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.
ANTH 210 – Introduction to Anthropology
ANTH 310 – Cross-Cultural Studies in Anthropology
Areas of Research Interest
Disasters and Development