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On November 19, 2016 on the heels of the election of an administration that promised an extraordinarily divisive approach to a number of issue of concern to us: among them, migration, race, gender, health, climate change, environmental protection, respect for science, and poverty, the Board of the Society for Applied Anthropology published the SfAA Statement on Diversity and Respect, which can be found at the bottom of this posting.
Following on this statement we had…Continue
Posted by SfAAadmin on February 15, 2017 at 9:00am
Posted by Rich Hutchings on February 6, 2017 at 3:36pm
Trump Exposes Hypocrisy of American Archaeology
Posted by Rich Hutchings on January 23, 2017 at 5:25am
ContinueThe American Anthropological Association invites you to celebrate Anthropology Day on Thursday, February 16, 2017! We hope that you will join us for a celebration of the field and help us to share the work of anthropologists with your communities.Anthropology Day began in 2015 as a way to encourage anthropologists to share and celebrate the discipline with the world around them. Since then,…
Posted by Trish Colvin on January 17, 2017 at 12:20pm
The National Park Service (NPS) – Southeast Region is seeking applicants for the Cultural Anthropologist position. The Vacancy Announcement is open to all U.S. Citizens (DEU) and current Federal Employees (Merit Promotion) and closes on January 16. (Applicants should be certain that they apply through the correct vacancy announcement for their status.) The position will be located in the NPS-Division of Cultural Resources, Partnerships, and Science located in Atlanta, Georgia.
Posted by Jennifer Talken-Spaulding on January 13, 2017 at 6:12pm
Call for PapersSfAA 2017 March 27-April 1Santa Fe, New Mexico Organizers: Christine Kovic (University Houston, Clear Lake) andKatherine McCaffrey (Montclair State University) Anthropologists who…Continue
Started by Katherine McCaffrey in SfAA 2017 Annual Meeting Discussions Sep 22, 2016.
If you’re interested in submitting an abstract for this panel for the Society for Applied Anthropology meetings (March 28-April 1, 2017 in Santa Fe, NM), please send a 250-word abstract to Nicole…Continue
Started by Nicole Peterson in SfAA 2017 Annual Meeting Discussions Aug 30, 2016.
The Critical Public Health Research Group in the San Francisco Bay Area is currently soliciting student abstracts for a symposium highlighting critical perspectives to pressing public health issues.…Continue
Started by Melissa Cope in SfAA 2017 Annual Meeting Discussions Aug 22, 2016.
Interventions with diabetes, now a pandemic, have accentuated diet, exercise and lowered obesity. Other issues associated with applied anthropology need be addressed, among them: food preparation…Continue
Started by Melissa Cope in SfAA 2017 Annual Meeting Discussions Aug 9, 2016.