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Ben Krupp

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Contact Information

Department of Anthropology
607 S Mathews Ave.
M/C 148
Urbana, IL 61801
Sociocultural Anthropology


Ben is a third year PhD student in sociocultural anthropology studying under Dr. Jessica Greenberg. His current research project focusses on recreational practices and conceptions of the body in Moscow. 

Research Interests

Former Soviet Union
Anthropology of the Corporation
Anthropology of Sport
Medical Anthropology


BA in Russian Studies (Honors), European History, University of California: Santa Cruz


2015-16 FLAS Fellowhship (REEEC)
2016 Summer Research Fellowship - Anthropology Department
2016-17 FLAS Fellowship (REEEC)
2017 Summer FLAS Fellowship (REEEC)
2017-18 FLAS Fellowship (CGS)
2018 Summer Research Lab (REEEC)
2019 Graduate College Dissertation Research Fellowship

Awards and Honors

Honors in Russian Studies
Joseph B Casagrande Award for Anthropology Research