Department of Anthropology
Melissa J. Garfield
Advisor: Edward H. Hagen
Position: PhD student
Office: VMMC 207
I earned a B.A. in anthropology and psychology from the University of Nebraska‒Lincoln in 2012 and completed my M.A. in anthropology at WSU in May 2015.
My current research focuses on female smoking prevalence cross-nationally and the fertility transition.
Other research interests include intrasexual competition among women in traditional societies and female status attainment.
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