College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminology

Faculty Profiles

Anthropology Faculty


Cyndi DunnCyndi Dunn

Professor of Anthropology
(319) 273-6251 Bartlett 2119
Ph.D. (1996), University of Texas.
Language and Culture, Gender, Emotion, Japan

Curriculum Vita

Carole Edginton

Carole Edginton

Instructor of Anthropology
(319) 273-2786 Bartlett 2114

Donald GaffDonald Gaff

Associate Professor of Anthropology
, Adjunct Curator, UNI Museums
(319) 273-7274 Bartlett 1121
Ph.D. (2005), Michigan State University.
Midwestern Archaeology, Woodland and Mississippian Archaeology, Archaeological Theory 

Mark GreyMark Grey

Professor of Anthropology, Director, The Iowa Center for Immigrant Leadership and Integration
(319) 273-3029 Lang 221
Ph.D. (1989), University of Colorado-Boulder.
Immigration, Ethnic relations, Social change, Economic Anthropology, Midwestern US

Jian LiLi Jian (Lee)

Associate Professor of Anthropology
(319) 273-6128 Bartlett 2115 
Ph.D. (2000), University of Kansas.
Applied Anthropology, Medical Anthropology, Rural Development, Rural Health, China

Julie LowellJulie Lowell

Emeritus Professor, Anthropology
(319) 273-2786
Ph.D. (1986), University of Arizona.
Gender in Archaeology, Household and Small Community Organization, Architectural Analysis, Warfare, American Southwest

Tyler O'BrienTyler O'Brien

Associate Professor of Anthropology, Forensic Anthropology Consultant
(319) 273-2789 Bartlett 2121
Ph.D. (2003), Binghamton University.
Physical Anthropology, Forensic Anthropology, Skeletal Biology, Bioarchaeology, Artificial Cranial Deformation, South America

Anne WoodrickAnne Woodrick

Professor of Anthropology
(319) 273-6375 Bartlett 2124
Ph.D. (1989), University of California-San Diego.
Religion, Immigration and Community, Latin America