Anthropology Faculty & Staff

Department Chair


Natalie headshot
Assistant Professor
AH 324
Brooke headshot with rustic mixed wood paneled background
Visiting Assistant Professor
AH 342
Dr. Brasil standing outside in front of a window and tree branch
Assistant Professor
AH 338
black and white headshot with high contract, face contour and shadow
Assistant Professor
AH 358

Affiliated Faculty

Lourdes Gutierrez Najera in front of a library of books
Associate Professor/Director of American Cultural Studies
AW 312
Photo of Prof. Johnston
Assistant Professor
Bond Hall 336
nicole torres in the forest
Assistant Professor, Woodring College of Education
MH 316D


Robert stands next to a water feature, with the Capitol Building towering in the background
Professor Emeritus


Research Associate

Laure Spake, Research Associate and an Instructor in the Department of Anthropology at Western Washington University, looks over her shoulder as she stands near a body of water.
Research Associate Instructor