Staff

Curator of African Anthropology Dr. Chapurukha M. Kusimba's research focuses on ancient trade and the evolution of leadership.  His field research areas include Eastern Africa and the Indian Ocean.  His research in East Africa is a collaborative effort with colleagues Dr. Sibel B. Kusimba (Anthropology, Northern Illinois University-DeKalb) [], Dr. Janet Monge (Anthropology, University of Pennsylvania), Dr. Sloan Williams (University of Illinois-Chicago), Dr. Ryan Raam (Lehman College-New York, and Dr. Purity Kiura (National Museums of Kenya). p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 13.0px Arial; color: #0658b5} span.s1 {text-decoration: underline}
Chapurukha Kusimba's picture
Curator
1994
Christopher Philipp's picture
Regenstein Collections Manager
1997