College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Kathryn A. Rhine

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences - Anthropology
Associate Professor
Primary office:
785-864-3102
Fraser Hall
Room 631A
University of Kansas
1415 Jayhawk Boulevard
Lawrence, KS 66045-7590


Dr. Rhine's research focuses on the transnational flows of policies, professionals, technologies and resources devoted to intervening in global health problems in West Africa. She is particularly interested in understanding how medical technologies transform the ways individuals think about themselves and experience their bodies, as well as the ways they reconfigure families and social relationships.

 

 



The Kansas African Studies Center has received $140,000 in funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities to launch public discussions, community programming, and the creation of educational resources in local communities to discuss the challenges and opportunities surrounding recent demographic changes in the region. Visit www.migrationstories.ku.edu to learn more. 

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