Professor of Anthropology Nancy Chen discusses how Chinese consumers navigate between food safety and security in an era of biotechnology. More»

Faculty Recruitment

The Department of Anthropology at the University of California, Santa Cruz, invites applications for a tenure-track position in socio-cultural anthropology and public policy at the level of assistant professor beginning July 1, 2017.


Anthropology Events

The Anthropology Department hosts a variety of events throughout the year which highlight aspects of the department and current issues in the field of anthropology, including Colloquia, Arch/Phys Lunch Talks, and Emerging Worlds Lecture Series.

Click the Events Calendar Link below for more information:
Events Calendar

Our Alumni

Chelsey Juarez, Ph.D. 2011, is featured in an article describing her contributions to the Wake County Sheriff's Office in North Carolina.  Dr. Juarez is currently an Assistant Professor at North Carolina State University.  Beyond her career in academia, Dr. Juarez volunteers her time and expertise in forensic anthropology to help law enforcement solve crimes.  

Read the full article.