Bukhchuluun Dashzeveg, a third year Ph.D student in Archaeology, was recently awarded Lewis and Clark Fund for Exploration and Field Research. His doctoral research focuses on the social dimensions of mortuary practices within early nomadic pastoral communities in the Gobi Desert of southeastern... Read more
PhD student Victoria Harries won the second place in in the inaugural Roger Barnett Public Health Video Challenge. Please click here to read more. Congratulations Victoria!
Congratulations to Souvanik Mullick, a fourth-year PhD student in
Sociocultural Anthropology, whose research on small-scale urban
transport and democratic politics in Delhi, India, has been awarded a
Dissertation Fieldwork Grant from the Wenner-Gren Foundation for
Anthropological Research, New... Read more
Professor Eduardo Fernandez-Duque in interviewed on the Yale MacMillan report on his research in monogamy in monkeys.
Professor Fernandez-Duque is a biological anthropologist with a general interest in understanding the evolution and maintenance of social systems. His main research interest is to... Read more
Professor Helen Siu is the co-editor of the newly released book Asia Inside Out: Itinerant People. To learn more about the book, please visit the website.
On February 28, Yale Global Health Studies Program and Yale Global Health Justice Partnership will co-host a visit by Princeton professor João Biehl. Professor Biehl’s talk explores grassroots mobilizations for the right-to-health and for state accountability in Brazil, against the backdrop... Read more
Professor Jessica Thompson has recently published an article in Current Anthropology. The article is also featured in Yale Daily News. The abstract and the link are below.
The habitual consumption of large-animal resources (e.g., similar sized or larger than the consumer) separates... Read more