Faculty & Staff

Andrew Kindon


Andrew Kindon

Anthropology/Geography/Philosophy

Department Chair-Anthropology Instructor

(408) 741-2554

andrew.kindon@westvalley.edu

Office: LA/SS 2F 

Courses Taught / Teaching

 ANTHR 001 - Introduction to Physical Anthropology
ANTHR 002 - Introduction to Archaeology
ANTHR 003 - Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
ANTHR 003H - Honors Introduction to Cultural Anthropology 

 

Academic Service

Senator-At-Large, West Valley College Academic Senate - 2014 to present

Education

Ph.D. - University of California, Los Angeles, 2002
M.A. - University of California, Los Angeles, 1998
B.A. - Kenyon College, Gambier, Ohio, 1996

Other

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
  • West Valley College - 2004 to present
  • University of California - 1998 to 2003
CURRENT RESEARCH
  • Director, West Valley College Archaeological Survey at Alum Rock Park, San Jose, California
INSTITUTIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES
OTHER INTERESTS
  • Political History of Latin America
  • Social Activism
  • Backpacking and Camping
  • Gardening
last published: 3/21/18