Department of Anthropology
Degree: Ph.D., Catholic University of America (1987)
Research Interests: African Pastoralism, Anthropology of Development, Health in Africa.
Courses include: Africa: Population, Environment and Health Issues; African Systems of Healing.
Publications: Ariaal Pastoralists of Northern Kenya (2004); As Pastoralists Settle: Social, Demographic, and Health Consequences in Northern Kenya (with Eric A. Roth, 2005); East African Pastoralism in Transition: Maasai, Boran, and Rendille Cases (African Studies Review, 2001).
Languages: French, Maa (Maasai).
Geographic focus: Northern Kenya, Ethiopia, Eritrea.