Professor Constable has been a Pitt faculty member since 1993. She is a faculty member in anthropology with geographic specialization in Hong Kong, China, the Philippines and Indonesia. Her research focuses on cross-border marriages, Internet ethnography, the International Marriage Broker Regulation Act, and religion and labor protests among migrant workers.
Constable was Associate Dean of Graduate Studies and Research in the Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences, 2005-12, and was acting director of the Asian Studies Center in 2005.
She teaches a variety of graduate and undergraduate courses in cultural anthropology focusing on gender, anthropological and feminist theories, research methods and ethnographic writing.