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From Anthropology Student to Career in Anthropology

Students, get your hands on this new product AAA Career Toolkit with book The Anthropology Graduate’s Guide: From Student to a Career

Applied anthropologists Carol Ellick and Joe Watkins, authors of The Anthropology Graduate’s Guide From Student to a Career (Left Coast Press), will present a set of practical steps to assist you through the transition from your career as a student into a career in a wide range of professions that an anthropology degree can be used. The stories, scenarios, and activities presented in this book are intended to inform you how to plan for the transition from student into a career, write your letter of introduction, construct your resume, and learn how to best present your knowledge, skills, and abilities to prospective employers. Ellick and Watkins’ approach helps you create a portfolio that you will use time and time again as you build your career.

The AAA Career Toolkit includes:
Professional Portfolio File Folder
The Anthropology Graduate’s Guide: From Student to a Career by Carol Ellick and Joe Watkins (Left Coast Press)
Career Journal
This toolkit is available for purchase via the AAA online store at a discounted member price of $25.00. Get yours today!

Carol Ellick and Joe Watkins will be hosting a career workshop at the AAA Annual Meeting to discuss their book and the toolkit. The workshop, Anthropology Graduates: From Student to Career, will be held on Saturday, November 17 from 10am – 12pm. Registration is required. The workshop is free of charge.

2 Responses

  1. Great effort from the authors, especially the free-of-charge workshop at the conference. However, it’s sad that for the majority of anthro students this is what mentorship looks like these days: a market product!

  2. […] From Anthropology Student to Career in Anthropology […]

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