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Dr. Erin R. Eldridge

Dr. Erin Eldridge

Dr. Erin R. Eldridge
Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Office: Taylor Science, Room 210-E
Phone: (910) 672-2444
Email: eeldridg@uncfsu.edu

Office Hours (Fall 2017):
Mon   11-1;
Wed   10-1;
Fri      10-1;
or by appointment

Biography
Erin R. Eldridge is an Assistant Professor of Anthropology. She received her Ph.D. and M.A. in Anthropology from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville and completed her B.S. in Wildlife and Fisheries Science at Tennessee Technological University. Dr. Eldridge's teaching and research interests center on environmental anthropology and she has ethnographic fieldwork experience in Appalachia, West Africa, and Central America. Specifically, her research focuses on political ecological concerns, socio-ecological violence, and the intersections of development and disasters.

Courses Taught
ANTH 210 – Introduction to Anthropology
ANTH 310 – Cross-Cultural Studies in Anthropology

Areas of Research Interest
Environmental Anthropology
Political Ecology
Disasters and Development
Socio-Ecological Violence
Economic Anthropology

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