"Anthropology: exploring the human in all of us."
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Welcome to This is Anthropology. On this website, you can learn more about the discipline of anthropology, use our interactive map to learn about anthropology projects in different parts of the world, explore the skills and careers anthropologists have, and find out how you can become an anthropologist.

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Featured Biographies
Shah fahad Ul mulk

Shah fahad Ul mulk

i am an undegraduate majoring in anthropology for LUMS pakistan.

Carol Ellick

Carol Ellick

I am a archaeologist specializing in public outreach and education. My favorite work is creating materials for K-12 based on cultural history. My career has taken me places I've never dreamed, including Greece, New Zealand, Australia, and Japan.

Caitlyn  Carlson

Caitlyn Carlson

I just recently graduated with my bachelors in anthropology. I am working in an small but growing history museum as their up and coming education coordinator. I will eventually get my masters in museum education.

Elizabeth DiGangi

Elizabeth DiGangi

I am a biological anthropologist who studies the biology of the skeletal system. My work is two-fold: one focus is on the health of prehistoric populations, and a second focus is on forensic anthropology. I have worked with skeletal collections in Chile, Peru, Colombia, and North America.

Robert MacDonald

Robert MacDonald

I am an archaeological anthropologist employed as a partner with Archaeological Services Inc., a heritage consulting firm located in Toronto, Canada. I am also affiliated with the anthropology departments at the University of Waterloo and Trent University.

Beth Schill

Beth Schill

I majored in Cultural Anthropology and received my master's in International Development, focusing my studies on the socio-cultural impact of tourism in Tibet. I currently work in human capital management at a major consulting firm, and love how anthro helps me in understanding my clients needs.

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