IMS Alumni

Courtney Kurlanska



BA degrees in Anthropology and Journalism, Brandeis University
MS in Urban Studies, University of New Orleans

Ph.D. in Anthropology, University at Albany

Current research

Examining the impact of Hurricane Katrina on the social network of a small group of Peruvian migrants living outside of New Orleans.

Research interests

Globalization, migration, and immigration in Central America, with focus on Nicaragua.