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.
Stella is a graduate student at the University of West Florida studying biological anthropology. She is interested in human osteology, bioarchaeology, forensics, infectious diseases, and historical cemeteries.
My research is focused in Pleistocene sites of the Western Hemisphere (the Americas). I investigate archaeology sites which are older than 12,000 years before present in both North and South America. I am a graduate student at Binghamton University in New York State and a member of the Early Humans
I curate the Anthropology Collections at Cornell University. I'm interested in visual & material culture, museums & collecting, & cultural interactions like colonialism and tourism. I've written extensively on the Powhatan Indians of Virginia & on the history of anthropology, & also on Puerto Rico.
I am currently in graduate school studying anthropology. I am interested in underwater archaeology and the effects that the environment has on submerged sites
I am an archaeologist interested in understanding the evolution of culture. I work with other archaeologists and anthropologists, as well as evolutionary biologists, physicists, and mathematicians to develop models for understanding evolutionary dynamics in complex adaptive systems, like culture.
Two different fields, both in North Africa and the Middle East: Ecological anthropology, on Sahara oasis ecosystems and the relationship of local societies to their environment. Urban anthropology, mainly on Cairo (Egypt), on the uses and evolutions of public spaces and gardens +Sound anthropology.