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Christian Palmer, Anthropology Instructor

Contact Information

Department of Social Sciences

Hale Na‘auao, 111
Windward Community College
45-720 Kea‘ahala Rd.
Kaneohe, HI 96744

Email: ctpalmer@hawaii.edu

Phone: 236-9239


Committee Membership


Other Responsibilities and Activities


Class Schedule for Fall 2016

ANTH 151 - Emerging Humanity (3) [syllabus] MW - 10:00am to 11:15am, Hale A‘o 102  CRN: 63279

ANTH 152 - Culture and Humanity (3) MRF - 1:50pm to 2:35pm,   CRN: 63598

ANTH 152 - Culture and Humanity (3) [syllabus] MW - 11:30am to 12:45pm, Hale Na‘auao 105  CRN: 63281

ANTH 152 - Culture and Humanity (3) [syllabus] TBA - asynchronous (Online)   CRN: 63280

Class Schedule for Spring 2017

ANTH 151 - Emerging Humanity (3) MW - 11:30am to 12:45pm, Hale Na‘auao 105  CRN: 64223

ANTH 151 - Emerging Humanity (3) TBA - asynchronous (Online)   CRN: 64224

ANTH 152 - Culture and Humanity (3) MW - 10:00am to 11:15am, Hale Na‘auao 105  CRN: 64262

ANTH 152 - Culture and Humanity (3) TBA - asynchronous (Online)   CRN: 64334


Additional Schedule for Fall 2016

Office Hours W 9:00am to 10:00am, 106

Office Hours T 10:00am to 1:00pm, 106


Schedule (Fall 2016)

Start TimeMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
8:30am to 9:00am     
9:00am to 9:30am   Office Hours
Other 106
  
9:30am to 10:00am   Office Hours
Other 106
  
10:00am to 10:30am ANTH 151
AO 102
 Office Hours
Other 106
 ANTH 151
AO 102
  
10:30am to 11:00am ANTH 151
AO 102
 Office Hours
Other 106
 ANTH 151
AO 102
  
11:00am to 11:30am ANTH 151
AO 102
 Office Hours
Other 106
 ANTH 151
AO 102
  
11:30am to 12:00pm ANTH 152
NAAUAO 105
 Office Hours
Other 106
 ANTH 152
NAAUAO 105
  
12:00pm to 12:30pm ANTH 152
NAAUAO 105
 Office Hours
Other 106
 ANTH 152
NAAUAO 105
  
12:30pm to 1:00pm ANTH 152
NAAUAO 105
 Office Hours
Other 106
 ANTH 152
NAAUAO 105
  
1:00pm to 1:30pm     
1:30pm to 2:00pm ANTH 152
KAHUKU
   ANTH 152
KAHUKU
 ANTH 152
KAHUKU
2:00pm to 2:30pm ANTH 152
KAHUKU
   ANTH 152
KAHUKU
 ANTH 152
KAHUKU
2:30pm to 3:00pm ANTH 152
KAHUKU
   ANTH 152
KAHUKU
 ANTH 152
KAHUKU
3:00pm to 3:30pm     


Education

2014 Ph.D Candidate in Cultural Anthropology, University of California, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA
Designated Emphasis in Latin American and Latino Studies.

2009 Master of Cultural Anthropology, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA

2004 Master of Environmental Science, Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, New Haven, CT

2002 Bachelor of Science, Honors, Biology and International Cultural Studies-Anthropology Emphasis, Brigham Young University-Hawaii, Summa Cum Laude, Laie, HI

1996 Kahuku High School, Valedictorian, Kahuku, HI

Website

http://christiantpalmer.wordpress.com/

Research Interests

Environmental anthropology and political ecology; Relationships of power and politics in conservation and sustainable development; Tourism, urban growth, and coastal resource management; Environmental history in Latin American and Brazil; Ethnoecology, traditional ecological knowledges and resource management in Hawaii and the Pacific; Anthropology of place and space; Surf Culture.

Publications

2014 Tourism, changing architectural styles, and the production of place in Itacaré, Bahia, Brazil. Journal of Tourism and Cultural Change, (ahead-of-print), 1-15.

2007 (with M. Tano) Maori Mokomokai: commercialization and desacralization. New Zealand Electronic Text Centre.

2004 The inclusion of recently introduced plants in the Hawaiian ethnopharmacopoeia. Journal of Economic Botany 54 Supplement: s280-293.

2004 Bidens and Plantago: a case study of change in Hawaiian herbal medicine. Journal of Ethnobiology24(1)

Interests

Surfing, hiking, backpacking

 

CV (PDF)

 


Classes Taught

    ANTH 150 - Human Adaptation

    • Fall 2014 - MW, 8:30am to 9:45am, Hale Na‘auao 105 - CRN: 62224 - view syllabus

    ANTH 151 - Emerging Humanity

    • Spring 2017 - MW, 11:30am to 12:45pm, Hale Na‘auao 105 - CRN: 64223
    • Spring 2017 - TBA, - CRN: 64224
    • Fall 2016 - MW, 10:00am to 11:15am, Hale A‘o 102 - CRN: 63279 - view syllabus
    • Spring 2016 - MW, 10:00am to 11:15am, Hale Na‘auao 105 - CRN: 61274 - view syllabus
    • Spring 2016 - TBA, - CRN: 61275 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2015 - MW, 11:30am to 12:45pm, Hale Na‘auao 105 - CRN: 60413 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2015 - MW, 1:00pm to 2:15pm, Hale Na‘auao 105 - CRN: 60414 - view syllabus
    • Spring 2015 - MW, 10:00am to 11:15am, Hale Na‘auao 105 - CRN: 63439 - view syllabus
    • Spring 2015 - MW, 8:30am to 9:45am, Hale Na‘auao 105 - CRN: 63375 - view syllabus
    • Spring 2015 - MW, 11:30am to 12:45pm, Hale Na‘auao 105 - CRN: 63376 - view syllabus
    • Summer 2015 - T, 6:00pm to 7:15pm, Hale Na‘auao 105 - CRN: 64086

    ANTH 152 - Culture and Humanity

    • Spring 2017 - MW, 10:00am to 11:15am, Hale Na‘auao 105 - CRN: 64262
    • Spring 2017 - TBA, - CRN: 64334
    • Fall 2016 - TBA, - CRN: 63280 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2016 - MW, 11:30am to 12:45pm, Hale Na‘auao 105 - CRN: 63281 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2016 - MRF, 1:50pm to 2:35pm, - CRN: 63598
    • Spring 2016 - MW, 11:30am to 12:45pm, Hale Na‘auao 105 - CRN: 61365 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2015 - TBA, - CRN: 60415 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2015 - MW, 10:00am to 11:15am, Hale Na‘auao 105 - CRN: 60416 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2015 - TR, 8:30am to 9:45am, Hale Pālanakila 102 - CRN: 60417 - view syllabus

    ANTH 200 - Cultural Anthropology

    • Spring 2015 - TR, 8:30am to 9:45am, Hale Na‘auao 105 - CRN: 63280 - view syllabus
    • Spring 2015 - MW, 1:00pm to 2:15pm, Hale Na‘auao 105 - CRN: 63281 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2014 - MW, 11:30am to 12:45pm, Hale Na‘auao 105 - CRN: 62037 - view syllabus
    • Fall 2014 - TR, 10:00am to 11:15am, Hale Pālanakila 102 - CRN: 62103 - view syllabus

    ANTH 210 - Archaeology

    • Spring 2016 - TR, 10:00am to 11:15am, Hale Pālanakila 212 - CRN: 61366 - view syllabus
    August 1, 2014