The New School for Social Research

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    General Admission Contact
    The New School for Social Research
    Office of Admission
    79 Fifth Avenue, 5th Floor
    New York, NY 10003
    212.229.5600 or 800.523.5411
    SocialResearchAdmit@newschool.edu

    Department of Anthropology
    6 East 16th Street, Room 926
    New York, NY 10003
    Tel: 212.229.5757 ext. 3016
    Fax: 212.229.5595 

    Chair: Miriam Ticktin 

    Senior Secretary: Charles Whitcroft
    whitcroc@newschool.edu

    Student Advisor: Charles McDonald
    AnthAdvisor@newschool.edu

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Faculty

  • Chair

    Miriam Ticktin 
    Associate Professor of Anthropology and Co-director of the Zolberg Center on Migration and Mobility
    PhD 2002, Stanford University and École des hautes études en sciences sociales

    Department Members

    Abou Farman
    Assistant Professor of Anthropology
    PhD 2012, The Graduate Center, CUNY

    Lawrence Hirschfeld
    Professor of Anthropology and Psychology
    PhD 1984, Columbia University

    Nicolas Langlitz
    Associate Professor of Anthropology
    PhD 2007, University of California, Berkeley
    PhD 2004, Humboldt-Universität/Freie Universität Berlin

    Hugh Raffles
    Professor of Anthropology and Liberal Studies
    DFES 1999, Yale University

    Janet Roitman
    Professor of Anthropology
    PhD 1996, University of Pennsylvania

    Ann Laura Stoler
    Willy Brandt Distinguished University Professor of Anthropology
    and Historical Studies
    PhD 1982, Columbia University


    Visiting Faculty

    Neni Panourgia
    Associate Professor, Fall 2013-Spring 2016
    PhD 1992, Indiana University

    Affiliated Faculty     

    Jonathan Bach
    Associate Professor of International Affairs, Graduate Program in International Affairs, Schools of Public Engagement
    PhD 1997, Syracuse University

    Stephen Collier
    Associate Professor, Graduate Program in International Affairs, Schools of Public Engagement
    PhD 2001, University of California, Berkeley

    Jaskiran Dhillon
    Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Eugene Lang College
    PhD 2009, University of Pennsylvania

    Rachel Heiman
    Associate Professor of Anthropology, Schools of Public Engagement
    PhD 2004, University of Michigan

    Benjamin Lee
    Professor of Anthropology and Philosophy
    PhD 1986, University of Chicago

    Christina Moon
    Assistant Professor of Fashion Studies
    PhD 2011, Yale University

    Gustav Peebles
    Associate Professor of Anthropology, Schools of Public Engagement
    PhD 2003, University of Chicago

    Antina von Schnitzler
    Assistant Professor of International Affairs, Graduate Program in International Affairs, Schools of Public Engagement
    PhD 2010, Columbia University

    McKenzie Wark
    Professor of Culture and Media, Eugene Lang College 
    PhD, Murdoch University

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