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Aaron Ellrich

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Graduate Student

Mailbox: Turlington Hall Rm 1112, PO Box 117305, Gainesville, FL 32611-7305


  • Ph.D., Anthropology, University of Florida, In Progress
  • M.A., Museology, University of Florida, 2016
  • B.S., Anthropology, Virginia Commonwealth University, 2014
  • B.A., Art History, Virginia Commonwealth University, 2014


Cultural Anthropology


Dr. Schmidt

Research Interests

Community Heritage, Participatory Action Research, Appropriate Museology, Social Memory, Oral History, Ethnohistory, Archaeology, Ethnoarchaeology, Historical Ecology, Non-Market Economies

Selected Publications



Grants, Fellowships, and Awards

  • Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship, Academic Year, University of Florida, Intermediate Swahili, 2017-2018
  • Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowship, Summer Intensive, Beginning Swahili, University of Florida, 2017