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The Department of Anthropology at Hofstra University provides students with a broad-based education in human culture, diversity, and civilization.

In the Classroom

Our Programs

The Department of Anthropology offers majors and minors for students interested in Anthropology, including an interdisciplinary minor in Food Studies.

At Hofstra

The Student Experience

The department offers you the resources and opportunities you need to extend and enhance your education.

About the Department

As members of a discipline that studies what it means to be human from every angle, we are pleased to play an active role at Hofstra University not just in our major but also through our cross-cutting ties to other disciplines and campus-wide programs.

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Your Future

Career Potential

The Department of Anthropology at Hofstra University prepares its graduates for success in academic, corporate, government, and nonprofit jobs.

Contact the Department

Department Chair

Timothy Daniels
Davison 200A

Our Office

Cathy Jenkins
Room 205 Davison Hall