Undergraduate Video Competition

See details here: Call for Entries for Undergrad Video Contest Make a video explaining either why anthropology is an important major or what you love about anthropology at the University of Florida, and you could win $50 and have your video shown on the department’s social media accounts. Videos should be less than two minutes […]

Congrats to Fulbright-Hays DDRA Awardees Netty Carey, Megan Cogburn, and Cady Gonzalez

  Congratulations to the three most recent recipients of Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad awards:   Netty Carey will be studying “Precarious Property on Ghana’s Eroding Coast.” Megan Cogburn’s study is entitled “Pushing Institutional Deliveries: An Ethnography of Childbirth Care in Rural Tanzania” Cady Gonzalez will investigate “Hospitality in International Development: The case of Coffee and Sanitation in […]

Your family can make your blood boil – literally! Grad Student Kia Fuller and UF Faculty publish article using a biocultural framework to investigate blood pressure variation in African Americans

African Americans have significantly higher rates of hypertension than other racial groups and suffer from more serious negative outcomes associated with the disease. We investigate the sociocultural and biological factors that influence hypertension in African Americans, a group that is underrepresented in research, in Tallahassee, FL. Novel integration of both genetic and social network data […]

2018 Department of Anthropology Research Award Winners Announced

Amaya-Burns Award Macarena Moraga   Doughty Research Award Amanda Brock Aja Cacan Oswaldo Medina-Ramirez Riley Ravary Nolan Ruark Sarah Staub   Fairbanks Award Jorge Garcia Nathan Lawres Ginessa Mahar   Goggin Award Daniel Barroca Randee Fladeboe Taylor Polvadore   Maples Award Janet Finlayson   Waggoner Grants-in-Aid Aaron Ellrich Jamie Fuller Simon Goldstone Brittany Mistretta Mohammed […]