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In the Department of International & Transcultural Studies

Doctoral Student Profiles > Gabrielle Oliveira

Gabrielle Oliveira

Program: Applied Anthropology

Degree: Ph.D.

Research Interests: Transnational migration; gender and education; anthropology of childhood

Geographical Interests: Latin America

Selected Publications, Presentations, Works-in-Progress:

Chapters in Books

(2013). “The Consequences of Mexican Maternal Migration on Children Left Behind.” Chapter in Bartlett, Lesley and Ghaffar-Kucher, Ameena, eds. Refugees, Immigrants, and Education in the Global South: Lives in Motion. New York: Routledge Press.

Book Reviews

(2013). Review of Literacy and Mothering: How Women's Schooling Changes the Lives of the World's Children by Robert LeVine, Sarah LeVine, Beatrice Schnell-Anzola, Meredith L. Rowe, and Emily Dexter. Comparative Education Review.

Other Publications

“Caring for them all”. Globalist. May 5 2013. Available at:

(2012). “Staying Connected: Transnational Care-Constellations”. American Anthropological Association, Anthropology News (AN). Borders and Boundaries February issue.