Week 5: Job Openings


Week 5 Job Openings

April 30
Guest: Melissa Cefkin

Cefkin, Melissa, and Erik Stayton. 2017. “Speculating about Autonomous Futures: Is This Ethnographic?” EPIC (blog). September 11, 2017. https://www.epicpeople.org/speculating-about-autonomous-futures/.

Cefkin, Melissa. 2014. “Practice at the Crossroads: When Practice Meets Theory, A Rumination.” EPIC (blog). September 5, 2014. https://www.epicpeople.org/practice-at-the-crossroads-when-practice-meets-theory-a-rumination/.

Cefkin, Melissa. 2012. "The Limits to Speed in Ethnography." Chapter 6 (pp. 108-121) in Advancing Ethnography in Corporate Environments : Challenges and Emerging Opportunities, edited by Brigitte Jordan, Taylor and Francis, 2012. ProQuest Ebook Central, https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/uci/detail.action?docID=1048088.

Cefkin, Melissa. 2012. "Close Encounters: Anthropologists in the Corporate Arena." Journal of Business Anthropology, v. 1, n. 1, pp. 91-117. doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.22439/jba.v1i1.3548 Available at: https://rauli.cbs.dk/index.php/jba/article/view/3548/3855

Guyer, Jane I. (2011) "Blueprints, Judgment, and Perseverance in a Corporate Context: with CA comment by Melissa Cefkin," Current Anthropology 52, no. S3 (Supplement to April 2011): S17-S27. https://doi.org/10.1086/657893

Fleming, Rachel. “So You’re Interested in User Experience (UX) Research? Thoughts from an Anthropologist Working in Industry.” American Ethnological Society (blog), November 8, 2019. https://americanethnologist.org/features/professionalization/so-youre-interested-in-user-experience-ux-research-thoughts-from-an-anthropologist-working-in-industry.

Afterword: Questions of an Anthropology of and Anthropology for Business | Cefkin | Journal of Business Anthropology

Human-Machine Interactions and the Coming Age of Autonomy | Platypus

Sarah Easter and Mary Yoko Brannen, “Merging Institutional Logics and Negotiated Culture Perspectives to Help Cross-Sector Partnerships Solve the World’s Most Wicked Problems,” EPIC https://www.epicpeople.org/merging-institutional-logics

Santee, Amy. “10 Must-Read Books on Anthropology in Business and Design.” NAPA (blog). July 2, 2019. https://www.practicinganthropology.org/must-read-anthropology-books-in-business-and-design/.


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