Title: Frank Moore Endowed Chair in Anthropology and Professor of Anthropology
Department: Anthropology, History, Philosophy, Religious Studies
Office Location: Weller Center 133
B.A. from New College
M.A. from Tulane University
Ph.D. from Tulane University
Cultural anthropology, human rights/justice, links between humanities and social sciences
Cynthia Mahmood holds the Frank Moore Endowed Chair in Anthropology. She has written five books and many academic articles and is an internationally known speaker. Mahmood frequently testifies on human rights concerns in legal settings and is a consultant to several governments.