University of California - Davis

Letters and Science

Anthropology

Address:

UC Davis, Economics Dept., One Shields Ave.

One Shields Ave

Davis, CA 95616

United States

Phone:

1-530-754-8858

Fax:

1-530-752-2444

Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.A.;, Ph.D.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The department offers graduate study in each of the sub disciplines of anthropology: archaeology, linguistic anthropology, biological anthropology, and social anthropology. Specialized training is available in evolution of primate and human behavior, behavioral ecology of non human primates, human evolution, hunter-gatherers, North American prehistory, language and gender, archaeological theory, non-alphabetic writing systems and literacy practices, identity politics, criticaltheory, culture/power/ideology, gender and society, political economy/ecology, urban . The Ph.D. program is designed to develop a distinguished level of attainment in a specific sub discipline, with emphasis on theory and research methods.

Accreditation:

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small Suburb

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999