Dr. Bambi Chapin is a faculty member of the Sociology, Anthropology, and Health Administration & Policy Department at UMBC. She holds a Ph.D. in Anthropology from the University of California, San Diego (USCD). Her work on relationships and human development across cultures include:
2014: Childhood in a Sri Lankan Village: Shaping Hierarchy and Desire. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press.
2010: Kathleen Barlow and Bambi L. Chapin, eds. "Mothering as Everyday Practice". Ethos 38(4).