Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Director of Africana Studies
Academic Program Affiliation(s): Africana Studies, Anthropology, Asian Studies, Environmental and Urban Studies, Global and International Studies
B.A., Cornell University; Ph.D., Yale University. Awards include Social Science Research Council International Dissertation Research Grant (1998–99); Wenner-Gren Foundation Predoctoral Research Grant (1998–99). Author, Drifting Rhinos and Fluid Properties: The Turn to Wildlife Production in Zimbabwe
(Journal of Agrarian Change
); coeditor, Zimbabwe: The Politics of Crisis and the Crisis of Politics.
Teaching experience at Georgetown University (2001–02), Yale University, Quinnipiac University. At Bard since 2003.