Dr. Stephen Perkins

Contact Information

410 Social Sciences & Humanities
Stillwater, OK 74078-4062
(405) 744-6105 (Main Office)
  (405) 744-5780

Curriculum Vitae


Fall 2020 Office Hours

Under direction of the 'Cowboy Coming Back' plan, all office hours for Fall 2020 will be held online.
For more information, please contact Dr. Perkins through email.

Fall 2020 Class Schedule

ANTH 1353 - Introduction to Anthropology: MWF 9:30am - 10:15am CLBN 213
ANTH 3353 - Cultural Anthropology: MWF 1:30pm - 2:15pm PS 141
ANTH 4223 - The Aztec Empire: MWF 11:30am - 12;15pm CLBN 313


  • B.A. in Anthropology, University of Oklahoma
  • M.A. in Anthropology, Arizona State University
  • Ph.D. in Anthropology, Arizona State University

Research Interests

  • Social and Cultural Anthropology
  • Political Economy
  • U.S./Mexican Borderlands


Stephen M. Perkins is a social anthropologist with training in the history and culture of Mesoamerica. At present he focuses on the interaction of Indigenous peoples with Europeans in the emerging southern Plains & Southwest borderlands. His courses include: Introduction to Anthropology; Cultural Anthropology; Comparative Cultures; The Aztec Empire; and Peoples of Mesoamerica.