Rebecca L. Austin, Ph.D
Associate Professor of Anthropology & Environmental Studies
Professional interests: community-based resource managemen; environmental movements and organizations; traditional cultural properties; social impact assessment; cultural perceptions of lawns and landscapes; coastal anthropology; curriculum design; applied anthropology consulting. Geographic areas: Philippines, Southwest U.S., Alaska, Florida.
Kathleen S. Fine-Dare, Ph.D
Professor of Anthropology & Gender/Women’s Studies
Professional Interests: Indigenous cultural politics and repatriation; NAGPRA; History of anthropology; critical anthropology and indigenous advocacy; neo-liberalism and education in Latin America and the U.S.; nationalism and postcolonial theory; Latin American urban fiesta complex; intellectual property rights and Native Americans; anthropology of gender and gender asymmetry; feminist theory; ideological aspects of museum and cultural park interpretation and displays; tourism.
More information at: http://faculty.fortlewis.edu/fine_k
David Kozak, Ph.D
Professor of Anthropology
Professional interests: Medical anthropology; applied anthropology; oral traditions; adventure culture; service learning; US Southwest; East Africa.
Janneli Miller, Ph.D
Visiting Professor of Anthropology & Environmental Studies
Professional interests: Ecological medicine; environment and health; ethnobotany; indigenous healing systems; reproductive health; culturally appropriate health care service delivery and applied medical anthropology; Tarahumara; N. Mexico & borderlands; indigenous peoples of the Southwest US.
Jesse Tune, Ph.D
Visiting Professor of Anthropology
Professional interests: hunter-gatherer behavioral adaptations during the Pleistocene/Holocene transition; lithic technological organization; environmental archaeology; geoarchaeology; human/environment interactions; public archaeology.
B.A., 2014 Gender & Women Studies, Fort Lewis College
Interests: Backyard beekeeper, river tube rider, and native american flute player.
Philip Duke, Ph.D., F.S.A., Professor Emeritus
Don Gordon, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus
W. James Judge, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus
Susan Riches, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus