Synthesizing scientific and humanistic concerns and methods, anthropology studies humanity in all its cultural, biological, linguistic, and historical diversity.
Life After Lawrence
Lawrentians can enjoy careers in...
Anthropology, archaeology, museum education, secondary and higher education, management/business, marketing, arts/media, research, medicine, community and global health, social work, law, development
Recent employers include...
CNN, Sitka National Historic Park, Epic, Center for American Archaeology, The Art Institute of Chicago, Southern Food and Beverage Museum, Americorps, Peace Corps, University of Notre Dame, University of Wyoming
Lawrentians can earn advanced degrees in...
City/urban planning, public and global health, global policy studies, law, divinity, forensic science, museum studies, social work, sociology
Recent schools include...
University of Chicago, Emory, U of Illinois, NYU, Washington, Yale, DePaul, Marquette, George Washington University
Components of the Major
- Cultural Anthropology
- Language and Culture
- World Prehistory
- Biological Anthropology
- History of Anthropological Ideas
- Quantitative Analysis in Anthropology
- Research Methods in Cultural Anthropology
- Research Questions in Anthropology
- Research Design in Anthropology
- Anthropology electives associated with the track you choose
The Chandler Senior Experience
Anthropology majors reflect upon and synthesize what they've learned by designing a research-focused project presented to the anthropology faculty and student majors during a formal symposium at the end of Winter Term.
Recent Senior Experiences include:
"Mozika Tsara Be!": Contemporary Music and Cultural Identity in Southeastern Madagascar
Understanding Female Coalitions Among Chimpanzees: An Agent-Based Modeling Approach
Syrian Refugee Education in Turkey: Exploring a 'Dual Imaginary'
Invisible Lives, Invisible Deaths: Political Mourning in the LGBTQ Community
A Critical Approach to Health Discourse in the Ecuadorian Amazon
Structural Violence and Obesity: Exploring the Political Economy of Overnutrition in Botswana