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Opportunities for Anthropology Students
(last updated January 20th 2006)

Field Schools and Research Experiences
(Note for majors: For more opportunities check K-State Online Anthropology Advising)

The Open School of Ethnography and Anthropology
offers research opportunities in Mexico

Ethnographic Field School in the Andes

Archaeology Field Schools in 2006:
Koros (Hungary) Regional Archaeological Project
New Philadelphia project

English Field School
Archaeology of Rural Life in Ireland 1650-1850

Paleoanthropology Field School in South Africa
offered by Arizona State University's Institute of Human Origins

National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Undergraduates


Study Abroad Opportunities

Kansas State University Office of International Programs
a great place to start exploring your opportunities. Most arrangements for the following programs can be made through them.

MAUI-Utrecht exchange program
allows you to trade places with a student in one of several European countries

ISEP (International Student Exchange Program)
programs in Latin America, Asia, and Europe. See the membership directory on their website for more details on the possibilities.

Study Abroad in English
link to pdf file listing possibilities for study abroad in English

Faculty-led Study Abroad Programs
usually shorter than exchange programs and offered during Spring Break and Summer.

non-KSU study abroad programs:
Semester at Sea
Council on International Educational Exchange
Australearn -
study abroad in Australia or New Zealand
American Institute for Foreign Study
Institute for Study Abroad - Butler University

See the KSU Office of International Programs for many more opportunities than what you see listed here.


International Community Service, Teaching, and other Jobs

International Service Learning information from KSU Office of International Programs

Global Experiences
Several great opportunities including Internships, Volunteer Community Service, Teaching English, and more.

Idealist.org
Thousands of Volunteer Programs, Internships, and Jobs throughout the world

Global Routes
International Volunteer Work, Community Service, & Teaching Overseas

Cross-Cultural Solutions
"akin to a mini-stint with the Peace Corps" - New York Times

International Partnership for Service-Learning and Leadership
"Uniting study abroad and volunteer service"

InterExchange
Offers many ways to work abroad to pay for an extended stay

ProWorld Service Corps
offers 2-26 week cultural, service, and academic experiences in Latin America

World Teach / Harvard University
teach English or other subjects throughout the world

Search Engines and Portals
Planetedu.com
Volunteer International
StudyAbroad.com
GoAbroad.com
TransitionsAbroad.com


Internships

International Internships list from KSU Office of International Programs

Internship links (CES at KSU)

General Internships (Everett Internships)

Smithsonian Institution Internships

The Student Conservation Association internships

Graduate Internships at the Getty Museum

Museum-related News, Jobs, Internships, etc.

Summer Internship in Japanese Business

InternshipPrograms.com (Search Engine)


Jobs and other Possibilities for Graduates

Cultural Logic
Anthropological Consulting Firm

Scoville Peace Fellowship
work on issues of peace and security in Washington DC

Peace Corps

Americorps

Careers in Anthropology

Tech Gadget Anthropologists

Anthropologists on the Job

Anthropologists Go Native in the Corporate Village

Careers in Anthropology - with short videos of anthropologists at work

Escape Artist
interesting collection of opportunities to browse through

Teach for America
teach in low-income rural and urban communities throughout America and help to eliminate educational inequity

Career Information from the American Anthropological Association

More Career and Job Links