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.
- INA Involved in New Ancient Boat Discovery in EgyptTwo Nautical Archaeology Program Affiliates Assist in the Excavation Effort
- Anthropology Graduate Student Tim Campbell Recieves Leakey and NSF GrantAnthropology Graduate Student Tim Campbell Recieves Leakey and NSF Grant
- Anthropology Grad Student Tim Campbell Awarded L.T. Jordan FellowshipGraduate student in the Anthropology Department awarded competitive fellowship.
Our Hidden Neandertal DNA May Increase Risk of Allergies, Depression Science (2016-02-11)
A Parasite, Leopards, and a Primate’s Fear and Survival New York Times (2016-02-11)
'Lost' Roads of Ancient Rome Discovered with 3D Laser Scanners LiveScience (2016-02-11)
How Punitive, Omniscient Gods May Have Encouraged the Expansion of Human Society Conversation (2016-02-10)
The Sexual Misconduct Case That Has Rocked Anthropology Science (2016-02-09)