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The UC Davis Anthropology Department is distinctive in our respect for multiple pathways through the discipline. We are organized into two Wings, a Sociocultural Wing including Linguistic Anthropology, and an Evolutionary Wing including Archaeology and Biological Anthropology.


You can find out about Majoring in Anthropology, Minoring,  Courses we are currently offering, and Advising.

Graduate Students:

If you are interested in joining one of our programs, you can look at our Requirements, meet Current Graduate Students, and Apply for Admission online.

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Faculty & Staff:

You can browse our Evolutionary Faculty, our Sociocultural Faculty, Staff, or search for specific persons (in the box in the upper left).


We have several positions available.

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Upcoming Events
Evolutionary Anthropology Colloquium: Dr. Damien Flas, FNRS-ULG Belgium Apr 28, 2014 04:10 PM - 05:00 PM — 273 SS&H (Basement Seminar Room)
Sociocultural Anthropology Colloquium: Dr. Smadar Lavie, UC Berkeley Apr 28, 2014 04:10 PM - 06:00 PM
Exit Seminar: Md Kamrul Hasan, Molecular Anthropology May 05, 2014 04:10 PM - 05:00 PM — 273 SS&H (Basement Seminar Room)
Evolutionary Anthropology Colloquium: Dr. Luke Premo, Washington State U. May 12, 2014 04:10 PM - 05:00 PM — 273 SS&H (Basement Seminar Room)
Exit Seminar: Ryan Schacht, Human Behavioral Ecology May 19, 2014 04:10 PM - 05:00 PM — 273 SS&H (Basement Seminar Room)
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Dept. of Anthropology

328 Young Hall
One Shields Ave.
University of California
Davis, Ca 95616-8522

Ph.  530-752-0745
Fax. 530-752-8885