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Welcome to Department of Anthropology

The Anthropology program at SF State prepares students for success in graduate programs as well as for leadership positions in the nonprofit sector, the private sector and government. Our graduates have gone on to become teachers, researchers, film producers, policy advocates, attorneys, museum professionals and university professors. Courses at the B.A. and M.A. level provide opportunities to engage real-world problems and develop real-world skills.


News & Announcements

Black Lives Matter

The Department of Anthropology supports the Black Lives Matter movement and the uprisings triggered by the murders of Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and George Floyd.

Anthropology M.A. Alum Won the MacArthur!!!

Mary L. Gray, Anthropologist and Media Scholar, Class of 2020, just won the MacArthur Fellowship.

Anthropology's Jeffrey Schonberg Shares Insight in story, "DEBUNKED: Intersections Of Addiction, Homelessness And The COVID-19 Pandemic"

“The fact that the current opiate epidemic isn’t being addressed with the same type of force of any type of epidemic that is killing a particular group of people in of itself sort of speaks to form



Careers in Anthropology Speaker Series Begins

Friday, October 2, 2020 - 5:00pm
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Fieldwork in the time of COVID-19

Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 4:30pm

Join Us For a Screening of Ghost Tape #10

Friday, September 18, 2020 - 1:00pm