Faculty Profile

G.G. Weix

G.G. Weix


Phone: 406-243-6319
Fax: (406)243-4918
Email: gg.weix@mso.umt.edu
Office: Social Sciences 223
Office Hours:

Autumn 2015 office hours will be posted August 26, 2015.


Summer 2015  not on contract until August 31st, 2015







Current Position

Professor of Anthropology, University of Montana.



Autumn 2015

ANTY 336: Myth, Ritual and Religion   Tuesday and Thursday  11:10-12:30 P.M. Schreiber 303

ANTY 520: Seminar in Ethnology   Monday 11:00-2:00 P.M.  Stone Hall 308

Winter 2016  

ANTY 403E: Ethics and Anthropology  MTWR 1:00-4:00 P.M. Stone Hall 308

Spring 2016

ANTY 336: Myth, Ritual and Religion  Tuesday-Thursday 12:40-2:00 P.M. Schreiber 303






1981  B.A. Anthropology with Distinction. Honors in Humanities, Stanford University

1985  M.A. Anthropology, Minors in Southeast Asian Studies and Women's Studies, Cornell University

1990 Ph.D. Anthropology, Cornell University

1992 Postdoctoral Fellowship, Institute for the Study of Economic Culture, Boston University

Field of Study

Sociocultural Anthropology

Southeast Asian Studies

Gender and Sexuality Studies


Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship 1986

Fulbright-Hays Faculty Fellowship 2000 (Deferred)

Diversity Award, University of Montana 2002

Business and Professional Woman of the Year, Montana 2004







Indonesian, Javanese, some French and Dutch

Professional Experience

Field Reader and Reviewer for Title VI Programs, U.S. Department of Education, 1996-present

International Experience

South and Southeast Asia


American Association of University Women  (State President, AAUW-MT 2006-2008)

Association of American Anthropologists (Lifetime member, Fellow)

Association of Asian Studies

Indonesian and East Timor Studies Committee (Executive Board)