Faculty Members

Diane Austin's picture
Associate Research Anthropologist, Director of the School of Anthropology
TEL: 520-626-3879
Office: Haury Anthropology Building, Room 210F

Dr. Diane Austin’s work examines the impacts of the offshore oil and gas industry in communities along the Gulf of Mexico; addresses environmental issues along the Arizona-Sonora border, and involves Southern Paiute cultural resource and environmental monitoring and...

Mamadou Baro's picture
Associate Research Anthropologist
TEL: 520-621-2624
Office: Haury 316B & Geronimo 308



Timothy Finan's picture
Research Anthropologist
TEL: 520-621-6972
Office: Geronimo 300

I was born in Bad Axe, Michigan, and raised in Port Austin, a small town of friendly bean farmers situated on the shores of Lake Huron. I studied literature and...

James Greenberg's picture
Research Anthropologist
TEL: 520-621-6316
Office: Geronimo 324

Dr. Greenberg's areas of expertise lie in political ecology, natural resource anthropology, economic anthropology, globalization, law and development, violence, urban anthropology, migration, household livelihoods,...

Thomas McGuire's picture
Research Anthropologist
TEL: 520-626-7638
Office: Geronimo 336 & Haury 316A

Tom McGuire grew up in the Finger Lakes region of upstate New York, spending an occasional summer on Casco Bay, Maine. He did his undergraduate...

Richard Stoffle's picture
Research Anthropologist
TEL: 520-621-2462
Office: Haury 319

As an applied cultural anthropologist I have spent my professional career trying to understand human problems and provide systematic research findings that may be used to reduce these problems. For the past four decades my applied research has contributed to Social Impact...

Marcela Vásquez-León's picture
Associate Research Anthropologist
TEL: 520-626-3331
Office: Harvill 345 & Geronimo 332

Marcela was born and raised in Bogotá, Colombia. She has an interdisciplinary background, with a Ph.D. in Anthropology and an M.S. in Agricultural Economics from the University of...

Drexel Woodson's picture
Associate Research Anthropologist
TEL: 520-626-8811
Office: Geronimo 113

Drexel G. Woodson, Associate Research Anthropologist, joined the Bureau of Applied Research in Anthropology (BARA) at the University of Arizona in 1990. Woodson, a native of Philadelphia...

Maria Nieves Zedeño's picture
Chair of Administrative Affairs, Research Anthropologist
TEL: 520-621-9607
Office: Haury 318

I am a North American archaeologist, who, upon joining the Native American Cultural Resource Revitalization Program at BARA in 1994, saw an opportunity to apply my archaeological skills to topics of...