Dr. Kerri Lesh currently teaches for the Department of Anthropology as well as the Center for Basque Studies at the University of Nevada, Reno. Her areas of specialization are Basque and indigenous language and culture, gastronomy, and culinary tourism. Dr. Lesh also holds a certificate from the Gender, Race, and Identity program at the University of Nevada, Reno, and is also a Certified Specialist of Wine (CSW), which both complement here areas of research.
M.A. University of Kansas, Education/Curriculum & Instruction (Spanish and ESOL)
Ph.D. University of Nevada, Reno; Basque Studies (Cultural & Linguistic Anthropology)