The Department of Anthropology at Texas A&M has 26 full-time faculty members situated in four distinct programs: Archaeology, Biological Anthropology, Cultural Anthropology, and Nautical Archaeology. The department offers a B.A. degree and Minor at the undergraduate level, and MA and Ph.D. degrees at the graduate level. Currently, the department has approximately 200 undergraduate majors and 90 graduate students.
The Anthropology Department maintains an excellent curation facility. Information regarding the collections and accessibility to materials housed in it can be found here.
Previous issues of the Department Newsletter can be found here.
- Alumni Andy Laurence Featured on ABC for Forensic Pollen WorkRecent graduate Andy Laurence performed forensic pollen analysis, featured in the story below!
- Annie Melton Recognized as Nominee for Rhodes and Marshall Scholarship!Undergraduate Anthropology Student Nominated for Prestigious Scholarship
- Prominent Evolutionary Anthropologist Steve Churchill to Visit Anthropology DepartmentEvolutionary Anthropology, brown bag, public lecture
Like Human Civilization? Thank Our Evil Side Science 2.0 (2015-11-25)
We Used to Revere Turkeys, Not Eat Them Science (2015-11-25)
Why Does Culture Sometimes Evolve Via Sudden Bursts of Innovation? Conversation (2015-11-24)
Expert Roundtable: The Psychological Benefits of Our Thanksgiving Rituals Conversation (2015-11-24)