April 2015 News

April 29, 2015
“In this article, I examine producers’ interpretations of economic downturn in an Alaskan commercial fishery to shed light on how workers endure ongoing capitalist vicissitudes and how capitalism itself endures. I focus on Alaska’s salmon industry, which has weathered many ups and downs. In... Read more
April 29, 2015
We are excited to share that two of our graduate students, Andrew Womack and Daniela Wolin, are the recipients of Fulbright scholarships for their dissertation research.  From its inception, the Fulbright Program has fostered bilateral relationships in which citizens and governments of other... Read more
April 18, 2015
Hiring Organization:
Proyecto Primates - A. Di Fiore and E. Fernandez-Duque  Position Description: 
We are searching for a highly motivated and self-reliant field assistant to work on a comparative study of equatorial saki monkeys (Pithecia aequatorialis) and red titi monkeys (Callicebus discolor)... Read more
April 16, 2015
This ongoing media exhibit, housed at the Center for Science and Social Science Information, features faculty of the Yale Anthropology department and their research projects. Be sure to check it out anytime between now and October 2015!
April 16, 2015
These grants will support fieldwork Jessica will be conducting in Ecuador this summer. More information about the MacMillan Grant here. More information about the Tinker grant here.
April 14, 2015
Myles Lennon is a first-year student in the combined PhD program in Anthropology and Forestry & Environmental Studies. He was recently awarded a Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship. Administered by the National Research Council (NRC) on behalf of the Ford Foundation, the Predoctoral... Read more