Graduate Prizes, 2018

Lichtstern Dissertation Prize

(Best PhD Dissertation in Anthropology)

Colin Michael Egenberger Halverson
“Individualized: An Ethnography of Translation in Genomic Medicine”

Daniel F. Nugent Dissertation Prize

(Historical Anthropology)                      

Meghan Lisa Morris                        
“Property in the Shadow of Post-Conflict Colombia”

Sol Tax Dissertation Prize

(For the Dissertation which “combines highest intellectual merit with relevance to anthropology and action”)

Christien Philmark Tompkins                         
“Reconstructing Race: New Orleans Education Reform as Experimental Labor”

Association for Feminist Anthropology, Sylvia Forman Student Paper Prize

Maira Hayat            
“The Gender of Corruption: Bureaucrats, Bodies and the Female Complaint – Notes from an Irrigation Bureaucracy in Pakistan”

Roy D. Albert Prize

(Best MA essay in Anthropology)

Hannah Eisler Burnett                      
“Consider the Oyster: Restoration and Endangerment on 
Louisiana’s ‘Working Coast’”