Sociology & Anthropology

Brenda Sendejo

Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Areas of expertise

Anthropology of religion, Mexican American spiritualities and indigenous heritage, gender and racialization, and Chicana feminisms. Geographic specialization: U.S. - Mexico Borderlands, Central and South Texas.



Education

B.A., M.A., Ph.D, University of Texas at Austin

Positions

Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Faculty Affiliate in Feminist Studies and Latin American Studies
Southwestern University
August 14, 2010 - present

Teaching Philosophy


Courses: Spring 2014

Anthropology Capstone (Senior Seminar)
Introduction to Anthropology

Previous Courses

Latina/o & Latin American Spiritualities
Senior Capstone Seminar
Inroduction to Anthropology


Honors & Awards

Sam Taylor Fellowship, 2012

To continue work on “Spirit Stories: Narratives of Spirituality and Social Justice", an intergenerational oral history project.