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

Administrative Staff

Name Contact
Karen-Sue Taussig
Department Chair
395 Hubert H. Humphrey Center
David Valentine
Director of Undergraduate Studies
395 Hubert H. Humphrey Center
Karen Ho
Director of Graduate Studies
395 Hubert H. Humphrey Center

Support Staff

Name Contact
Matt Edling
Managing Director of the Anthropology Laboratories
Phone extension: 6-9228
Carrie Miller
Anthropology Genetics Lab Manager

Phone extension: 6-2477

Peter Harle
Academic Advisor in Anthropology, Art History, and Philosophy
Phone extension: 5-2379
Taryn Verley
Associate Administrator
Phone extension: 5-5082
Ryan Thompson
Office Manager
Phone extension: 1-2693
Megan Gauthier
Graduate Program Coordinator
Phone extension: 4-6579