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2018 Department of Anthropology Research Award Winners Announced

Published: May 16th, 2018

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  … Read More

Michala Stock presented Forensic Anthropology Student Paper Award

Published: Feb 26th, 2018

Congratulations to Michala Stock who won the 2017 J. Lawrence Angel Award, a Forensic Anthropology Student Paper Award, for her paper titled Growth and Development of Secondary Sex Characteristics in the Human Skull. Michala… Read More

Alumni Feature: Dr. Ruth Thompson-Miller

Published: Jul 15th, 2017

Dr. Ruth Thompson-Miller has had a productive career in academia, winning many awards and honors, while publishing and presenting her work in many forums. She received her Bachelor’s degree from the… Read More

Past Achievements: Alumni of 2010s

Published: May 30th, 2017

2010s Ashley Sharpe (PhD ’16) has accepted a position at STRI, the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute [posted 2016] Ellen Lofaro (PhD ’16) has accepted a position at the University of… Read More

Past Achievements: Alumni of 2000s

Published: May 30th, 2017

2000s Heather McIlvaine-Newsad (PhD ’00) is Assistant Professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Western Illinois University. [posted 2004] Amanda Stronza (PhD ’00) is Assistant Professor with the… Read More

Past Achievements: Alumni of 1990s

Published: May 30th, 2017

1990s Kate Hoffman (PhD ’90) is Vice-President of Janus Research, Inc., a historic preservation and archaeology consulting firm based in St. Petersburg. [posted 2005] Elizabeth Higgs (PhD ’90) is Assistant… Read More

Past Achievements: Alumni of 1980s

Published: May 30th, 2017

1980s Nicholas Honerkamp (PhD ’80) is Chair of the Anthropology Department at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. [posted 2005] Richard Pace (MA ’83, PhD ’87) is Assistant Professor at… Read More

Past Achievements: Alumni of 1970s

Published: May 30th, 2017

1970s Dr. Barbara Purdy, UF Professor Emerita (PhD ’71), was profiled in the May 2005 issue of The SAA Archaeological Record . [posted 2005] Richard W. Sapp (PhD 1976) is… Read More

2015-2016 Faculty Achievements

Published: May 30th, 2017

  Dr. Kathy Deagan, Professor Emerita FLMNH, was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. https://www.amacad.org/content/members/newFellows.aspx?s=a Connie Mulligan was elected as VP/President-elect of the American Association of Anthropological Genetics… Read More

2012-2015 Undergraduate Student Achievements

Published: May 30th, 2017

University Scholars 2014-2015 Anthony Boucher Research Project: “Power and Wealth: Axe-shaped Iron Ingots in Viking-age Europe” Mentor: Dr. Florin Curta Austin Jacobs Research Project: “Uncovering Remnants of Western Civilization through… Read More

2015-2016 Undergraduate Student Accomplishments

Published: May 30th, 2017

Undergraduate anthropology students may be selected to the University Scholars program, in which they work with a faculty mentor on a research project. Their work is then presented at the… Read More

2015-2016 Graduate Student Awards and Achievements

Published: May 30th, 2017

Funding Awards 2015-2016 Myrian Barboza was selected as the recipient of a Ruth McQuown Scholarship Supplementary Award for a graduate student at the University of Florida Michelle Eusebio and Alissa Jordan have been… Read More