Undergraduate Program in Anthropology

Undergraduate Program Office
380 MFAC – Ellicott Complex
Buffalo, NY 14261-0026

Phone: (716) 645-2415
Fax: (716) 645-3808

Director of Undergraduate Studies
Dr. Vasiliki Neofotistos

Undergraduate Program Coordinator
Beth Wallace

The undergraduate program in Anthropology offers a B.A. degree, as well as a minor. It includes the subfields of Archaeology, Cultural Anthropology, Physical Anthropology and a Pre-medical/Pre-dental Concentration. Students may specialize in one of these sub-disciplines. For more information, look here.


Congratulations to 2014 Award Winners in the Department of Anthropology!

Undergraduate student Alexander Heywood has been named a CAS Dean’s Outstanding Senior!

Undergraduate student Heather Maioli is the 2014 recipient of the Lucia Maria Houpt Award for Outstanding Senior in Anthropology!

Undergraduate student Emily Fiore is the 2014 recipient of the Klein Family Award for plans to attend medical school!

Undergraduate student Jonathan Hurley is the 2014 recipient of the Nathaniel Cantor Award for plans to pursue Social Work!

Undergraduate students Ashley Cercone and Laura Saitta are the 2014 recipients of the Marion Dickson Scholarship for Outstanding Junior in Anthropology!

Undergraduate students Courtney P. Ball and Jonathan M. Hurley are winners in the 2014 Student Poster Competition!

The 2014 Department Leadership Award winner is Alexander Heywood!


Two undergraduate students will be graduating with honors this Spring 2014:

* Alexander Heywood, who completed a project entitled, “Political music from the Depression: social experiences and anti-institutional messages of the 198 string band”

* Jonathan Hurley, who completed a project entitled, “Honor in North India”

Department of Anthropology | 380 MFAC-Ellicott Complex | Buffalo, NY 14261-0005
Phone: (716) 645-2414 | Fax: (716) 645-3808
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