Research, evaluate, and establish public policy concerning the origins of humans; their physical, social, linguistic, and cultural development; and their behavior, as well as the cultures, organizations, and institutions they have created.

Key Competencies * Analytical Thinking * Integrity * Persistence * Attention to Detail * Initiative * Adaptability/Flexibility * Achievement/Effort * Dependability * Independence * Cooperation

Representative Tasks * Collect information and make judgments through observation, interviews, and review of documents. * Write about and present research findings for a variety of specialized and general audiences. * Teach and mentor undergraduate and graduate students in anthropology.


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Sample Job Titles American Indian Policy Specialist, Anthropologist, Applied Anthropologist, Applied Cultural Anthropologist, Egyptologist, Ethnologist, Evaluation Specialist, Forensic Anthropologist, Medical Anthropology Director, Physical Anthropologist, Political Anthropologist, Project Evaluator, Research Anthropologist, Research Associate, Research Director, Researcher, Scientist.