Anthropology

Consider how humans evolved, how we shape – and are shaped by – our culture. We promote a comparative, cross-cultural and cross-specific perspective to understand human beings. Our socio-cultural research streams are boundless with studies in subjects as diverse as militarization to sustainability.

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What is thesis-based study?

Pursue independent research guided by a supervisor who shares your research interests. If you want to advance your knowledge or expand your expertise in a specific field or research area, our thesis-based programs are for you.

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A supervisor is a faculty member who oversees your research and the development of your thesis.


Graduate program contacts

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Graduate Program Administrator

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Nikki Morgan
403.220.7131
anargrad@ucalgary.ca »

Graduate Program Director

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Dr. Sabrina Peric
403.220.6518
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