Charles Mcdonald

Charles Mcdonald

Clinical Assistant Professor
Dyson College of Arts and Sciences
Sociology and Anthropology NY

Charles Mcdonald


Faculty Bio

Charles McDonald is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Pace University.

Awards and Honors

  • The Sexualities Project, Northwestern University, 2021, Faculty Research Grant
  • Posen Society of Fellows, 2019, Dissertation Fellowship
  • New School for Social Research, 2019, Stanley Diamond Memorial Award for Best Dissertation in the Social Sciences
  • Social Science Research Council (SSRC), 2016, International Dissertation Research Fellowship (IDRF)
  • Wenner-Gren Foundation, 2015, Dissertation Fieldwork Grant


PhD, New School for Social Research, 2019
Anthropology and Historical Studies

MA, New School for Social Research, 2012

MA, CUNY Graduate Center, 2008
Liberal Studies (American Studies)

BA, CUNY Baccalaureate Program, 2005
Cultural Studies

Courses Taught

Past Courses

ANT 101: Introduction to Anthropology
ANT 108: Glbl Culture & Lcl Identities
ANT 210: Urban Ethnography
ANT 296: Readings in Ethnographic Wrtng