PhD in Anthropology

PhD students in the Department of Anthropology design and implement individualized problem-oriented anthropological research under the guidance of our world-class faculty. A PhD in Anthropology involves coursework, a lengthy period of field and/or laboratory research, and a dissertation. Anthropology PhD degree-holders find employment in higher education, government, non-profit and private sector research, outreach, and policymaking.


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