Faculty Profile for Dr. Ana M Juarez

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Dr. Ana M Juarez
Associate Professor — Anthropology
ELA 228
phone: (512) 245-7838

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Juarez, A. M., Kerl, S., & Gallardo, S. (2016). Theoretical Shifts in the Analysis of Latina Sexuality: Ethnocentrism, Essentialism, and the Right (White) Way to be Sexual. In J. Hobson (Ed.), Are All the Women Still White? Rethinking Race, Expanding Feminism. State University of New York Press.
  • Juarez, A. M. (2013). Renato Rosaldo. In R. J. McGee & L. Warms (Eds.), Theory in Social and Cultural Anthropology: An Encyclopedia (pp. 717–720). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, Inc.
  • Juarez, A. M., & Salazar, M. (2010). Commercializing Death and Desegregating Gender: Twentieth Century Funerary Practices in Central Tejas and the Border. Chicana/Latina Studies: The Journal of Mujeres Activas En Letras y Cambio Social, 9(2), 98–139.
  • Juarez, A. M. (2010). National Science Foundation Final Report: REU Site on Culture and Globalization in Quintana Roo, Mexico.
  • Juarez, A. M. (2010). National Science Foundation Annual Report: REU Site on Culture and Globalization in Quintana Roo, Mexico.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Partners in Service Excellence Award, Centro Cultural Hispano de San Marcos. 2018 - Present
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professors of the Year, Alpha Chi Honor Society. 2018
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professors of the Year, Alpha Chi Honor Society. 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professors of the Year, Alpha Chi Honor Society. 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Latino Stars in the Constellation of the Rising Star of Texas, Hispanic Policy Network. 2015

Selected Grants

  • Juarez, Ana M. Saving Grave Markers from the Grave: A Database for Cultural, Historical, Iconogaphic, and Literary Analysis, Hispanic History of Texas Project, $4500. (Funded: 2011). Grant.
  • Juarez, Ana M (Principal). REU Site on Culture and Globalization in Quintana Roo: Joining Anthropology Courses with Summer Ethnographic Fieldwork, National Science Foundation, $90744. (Funded: 2009). Grant.
  • Juarez, Ana M. NSF Supplemental Grant, Society for Applied Anthropology Conference Panel on Culture and Globalization in Guatemala, $13816. (Funded: 2008). Grant.
  • Juarez, Ana M (Principal), Adams, Walter R. (Co-Principal). REU Site on Culture and Globalization in Quintana Roo: Joining Anthropology Courses with Summer Ethnographic Fieldwork, National Science Foundation, $90744. (Funded: 2008). Grant.
  • Juarez, Ana M (Principal), Adams, Walter R. (Co-Principal). REU Site on Culture and Globalization in Highland Guatemala: Joining Anthropology Courses with Summer Ethnographic Fieldwork, National Science Foundation, $90744. (Funded: 2007). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Undergraduate Advisor
Move Texas
2018-Present
Member
Academic Advisory Council for Latina/o Studies
2018-Present
Chair
American Anthropological Association Annual Meeting, Panel Chair:Racialized Latinx Bodies: From Necropolitics to the Politics of Identity
November 2018-Present
Chair
Annual El Mundo Zurdo Conference, Workshop Chair: Positing Nepantla and Performing Nepantleria: Feminist Collaboration and Praxis
May 2018-Present
Member
Advisory Council, Center for Diversity and Gender Studies
2012-Present