Sociology & Anthropology News


Dr. Kaylin Greene


Kaylin Greene, Ph.D., an investigator for the Center for American Indian and Rural Health Equity (CAIRHE) and an assistant professor in Montana State University's Department of Sociology and Anthropology, has been awarded a two-year research grant from the National Institutes of Health to continue her study of alcohol use among young adults.  Read more here!

Colter and Kelly

Dr. Colter Ellis and Dr. Kelly Knight


Kelly Knight and Colter Ellis, both assistant professors in the MSU Department of Sociology and Anthropology within the College of Letters and Science, have received a grant from the Montana Healthcare Foundation to research health disparities and victim service provider needs among American Indians in Montana.  Read more here!


Dr. Tomomi Yamaguchi


Click here to a piece in the International Business Times by Tomomi Yamaguchi!

Ice Patch

Dr. Craig Lee


HSH the Sovereign Prince Albert II of Monaco, left, presented the Camp Monaco Prize to three MSU professors (from left) Craig M. Lee, Gregory Pederson and David McWethy at ceremonies held June 30 at the Salle des Etoiles in Monaco. The three ecologists will use the $100,000 cash award that comes with the prize to study ancient material revealed by melting ice patches in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem.  Read more here!

Alex Adams

Dr. Alexandra Adams


Dr. Alexandra Adams, Director of the Center for American Indian and Rural Health Equity at Montana State University, leads a collaborative effort with local communities to improve health outcomes.  Read more here!