Visiting Assistant Professor
Van Meter G20
Ph.D. (Anthropology), University of Connecticut, 2007
Areas of Scholarly Expertise and Interest
Cultural anthropology, global Christianity, health and well-being, indigenous rights, media, and Aboriginal Australia.
Magowan, F. and C. Schwarz (eds.). Conflicts and Convergences: Critical Perspectives on Christianity in Australia and the Pacific. Brill: Leiden (Under Contract).
Schwarz, C. and F. Dussart. 2010. "Christianity in Aboriginal Australia Revisited." Special issue, Engaging Christianity in Aboriginal Australia, C. Schwarz and F. Dussart, eds. The Australian Journal of Anthropology 21(1):1-13.
Schwarz, C. and F. Dussart. 2010. Engaging Christianity in Aboriginal Australia. Special issue, The Australian Journal of Anthropology 21(1).
Schwarz, C. 2010. "Carrying the Cross, Caring for Kin: The Everyday Life of Charismatic Christianity in Remote Aboriginal Australia." Oceania 80(1):58-77.
Schwarz, C. 2010. "Sick Again, Well Again: Sorcery, Christianity, and Kinship in Northern Aboriginal Australia." Anthropological Forum 20(1):61-80.
Research and Creative Endeavors Award, Research and Office of Sponsored Programs at the State University of New York at Potsdam, 2009
University of Connecticut Humanities Institute Graduate Student Dissertation Fellowship, 2005-2006
Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) Research Grant #G2004/6934, 2004-2005
Institute of International Education Fulbright Grant, 2003-2004