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M. Ruth Dike
Anthropology Ph.D. Candidate

M. Ruth Dike is currently a PhD candidate in Anthropology at the University of Kentucky. She was born and raised in Memphis, TN but holds a Bachelor of Arts in Honors Anthropology from the University of Tennessee Knoxville and a Master of Liberal Arts in Gastronomy from Boston University. 

Contact Information
(859) 257-2710
Ph.D. Candidate in Cultural Anthropology, University of Kentucky

M.A., Anthropology, University of Kentucky 2018

Graduate Certificate in Gender & Women's Studies, University of Kentucky, 2017

M.L.A., Gastronomy, Boston University, 2014

B.A. (Hons), Anthropology, University of Tennessee: Knoxville, 2012
Research Interests
  • gender
  • Anthropology of Food
  • Applied Anthropology
  • Morocco
  • Diaspora
  • globalization
  • (Post)colonialism
  • reproductive labor
  • labor
  • Anthropology
  • Gender and Women's Studies
  • Ameircan Anthropological Association (AAA)
  • Society for Anthropology of Work, section of AAAs
  • American Institute for Maghrib Studies (AIMS)
  • Society for Economic Anthropology
  • Association for Feminist Anthropology
  • Society for the Anthropology of Food & Nutrition
  • Phi Beta Kappa Philosophical Society