Anthropology Faculty & Staff

  • Faculty in the Department of Anthropology and Earth Science are highly educated and professionally active, offering you excellent teaching in the classroom and laboratory. Their research interests are diverse and abundant, giving you an opportunity to connect with a faculty member who shares your interests. You will also take courses from faculty in the School of Teaching and Learning and may take physics electives from physics faculty. 

  • Rinita Dalan
    PhD, MS, BA
    Professor
    Anthropology and Earth Science Department
    Professor of Anthropology; Ph.D., Ancient Studies, Universit...
    dalanri@mnstate.edu | Phone: 218.477.5900
    Office: KH 234
    Erik Gooding
    PhD
    Professor
    Anthropology and Earth Science Department
    Associate Professor of Anthropology; Ph.D., Anthropology, In...
    gooding@mnstate.edu | Phone: 218.477.4044
    Office: KH 212
    George Holley
    PhD, MA, BA
    Professor
    Anthropology and Earth Science Department
    Professor of Anthropology; Ph.D., Anthropology, Southern Ill...
    holley@mnstate.edu | Phone: 218.477.2680
    Office: KH 230
    Bruce Roberts
    PhD, MA, BS
    Professor
    Anthropology and Earth Science Department
    Chair and Professor of Anthropology; Ph.D., Anthropology, Un...
    robertsb@mnstate.edu | Phone: 218.477.2043
    Office: KH 104
    Trisha Tank
    OAS Intermediate
    Anthropology and Earth Science Department
    tanktr@mnstate.edu | Phone: 218.477.4217
    Office: KH 103