H. Humphrey Center

Support Staff

Name Contact
Matt Edling
Managing Director of the Anthropology Laboratories
Phone extension: 6-9228
Peter Harle
Academic Advisor in Anthropology and Art History
Phone extension: 5-2379
Kara Kersteter
Associate Administrator
Phone extension: 5-5082
Nora Last
Office Manager
Phone extension: 5-3400
Michaela Mittelstaedt
Student Office Specialist
Phone extension: 5-3400
Nicole Snow
Graduate Program Coordinator
Phone extension: 4-6579