Charles W. Nuckolls received his A.B. in Anthropology from the University of Chicago; his M.A. in South Asian Studies from the University of Wisconsin-Madison; and his Ph.D. in South Asian Languages and Civilizations from the University of Chicago. In 1989, he won the Stirling Award for Contributions to psychological anthropology, awarded by the American Anthropological Association. His wife, Janis Nuckolls, is Professor of Linguistics (BYU). They have three children.
Research InterestsCulture and Cognition; Psychoanalysis; India, Japan, New Zealand, United States.
Teaching InterestsPsychological Anthropology; Culture Theory; South Asian Cultures; Medical Anthropology.
- : Department Chair (2010 - Present)
- Society for the Study of Romance (2013 - Present)
- Committee/Council Member, Society for Psychological Anthropology (2013 - 2016)