CV

Education
2011          Ph.D. Anthropology, University of Florida
2008          M.A. Anthropology, University of Florida
2002          B.A. Anthropology, University of Arizona, Magna Cum Laude

Research Interests
environmental anthropology, the Anthropocene, agrobiodiversity, human-plant relations anthropogenic soils, historical ecology, political ecology, climate change, waste management, social network analysis, Amazonia

Academic Appointments
2016-        Assistant Professor, Dept. of Anthropology, The Ohio State University
2013-15    Assistant Professor, Dept. of Anthropology, Ball State University
2012-13    Visiting Assistant Professor, Dept. of Anthropology, Ball State University
2011-12    Visiting College Lecturer, Dept. of Anthropology, University of Akron
2008-11    Teaching Associate, Dept. of Anthropology, University of Florida
2009          Visiting Instructor, La Universidad Nacional de la Amazonía Peruana (UNAP)

Grants, Fellowships, and Awards
2016          InFACT Linkage and Leverage Grant, The Ohio State University
2015          Ball Brothers Foundation Rapid Grant
2014          ASPiRE Junior Faculty Research Award, Ball State University
2009-10     Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Award
2009          Tropical Conservation and Development (TCD) Field Research Grant
2008          Graduate Student Council Travel Award, Univ. of Florida
2007          Student Travel Award, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Univ. of Florida
2007          Charles Wagley Research Fellowship, Univ. of Florida
2006-08     Grinter Fellowship, Dept. of Anthropology, Univ. of Florida
2006          University of Florida Graduate Grant
2002          SAHRA Water Harvesting Grant, Univ. of Arizona

Professional Service
2016-         President of the Culture and Agriculture Section of the AAA
2015-16     President-Elect of the Culture and Agriculture Section of the AAA
2012-15     Secretary-Treasurer of the Culture and Agriculture Section of the AAA
2009-11     Student Rep./Webmaster of the Culture and Agriculture Section of the AAA
2008          Treasurer of the University of Florida Ethnoecology Club
2007          Secretary of the Florida Anthropological Student Association
2007          Secretary of the University of Florida Ethnoecology Club

Memberships
American Anthropological Association (AAA)
Society for Applied Anthropology (SfAA)
Society of Ethnobiology

Languages
English, Portuguese, Spanish

Kawa CV March 2017

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