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Heide  Castañeda

Heide Castañeda

Heide Castañeda
Associate Professor (on Sabbatical Fall 2017 semester)

Contact

Office: SOC 123
Phone: 813/974-2138
Email:

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Education

Ph.D., Anthropology, University of Arizona
MPH, Public Health, University of Texas School of Public Health
MA, Anthropology, University of Texas at San Antonio

Teaching

Issues in Migrant Health, Anthropology of Health Policy, Anthropological Theory Today, Applied Anthropology, Cultural Anthropology, Human Rights and Transitional Justice, Health & Medical Systems, Theory in Medical Anthropology

Research

Political and legal anthropology, medical anthropology, migrant health, health policy, unauthorized migration, transit migration, citizenship, mixed-status families, US/Mexico borderlands, Mexico, Germany
Current projects focus on:

  • Mixed-status families along the US/Mexico border (funded by the National Science Foundation and the Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research)
  • Legal status and the social and emotional well-being of undocumented youth (funded by the National Science Foundation) 
  • Transit migration in Sinaloa along Mexico's Ruta Pacifica (in collaboration with the Universidad Autónoma de Sinaloa; funded by the Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research and PROFAPI)

Graduate Students

Melissa Johnson, Ryan Logan, Russell Manzano, Paula Mead, Kanan Mehta, Jacqueline Siven, Seiichi Villalona

Current Courses

RefCourseSecCourse TitleCRDayTimeLocation
96351ANG 6915004Directed Research
1-19



TBA 100

87516ANG 6971004Thesis: Master's
2-19



TBA 100

96034ANG 7910004Directed Research
1-15



TBA 100

88387ANG 7980004Dissertation: Doctoral
2-15



TBA 100

Recent Publications

  • Castañeda, Heide (2014) Migrant Male Sex Workers in Germany. In Male Sex Work and Society. New York: Harrington Park Press.