UCLA » College » Social Sciences » Anthropology
Grad Students

Courtney Cecale



Contact Information

Email    c.cecale@ucla.edu
Office  Haines 314
My current dissertation project focuses on life amidst melting tropical glaciers in the Peruvian Andes, with special interest in visual methods, critical geography, and political ecology.

Fields of Study

Sociocultural Anthropology

Research

Life amidst melting tropical glaciers in the Peruvian Andes, with special interest in visual methods, critical geography, and political ecology

Grants and Awards

2016-7  2nd year of Eugene V. Cota-Robles Full Academic Year Fellowship

2016  UC Collaboratory for Ethnographic Design Summer Fellowship

2016  Department of Anthropology, Summer Research Grant

2015-6  Foreign Language Area Studies Fellowship: Full Academic Year, Quechua

2015  Graduate Student Research Mentorship Fellowship; Summer

2015  Foreign Language Area Studies (Fellowship): Summer, Quechua

2015  Department of Anthropology, Conference Travel Grant

2015  Department of Anthropology, Summer Research Grant

2015 Department of Anthropology, Student Research Grant

2014  Department of Anthropology, Conference Travel Grant

2013  Graduate Summer Research Mentorship Fellowship; Summer

2012-3  1st year of Eugene V. Cota-Robles Full Academic Year Fellowship

2011  Faculty Development Grant, Saddleback College

Advisors

Jessica Cattelino

Hannah Appel

Jason Throop

Philippe Bourgois

Degrees

2018 (in progress) Ph.D Anthropology, University of California, Los Angeles 

2015 M.A. Anthropology, University of California, Los Angeles 
2010 M.A. Social Sciences, University of Chicago
2008 B.A. Anthropology, University of California, Los Angeles 
2006 A.A. Anthropology, Saddleback Community College