Abstract: The Malian Lakes Region of West Africa has long been overlooked in favour of better known basins of the Niger River. New archaeological survey of this region, however, shows a history far more complex than had previously been thought, with settlement mounds and multiple phases of... Read more
Genetic analyses are well suited to address many research questions in the study of wild populations, yet species of interest often have distributions that are geographically distant from molecular laboratories, necessitating potentially lengthy transport of biological specimens.... Read more
Congratulations to Dr. Karine Gagné, Banting Fellow and Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Anthropology, Yale University who is completing her two years at Yale and returning Canada, her home, to take up a position as Assistant Professor of Sociology and Anthropology at the University of Guelph... Read more
Join us for prospectus presentations from students Elizabeth Berk, Myles Lennon, Meredith McLaughlin, and Emily Nguyen. This workshop will be held on May 2nd, 2017, 9:30am-1:30pm. Lunch will be served at 11:30am.
Congratulations to Myles Lennon, a third-year student in the combined PhD program in Anthropology and Forestry & Environmental Studies, who has received an Individual Research Grant from the Wenner-Gren Foundation to support his dissertation field work on a project entitled “Subjects of the Sun... Read more
Congratulations to Meredith McLaughlin, a third-year PhD student in sociocultural anthropology, who has received an International Dissertation Research Fellowship from the Social Science Research Council, New York, to support her dissertation field research in India for the project entitled “... Read more