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  • Becoming an Anthropologist

    • Jan 22, 2021

    Are you or someone you know considering a career in anthropology? We hope this information helps answer your questions about becoming an anthropologist.

  • Career Development Webinars

    • Jan 22, 2021

    Tips and tricks from anthropologists on how to advance your career in the private and academic sectors.

  • Where Anthropologists Work

    • Jan 22, 2021

    Today's anthropologists do not just work in exotic locations. Anthropologists can be found in a surprising array of fields and careers, not least of which being the mother of President Obama

  • I am AAA

    • Jan 22, 2021

    Celebrating our diverse community of anthropologists who represent 40 specialized sections that work as one to advance knowledge and solve human problems.

  • The Captivating and Curious Careers of Anthropology

    • Jan 22, 2021

    Discovering the bow of a ship underneath the World Trade Center, helping corporations understand how people's identities show up in technology or working in a think tank looking at social relationships in the workplace... it seems anthropology is everywhere these days.

  • This is Anthropology Podcast Series

    • Jan 22, 2021

    This five-part interview series was produced in collaboration with The Dirt Podcast.

  • Areas of Anthropological Study

    • Jan 22, 2021

    In response to a survey by the AAA's Committee on Practicing, Applied and Public Interest Anthropology, respondents provided the a wide array of responses to describe where they work.

  • Employment Opportunities for Undergraduate Anthropology Majors

    • Jan 22, 2021

    Anthropology graduates tend to find professional employment as educators, managers, doctors, and lawyers, similar to other liberal arts graduates...

  • Employment Opportunities for Anthropology Doctorate Holders

    • Jan 22, 2021

    In 2017, the unemployment rate of anthropology PhD graduates was only 2.5%...

  • Academic Jobs for Anthropologists Outside of Anthropology Departments

    • Jan 22, 2021

    To collect data on the job market for anthropologists, we turned to our online career portal...

  • Job Terms and Definitions

    • Jan 22, 2021

    Read here for a growing selection of job terms and definitions.

  • Anthropological Skills

    • Jan 22, 2021

    The skills developed through completing a degree in anthropology are useful for living and working in today’s world, which increasingly means interacting with people from many different cultural backgrounds and nations.

  • Postdoctoral Application Advice

    • Jan 22, 2021

    Obtain application advice and materials when applying for a postdoc position.

  • Financial and Network Support

    • Jan 22, 2021

    Access resources for financial and network support.