The study of culture, biology, and society of humans and their nearest biological relatives, past and present.


Recent News

May 31, 2022

Doctoral candidate Ryan Goeckner recently received a Travel and Research Grant from the Center for Ethnic Studies.

Funding from this grant will support Ryan's continued dissertation…

May 31, 2022

Dr. Nick Kawa was recently featured in a video posted by the College of Arts and Sciences. 

In the video, Dr. Kawa discusses his interest in understanding how human cultures mediate how we…

May 10, 2022

Anthropology's first Commencement Event, celebrating all our graduating undergraduate and graduate students, was a resounding success!  We wish all our graduates success in their future endeavors…

May 6, 2022

Dual major (Medical Anthropology and Biology) Tabitha R. Willis won five student life leadership awards in April 2022. She was named 1 of the 20 Outstanding Seniors, 1 of 3 Spirit of Ohio State, …

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