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.
- Dr. Michael Waters' research featured in National GeographicDr. Michael Waters' research at the Debra L. Friedkin site in Texas was featured in an article concerning the First Americans in the January 2015 edition of National Geographic. In the article, Waters also provides commentary on the Anzick and Hoyo Negro sites. See the full article online!
- Dr. Cemal Pulak's work featured in Huffington PostDr. Cemal Pulak's work on Byzantine Shipwrecks in Turkey was feautured in an online article in the Huffington Post on December 31st. Congratulations, Dr. Pulak! Read the full article here:
- Anthropology student work on display in the Stark Galleries (11/21-12/15)photographs from ANTH 636 can be seen until 12/15
Ancient Skull Adds New Insight to Story of Human Evolution New York Times (2015-01-28)
Local Mediation Committees Spread Democracy in Rwanda EurekAlert (2015-01-28)
1st Americans Used Spear-Throwers to Hunt Large Animals LiveScience (2015-01-28)
Ancient Human Jawbone Surfaces Off Coast of Taiwan Science (2015-01-27)