College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences

Social Sciences and Global Studies

Michelle Lewis


Michelle Lewis, PhD

Dr. Lewis earned her degree at The American University and began teaching full-time at CSUMB in 2014, following a 25-year career as an evaluator and public health researcher. She is compassionate about sharing her love for higher education and anthropology with her students and enjoys serving in the CSUMB community in many ways, including capstone advising, mentoring and contributing to campus-wide assessment activities designed to improve student learning and outcomes. 

Title:  Lecturer, Social & Behavioral Sciences
Office Location CAHSS 504-2123
Office Hours Mondays 12-2 pm and by appointment
Areas of Expertise

Anthropological research methods, program evaluation, writing instruction, HIV/AIDS prevention and care, women’s health and social justice issues

Courses Taught

SBS100:  Human Biocultural Evolution
SBS 110: Academic Writing in the Social Sciences
SBS 328:  Social Science Theory Module
SBS 345:  Cultural Anthropology
SBS 377:  Academic Publishing
SBS 379:  Tattoos, Makeup & Burkas
SBS 384s:  Anthropology of Education
SBS 400:  Senior Capstone Seminar

FYS 148 & 191

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