Anthropology is the study of humans.
Anthropologists want to know everything about our species, from its earliest origins to its complex present, and use every tool and question we can think of to understand our embodied, social nature.
Anthropology, like its object of study, is complicated and fascinating.
News and Events
2017 Anthropology Research Exposition
Friday, April 28th 3:00-5:00PM
Sixth Floor Flanner Hall
New Article in Anthropology News by Notre Dame PhD Students Amanda Cortez, Persephone D'Shaun, Maryam Rokhideh, and Mallika Sarma
A Resolution on Behalf of the American Anthropological Association in the Wake of the 2016 National Elections
Wins National Student Prize in Economic Anthropology!
Mariel Kennedy (ND'16), now working as a research analyst with Goldman Sachs, won the Society for Economic Anthropology's 2016 Harold K. Schneider Student Prize in Economic Anthropology.