Dr. Stephen Perkins

Contact Information

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

Curriculum Vitae


Fall 2021 Office Hours

Face to face and Zoom: MW 2:30pm - 4:00pm
And by appointment.

Fall 2021 Class Schedule

ANTH 1353 - Introduction to Anthropology: 9:30am - 10:20am MWF - CLBN 213
ANTH 1113 - Cultural Anthropology: 1:30pm - 2:20pm MWF - CLBN 213
ANTH 4223 - The Aztec Empire: 11:30pm - 12:20pm MWF - 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.