- Type: Major
- Location: USA
- Duration: 3 years
- Deadline: 11-12-2023
This is a crucial area to study given all the stresses on human society. Primate studies alone tell us so much about the biological underpinnings of human nature. We do research that feeds into decision-making in medicine, sociology, government and business.
The field also informs such debates as the biological validity of race or to what extent humans are innately violent.
We’re experts in skeletal remains, no matter how old they are. Biological anthropologists work with archaeologists and historians as well as with law enforcement agencies or the government as forensic scientists.