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Evolutionary ANTHROPOLOGY EMPHASIS

The Department of Anthropology’s major with emphasis in Evolutionary Anthropology combines our core biological anthropology courses into a cohesive program designed to prepare majors for careers in the biological and evolutionary sciences, such as human evolutionary genetics, paleoanthropology, and anthropological demography. The emphasis is ideal for students desiring rigorous theoretical training combined with hands-on practical experience through our various labs and field programs.

 

CAREER OPTIONS FOR EVOLUTIONARY ANTHROPOLOGISTS

 A degree in Cultural Anthropology can lead to careers in many fields including:

Adademia

  • Professor
  • Research Faculty
  • Urban Planning
  • Museum Curation
  • Public Outreach

Environmental Science

  • Ecological Survey
  • Fundraising/Grant Writing
  • Research Administration

Non-profit

  • NGO Administration
  • Advocacy
  • Program Management
  • Public Lands Advocacy

Primatology

  • Field Research
  • Hominin Paleobiology
  • Biomedical Research
  • Zoology

 

Last Updated: 4/21/20