Department of Anthropology



Discover how anthropology comes alive through our faculty, staff and students. We are proud of our premiere undergraduate and graduate programs that engage students to actively understand the human condition and our primate relatives.

News

  • Micah Morton received the Association of College and University Educators (ACUE) credential in Effective College Instruction
  • Congratulations to Dr. Giovanni Bennardo who received a Wenner-Gren Foundation Grant to organize a Workshop titled "Cultural Model Theory: Shaping a New Anthropology
  • Current M.A. student Casey Farmer has a recent publication in the International Journal of Primatology called, "Whom Do Primate Names Honor? Rethinking Primate Eponyms" Congratulations Casey!
  • Current M.A. student Maire O'Malley published an article in Animal Cognition called, "How is Western Lowland Gorilla (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) Behavior and Physiology Impacted by 360° Visitor Viewing Access?"
  • Congratulations to Mark Schuller, Ph.D. for winning the 2021 Award for Excellence from the Haitian Studies Association.

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Department of Anthropology
Stevens Building Rm 190
815-753-0246
askAnthro@niu.edu

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