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.
Previous issues of the Department Newsletter can be found here.
- Texas A&M 6th Annual Anthropology Department Conference Approaching!Check out this fantastic flyer detailing the event!
- Dr. Vaughn Bryant's Research feature on CNN show Inside ManDr. Bryant's research on honey was feature this last week on television! The episode he was feature on was entitled "Honey Bee-ware"
- Jim Jobling's work featured on CNN's websiteCheck out this article discussing the conservation of material from the Confederate ironclad, the CSS Georgia!
Ancient Bacteria Found in Hunter-Gatherer Guts Science (2015-03-25)
Richard III: We Are Definitely Burying the Right Body, Say Archaeologists Telegraph (2015-03-25)
The Challenges for Anthropologists When They're the Expert in the Courtroom ScienceDaily (2015-03-24)
Ice-Age Hunters Were In North America Earlier Than Believed Texas A&M University (2015-03-23)