IMS Associates

Student Associates

Cultural Anthropology Students

Gabriela Xilonen Aquino-Dehesa Kinship, Marriage, and Oaxacan Migration

Juan R. Argueta, Jr. Central Mexico, indigenous/descendant groups, ethnic identity, cultural heritage, intangible heritage, community archaeology, tourism, and globalization

John Edvalson Indigenization, Community Politics, Schools and Social Reproduction; Guatemala

Mounia El Kotni Chiapas, indigenous rights, reproductive rights, midwifery

Ben Leeming Early colonial meixco, Nahuatl language, indigenization of Christianity, indigenous American literature and poetics

Aphitzetl E. Lemus Cosmovisión, Nahua and Aztec philosophy and religion, Aztec feather art and foodways, Aztec dyes and pigments, experimental archaeology

María Diaz Montejo Guatemala, Maya Ethnicity, Folklore, Identity Politics, Cultural Performance, Economics and Transnationalism

Sara Ruggiero Postwar Guatemala, nervios, women's health and illness

Crystal Sheedy Mayas, Yucatan, Yucatec Maya, Gender

Joseph A. Torres-González Economic Anthropology, Anthropology & History, Archives, Coffee Industry, Globalization & Development. 

Brynna Tussey Aesthetic Systems, Maya, Museums