University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Department of Anthropology




Welcome | The Department of Anthropology | University of Illinois

As anthropologists, we explore the human condition across time and space. Whether through the study of unburied artifacts, the human genome, grammatical categories or religious ritual, our mission is a holistic enterprise facing a fragmented world.

  • Travel
    Travel
  • Analyzing Postwar Social Transitions
    Analyzing Postwar Social Transitions
  • Discover
    Discover
  • Commemorating African America Through Archaeology
    Commemorating African America Through Archaeology
  • Cultural Knowledge Embodied and Performed
    Cultural Knowledge Embodied and Performed
  • Dismantling Stereotypes with Dramatic Films
    Dismantling Stereotypes with Dramatic Films
  • Explicating Expressive Forms and Creative Performance
    Explicating Expressive Forms and Creative Performance
  • Exploring Geological Impacts on Human Dynamics
    Exploring Geological Impacts on Human Dynamics
  • Gaining Human Insights Through Primatology
    Gaining Human Insights Through Primatology
  • Investigating Cultural Change Over Time
    Investigating Cultural Change Over Time
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