The Department of Anthropology at the University of Oklahoma has a vibrant research program that is focused in Native North America and Latin America. Our faculty research and teaching interests encompass archaeology, sociocultural anthropology, linguistic anthropology, and health and human biology (which integrates biological, molecular, and medical anthropology). Campus resources include the Laboratories of Molecular Anthropology and Microbiome Research, the Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History, the Oklahoma Archeological Survey, and the Western History Collection. The Department has research and teaching collaborations with a variety of other units including Native American Studies, Modern Languages/Linguistics, Women’s and Gender Studies, Biology and Microbiology, the Center for Social Justice, and the Center for Applied Social Research.
Graduate Students: Assistantships available. The Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History and the Oklahoma Archeological Survey regularly provide assistantships. Assistantships come with tuition waivers.
Oklahoma Archeological Survey, Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History, Laboratories of Molecular Anthropology and Microbiome Research, Oklahoma Public Archaeology Network (OKPAN)
Undergraduate classes only.