Associate Professor of Anthropology
Director, MSU Campus Archaeology Program
Historical Archaeology, Immigration, Incarceration and Institutional Confinement, Citizenship and National Identity, Late 19th/Early 20th Century United States, Tourism Studies, Public Archaeology, Digital Archaeology, Heritage & Collections Management, Archaeology of Asian Diaspora, Contemporary Archaeology, Memory Studies

Associate Professor
Director, Peace and Justice
State Violence, History, Memory, Trauma, Human Rights, Law, Transitional Justice, Power and Politics, Knowledge, Documents, Archives, Fiction, Film and Photography, Southeast Asia, Indonesia, Timor Leste

Department Chair and Professor
Physical Anthropology, Forensic Anthropology, Human Osteology

Associate Professor
Director, Biomarker Laboratory for Anthropological Research
Evolutionary theory, Evolutionary medicine, Ecological immunology, Maternal diet, nutrition, health, Human milk bioactive content, Biomarker methods

Assistant Professor
Biological Anthropology, Forensic Anthropology, Ancestry, Quantitative Methods, Categorical Data Analysis, Data Mining, Spatial Analysis, Trauma Analysis

Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology
Associate Professor, Global Urban Studies Program
Middle East - Lebanon, Jordan, Syria, Post-Conflict Reconstruction of Urban Environments, Urban Development and Redevelopment, Anthropology of Civil Conflict and "War Economies"

(aka Heather Howard-Bobiwash)
Associate Professor
Affiliated Faculty, American Indian and Indigenous Studies Program
Politics of Knowledge Production in Cultural, Heritage, Health, and Social Service Delivery Organizations, Community-Driven Methodologies

Assistant Professor
Forensic Anthropology, Human Osteology, Bone Histology, Fracture Healing, Positive Identification, Mass fatality management, Bioarchaeology, Paleopathology

Assistant Professor
Medical anthropology, cultural anthropology, privatization of health care, globalization, health care as a human right, large class pedagogy, Latin America, contemporary United States

Associate Professor of Anthropology
Shi‘i and Sunni Islam; Religious Conversion; Migration and Diasporas; Transnationalism; Cosmopolitanism; Globalization and Development; Charity and Humanitarianism; Ethnicity; State/Society Relations; Non-Governmental Organizations; West Africa (Senegal); Middle East and N. Africa; East Africa (Tanzania); Islam in the UK and US

Professor of Anthropology
Transnational Migration, Identity, Race and Ethnicity, Cultural Heritage Tourism, China, Chinese diaspora, Chinese Americans, Chinese Transnational Adoption, Chinese Transnational Students, Model Minority Myth, History and Memory

Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology
Director, Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies
Conservation, Protected Areas, and Environmental Government, Economic Development, Ecotourism, Indigenous Rights Struggles and the Production of International Indigenous Rights Law, Maya Studies, Central America, Belize

Associate Professor
Medical Anthropology; Global Health; Bioethics; Biotechnology; Organ Trafficking; Medical Tourism; Embodiment; Human Rights; Bodily Inequality; International Development; South and Southeast Asia, North America.

Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology
Affiliated Faculty, American Indian Studies
American Indian Communities, Indigneous language maintenance and revitalization, Indigenous knowledge and transmission, Language Ideologies and Language Policy, Ethnohistory

Associate Professor - Department of Anthropology
Community-based participatory research methods, North American Indigenous peoples, Traditional ecological and cultural knowledge systems, Historic and ancestral landscape use, Landscape and applied geospatial methodologies, Environmental and social justice, North American archaeology, Public and applied archaeology, Heritage policy and law (NAGPRA, NHPA, NEPA)

Associate Professor
Curator of Archaeology, MSU Museum
Dr. O'Gorman is not currently accepting new graduate students.
Prehistory of North America with specialization in Midwest/Great Lakes region, Late prehistoric/historic communities and interaction, Archaeology of gender and foodways, Museums, Public Archaeology

Assistant Professor
Intercultural relations (international students in the United States, critical approaches to "intercultural competence"); online teaching (pedagogy, user experience); restructuring of U.S. higher education; Latin America; contemporary United States; digital and visual media

Assistant Professor
Environmental archaeology, Settlement of the Americas, Hunter-gatherers, Origins of complexity, Lithic technology and provenance, Geographic information systems, Quaternary studies, Interdisciplinary collaboration and education

Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology
political ecology, water security & water rights, climate adaptation, infrastructure, Latin America, U.S.-México Borderlands

Assistant Professor
Indigenous archaeology, Environmental archaeology, Historical ecology, Applied archaeology, Small-scale societies, Zooarchaeology, Proteomics, Ancient fisheries

Associate Professor
Linguistic Anthropology, Gender, Youth, Europe

Associate Professor, Anthropology
Director, Cultural Heritage Informatics Initiative
Director, Digital Heritage Imaging & Innovation Lab
Adjunct Curator of Anthropology, MSU Museum
Head of Tangible Heritage & Archaeology Projects, Matrix
Digital Archaeology & Heritage, Digitization and Digital Collections, Heritage Studies, Egyptian Archaeology (Predynastic), Pseudoarchaeology, Public & Community Archaeology

Associate Professor, Anthropology
Director, Central Belize Archaeological Survey (CBAS) Project
Bioarchaeology, Maya, Australasia, Caves, Photogrammetry

NAGPRA Program Manager
Archaeology Collections
Midwest and Great Lakes Archaeology, 18th Century, Colonialism and Decolonization, Trade Networks and Social Interaction, Economic and power dynamics, Resource dependency theory, Please note: I am not available to accept students for graduate work.