News from the Department of Anthropology

A real honor and pleasure to have listened to Pat Shipman’s talk on dingo domestication!! 😁😁. @ManoaAnthro

Nice to see so many in the biological anthropology class wearing purple on Moebius Syndrome Awareness Day!! 😊😊. @ManoaAnthro @MoebiusSyndrome

It is such a privilege to teach & learn from #MedAnthroHI students. May your journey lead us toward justice 🎓💐🙏🏼

Join us (in person) for the next @ManoaAnthro Colloquium by Professor Tēvita Ka‘ili, Thursday 8 Dec @ 3pm

Mānoa is hiring in history. Join us!

UH GEO Prof. Mostafanezhad (@GeogProfMary) is a visiting scholar @CSEASUCB this fall during her sabbatical, to conduct research on two projects: one on seasonal air pollution in northern Thailand & the other on China's Belt and Road Initiative and its impact in mainland SE Asia.

Have you applied for Luce Scholars Program 2023-2024? If you have not applied, you still have time to do so. The deadline for Luce Scholars Program will be in 4 days from now, October 15, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST.

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Job Opportunity: Assistant Professor of Asian Studies

We are hiring an Assistant Professor of Asian Studies who will contribute to the Asian International Affairs program, focus on Northeast Asia, Southeast Asia, or South Asia. For details please see

After a 2+ year delay, I finally made it to UC Berkeley to be a visiting scholar at the Center for Southeast Asia Studies! 🎈Stoked to be here for a bit and I look forward to connecting with friends and colleagues in the Bay Area! 🤙 @UCBerkeley @NelsonGraburn

This Hawai‘i #Archaeology Week, we're thrilled to announce the new #openaccess Journal of Polynesian Archaeology and Research, a joint venture of the Easter Island Foundation and @SocHawaiianArch

FINAL CALL to #igsc2023 abstract submission! Share your work TODAY!

The 22nd Annual International Graduate Student Conference is taking place in Honolulu, Hawai‘i, Feb. 16-18, 2023, with the theme "Recovery and Resilience in a Changing World."

The Center for Philippine Studies is organizing a webinar on "The Crisis of Martial Law" on Oct 5, 2022 from 4:00pm HST, featuring Josen Masangkay Diaz, Associate Professor, University of San Diego.

Register for the webinar here:

This year’s line up for the Ethnographic Methods seminar—students choose one book and attempt to work backward from the polished text to who did the research, how they did it, and what knowledge claims they can make as a result

My interview with Rosemary Lévy Zumwalt is Book Of The Day over at @NewBooksAnthro at the @NewBooksNetwork. Go check out our conversation about the first volume of her Boas biography!

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Podcast | Rosemary Lévy Zumwalt, "Franz Boas: The Emergence of the…

Subscribe for free. Rosemary Lévy Zumwalt, "Franz Boas: The Emergence of the Anthropologist" (U Nebraska Press, 2019)

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