Alisse Waterston

Presidential Scholar at CUNY

Alisse Waterston

Presidential Scholar at CUNY
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Biography

Alisse Waterston is a Presidential Scholar and Professor of Anthropology, City University of New York, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, and immediate past-President of the American Anthropological Association. Prior to her faculty appointment, Dr. Waterston was President, Surveys Unlimited, the social, cultural and ethnic consumer research division of Horowitz Research (1992-2003).

She is the author of numerous articles and books, including My Father’s Wars: Migration, Memory and the Violence of a Century (2014) and most recently Gender in Georgia: Culture, Nation and History in the South Caucasus (2017).

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