Areas of Study Schedule A Visit Virtual Tour Request Info Apply Now
Mary Sundal

Mary Sundal

Professor & Chair Anthropology
College of Arts and Sciences
Henderson Learning & Resource Ctr
Rm 218E
1700 SW College Ave
Topeka, KS 66621-1117
Degrees & Certifications
Ohio State University, Bachelor of Arts
The University of Kansas, Master of Arts
The University of Kansas, Doctor of Philosophy
Academic History
Washburn University, Sociology and Anthropology Department Chair, 2017-Present
Washburn University, Associate Professor of Anthropology, 2015-Present
Washburn University, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, 2009-2015


Course List
  • AN 112 C, Cultural Anthropology
  • AN 312 A, Medical Anthropology
  • AN 363 XA, Internship
  • AN 366 A, Directed Readings
  • AN 367 A, Directed Research
  • HN 302 A, Seminar in the Social Sciences
  • SO 363 XA, Internship
  • SO 366 A, Directed Readings
  • SO 367 A, Directed Research
Scholarly Interests/Activities

Ethnomedicine; Caretaking Strategies; Resettlement; East Africa

Service Interests/Activities

Program Review; Anthropology Assessment Liaison; Safe-Zone ALLY

Career Accomplishments

Sundal, M.B. (Under Contract). Becoming “one who treats”: Karimojong indigenous healers in a time of conflict. Routledge.

Gray, S.J., M.B. Sundal, and H.A. Akol. (2017) “Milk has gone”: Changing dietary strategies in Karamoja, Uganda. American Anthropologist 119(4): 662-83.

Certificate of Teaching and Learning 2018-2021

Certificate of Inclusive Teaching and Learning 2019-2021


Related Links
back to top button