Understanding humanity in context

From prehistoric humanity all the way to contemporary cultural diversity, anthropologists engage with a wide range of issues and phenomena that affect individual and public life.

Waterloo's Anthropology research and teaching expertise covers three major sub-fields of the discipline: socio-cultural anthropology, archaeological anthropology, and biological (physical) anthropology.

Winter 2017 Special Topics courses

ANTH 400 (001) Anthropology of Food

Tuesdays and Thursdays


HH 344

Dr. Adrienne Lo

ANTH 400 (002) Anthropology of Mental Health and Illness



DWE 3519

Dr. Mark S. Dolson​

Robert Park witnesses effects of climate change on archaeological sites

Rober Park doing research.
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