Peter Moran

Affiliated Instructor
Peter Moran


Dr. Moran previously directed UW Study Abroad, and is currently an affiliated instructor for the Jackson School of International Studies.

A cultural anthropologist who lived and worked in Nepal for many years, Dr. Moran’s academic interests include national culture(s) in South Asia, tourism and the anthropology of religion. He earned a Ph.D. in cultural anthropology from the University of Washington in 1999 based on his Fulbright-sponsored research conducted in Nepal in 1993 – 1994.


  • University of Washington, Ph.D., 1999