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Dinah Hannaford

Dinah Hannaford
Associate Professor
Areas of Speciality
  • International Studies
  • (979) 845-2124
  • ACAD 229C

Current Research Projects

Dr. Hannaford is a cultural anthropologist specializing in transnational migration, international development, and the political  economy of intimate life. She is the author of Marriage Without Borders: Transnational Spouses in Neoliberal Senegal (Penn Press, 2017), and the co-editor of Opting Out: Women Messing with Marriage Around the World (forthcoming, Rutgers University Press). Her new research examines the nexus between the international development industry, care work and migration through an ethnographic study on expat aid workers and their domestic workers.
Dr. Hannaford is an affiliate of the Africana Studies program and the Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies program.

Courses Taught

INTS 201 Intro to International Studies
INTS 201H Honors Intro to International Studies
INTS 285: Contemporary Issues in Africa
INTS 407 Diversity in a Globalized World
INTS 410: Gender and Globalization
INTS 481 Gender, Race and Migration
INTS 481 Sexual Economies