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Dr. David Crawford

Professor of Sociology & Anthropology
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  • Robert E. Wall Award (semester sabbatical from teaching duties, spring 2015).
  • George E. Lang Award for service, Connecticut State Conference of the American Association of University Professors, 2012.
  • Alpha Sigma Nu Teacher of the Year, Fairfield University, 2009.
  • London School of Economics Visiting Student Researcher, Department of Anthropology, 2000.


  • Julian Steward Award for "Moroccan Households in the World Economy."  Given by the Anthropology and the Environment section of the American Anthropological Association, 2009.
  • Phillip Shehadi  New Writers Award for “How Berber Matters in the Middle of Nowhere”  Middle East Research and Information Project MERIP, Washington, D.C. 


  • Fairfield University Summer Research Grant, 2014.
  • American Institute of Maghrib Studies Research Grant. 2009.
  • Humanities Institute Grant, Fairfield University. 2009
  • Pre-Tenure Leave. Fairfield University. 2005.
  • The Social Organization of Migration in Highland Morocco. Fulbright. 2003.
  • The Social Organization of Migration in Highland Morocco. Fulbright Serial Grant. 2003.
  • Summer Academy Fellowship for Mitarbeiterin Arbeitskreis Moderne und Islam. Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin. 2002.
  • Dissertation Research Fellowship. Social Science Research Council (SSRC). 1998.
  • Dissertation Research Fellowship. American Institute of Maghrib Studies (AIMS). 1998.
  • Foreign Language Area Studies Fellowship (FLAS). American Language Institute, Fes, Morocco. 1997.

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