David Gowey

Graduate Assistant/Associate
TEMPE Campus

Student Information

Graduate Student
The College of Lib Arts & Sci


Doctoral student, Sociocultural Anthropology

David Gowey graduated from Northern Arizona University in 2015 with a Bachelors in Anthropology and a minor in History. He received his Masters in Sociocultural Anthropology from ASU in 2019. His research focuses on indigenous ethnohistory and oral literature of the Western Visayas, specifically the Panay Bukidnon sugidanon tradition, and exploring connections with other Philippine ethnic groups and broader Southeast Asia.


Doctor of Philosophy, Sociocultural Anthropology, expected May 2023

Arizona State University


Master of Arts, Sociocultural Anthropology, August 2019

Arizona State University


Bachelor of Arts, Anthropology, May 2015

Northern Arizona University


Associate in Arts, May 2012

Mesa Community College


Associate in General Studies, May 2012

Mesa Community College


Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
BIO 181General Biology I
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ASB 102Culture in a Globalizing World