Undergraduate Degree & Course Catalog
2016-17

Anthropology - Overview

Department of Anthropology

Contact Information

College of Arts and Sciences
380 Millard Fillmore Academic Center
Ellicott Complex
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14261-0026

Phone: 716.645.2415
Fax: 716.645.3808
Web Address: www.buffalo.edu/cas/anthropology
Peter Biehl
Chair
pbiehl@buffalo.edu
Frederick Klaits
Director of Undergraduate Studies
fklaits@buffalo.edu

Overview

Anthropology combines the biological, historical, and social sciences in a unique study of humankind. It is the only discipline that examines and attempts to understand humankind as a whole. The undergraduate program includes the sub fields of archaeology, cultural anthropology, and physical anthropology. Students should specialize in one of these sub-disciplines.

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