As Anthropology Doctorates Increase in Number & Diversity, So Do Financial & Social Support Needs

The AAA receives daily requests from researchers, administrators, faculty, and students for information such as:  Number of degrees granted in a given year Average length of time to complete a degree in anthropology Degrees granted by gender and/or minority status Post-graduation employment rates To address these inquiries we often rely on our membership database, AnthroGuide, … Continue reading As Anthropology Doctorates Increase in Number & Diversity, So Do Financial & Social Support Needs

Department Enrollments Grow, But Also Lose Ground

Undergraduate enrollments in anthropology in the US grew between 2000 and 2010, but not as much as enrollments overall. Between 2000 and 2010, departments self-reported growth of anthropology undergraduate enrollments. Specifically, for the 222 departments that provided AnthroGuide data in both years, undergraduate enrollments grew by a total of 32% over the decade. In the … Continue reading Department Enrollments Grow, But Also Lose Ground

What’s the AnthroGuide All About?

What is an “AnthroGuide” anyway? At its core, the AnthroGuide is the premier directory of anthropological institutions and professionals, including universities, community colleges, government organizations, museums, companies, and non-profits. It cuts across all types of anthropology and offers something for every type of anthropologist: students, professors, practicing anthropologists, anyone you can think of. If you … Continue reading What’s the AnthroGuide All About?

Searching for a program? Looking for an expert?

The American Anthropological Association is delighted to announce its eAnthroGuide online, a directory of more than 800 academic departments; museums; government agencies; nonprofits, NGOs, and foundations; research and consulting firms. To promote study of the discipline, we offer a freely available program search in which students and faculty advisers may look up institutions by Country, State, … Continue reading Searching for a program? Looking for an expert?

Put Your Program on the Map

The American Anthropological Association (AAA) is offering a FREE copy of a prior year’s print AnthroGuide to international organizations who complete a new listing. What is AAA’s AnthroGuide? The AnthroGuide is the definitive resource to identify anthropologists with particular backgrounds and the only resource for students that aids them in selecting educational programs. Inclusion in … Continue reading Put Your Program on the Map