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


Recent News

November 15, 2021

In a recently published article in Conservation Biology, professor Mark Moritz, and colleagues explore the complications surrounding animal conservation in Africa. 

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October 5, 2021

Anthropology graduate student Kyle Riordan won the award for ‘Best Student Presentation’ at the 2021 Conference for the Society for Hawaiian Archaeology.  His presentation was “Decolonizing Guam’s…

September 16, 2021

Congratulations, doctoral candidate Tessa Cannon! 

Her presentation, titled "Gut microbiota shaped by diet and phylogeny in seven cercopithecids from Tai Forest, Ivory Coast," presented at…

September 14, 2021

Last month, the Department welcomed its newest graduate student, Sydney Hunter! 

Sydney earned a BA in Archaeology at Boston University and an MA in Archaeology at the University of…

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