Sociocultural & Linguistic Anthropology

Yale’s Ph.D. Program in sociocultural/linguistic anthropology offers training in a wide variety of topics and areas that intersect on the terrains of ethnography and contemporary social and cultural theory. In addition to offering a stand-alone Ph.D., faculty in this subfield collaborate with other sociocultural anthropologists at Yale to work with students in the Combined Ph.D. Programs in Anthropology and the School of the Environment, Anthropology and African American Studies, and Anthropology and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, as well as the M.D./Ph.D. Program.


Resources and Common Connections:


Ethnography and Social Theory Colloquium Series

Yale Ethnography Hub

Qualitative Social Science Initiative

MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies

Center for the Study of Race, Indigeneity, and Transnational Migration

Program in Ethnicity, Race, and Migration

American Studies Program

Whitney Humanities Center

Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program

Department of African American Studies

Yale School of the Environment

Program in the History of Science and Medicine