Emily LynchAssistant Professor
Office: 355 Lalumiere Hall Phone: (414) 288-7306
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Curriculum vitae


Research Interests

Statelessness and exile, humanitarian intervention and settings, protracted conflict and displacement, resettlement systems, repatriation networks, trauma and resilience, new ethnographic writing, and everyday life.

Teaching Interests

The Anthropology of Refugees and Internally Displaced Peoples, Central and East Africa, Violence, Genocide and Trauma, Humanitarianism and the Gift, Contemporary Social Thought, Race and Ethnicity, Public Culture

Recent Publications


Contact the Department of
Social and Cultural Sciences

Lalumiere Language Hall, Room 340
P.O. Box 1881
Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881
Phone: (414) 288-6838 | Fax: (414) 288-6444