Anthro 3001: Anthropology as a Major and a Career

This course is designed to help you transition from student to career. The best way to do that is to start now to identify career opportunities of interest, so that you have time to obtain the skills and experience that will help you achieve your goals. This course will


Spring 2018 Syllabus

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Assignments and due dates

  1. personal plan: due March 12 (intermediate deadlines on syllabus)
  2. resume: due April 2
  3. cover letter: due April 16
  4. group presentations: April 16 and 23
  5. peer review: due April 27

Guidance for Career Reports

General Resources

Career Resources

1. Field Schools and International Opportunities

  • U. of U. Department of Anthropology fieldschools
  • Other University of Utah international opportunities
  • Archaeology opportunities (national and international)
  • Primatology opportunities (national and international)

    2. Career Advice and Opportunities from Professional Associations

    3. News Articles about Anthropologists in the Workplace