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Vincent Her

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Associate Professor
Archaeology & Anthropology
University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

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Specialty area(s)

Cultural Anthropology; Anthropology of Religion; Ritual and Mortuary Studies; Peoples and Cultures of Southeast Asia; Hmong/Hmong American Studies

Current courses at UWL

FYS 100 -Freshmen Seminar: The American Story

ANT 195-Introduction to Cultural Anthropology

ANT 202-Contemporary Global Issues

ANT 215-Refugees, Displaced Persons and Transnational Communities

ANT 320-Rites, Rituals and Ceremonies

ANT 321-Images, Visual Culture and Anthropology

ANT 351-Peoples and Cultures of Southeast Asia

ANT/RGS 362-Hmong Americans

ANT 454-Historical and Theoretical Approaches to Anthropology


BS-Biology, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
MS-Parasitology and Electron Microscopy, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
PhD-Cultural Anthropology, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee


Research and publishing

Co-editor of "Hmong and American: From Refugees to Citizens." Minnesota Historical Society Press, 2012.