Lisa Koryushkina



PhD, Brown U, 2011

BA, Trinity College, 2000

Courses Taught

SOC201: Social Problems

SOC235: Families

ANTH101: Introduction to Anthropology

ANTH278: Peoples of Africa

ANTH287: Peoples of Central Asia

IDST350-70: Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Health

About Me

Lisa Koryushkina received her PhD in Anthropology at Brown University. A demographic anthropologist by training, she works on issues of migration, citizenship, social change and nationalism in Russia and Central Asia. She directed a research project on refugee resettlement in the USA and conducted fieldwork in Russia. She has published her work in Ethnology, Nationalities Papers, Journal of Anthropological Research, and several edited volumes.

Research/Creative Interests

Migration, demography, public health, families, citizenship