Office hours

Mon/Fri 1-2:30




Kristi Krumrine

Adjunct Professor

of Anthropology

Bailey 147
1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY 14454


Kristi Krumrine has been a member of the Geneseo faculty since 2004

Faculty Information


  • 1989-1994 Temple University, Philadelphia, Pa. B.A. -Anthropology (Cum Laude)
  • 1995-1999 Kent State University, Kent, Ohio M.A. - Biological Anthropology
Fall 2016 Classes

ANTH 202:
M/Nutrition, Disease & Health

    Using Critical Social Theory and a biocultural perspective, this course explores the interplay between concepts of nutrition, health, illness and disease and the cultural contexts in which they are ro
    oted. It addresses several issues, such as: explanatory models for the causes and treatments associated with illness and disease; the relationship between nutrition, growth and development and health; effects of globalization and environment on disease and health; and the way social inequalities, religious beliefs, and political-economic contexts influence disease prevalence and access to health care services. Offered every fall
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ANTH 313:
Global Health Issues

    This course examines the effects of globalization on the health of people around the globe and relates disparities in the spread of preventable diseases and access to basic health services to the grow
    ing inequality between rich and poor nations. Some of the issues explored include the repercussions of the HIV/AIDS pandemic; the emergence and impact of new illnesses; the feminization of poverty and its impact on the health of children; and the effects of political repression and violence. The theoretical perspective used to analyze these issues draws on the work of applied and public anthropologists as well as the literature on globalization, public health, race, ethnic and gender politics. Prerequisites: ANTH 100 or ANTH 101. Offered spring, odd years
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