"The Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Social Work prepares students to collaboratively think, write and problem-solve. We analyze today's critical problems and develop knowledge and innovative solutions for the future."
Co-directed by professors Elijah Gaddis and Keith Hébert, the project's award totals nearly $190,000.
Alyssa White '14 is receiving international attention for her research on a 3,000 year old shark attack victim.
Ambrosino is responsible for facilitating consultations with Native representatives regarding Auburn University’s collections, and for coordinating the repatriation of ancestral remains to descendant communities.
As a biological anthropologist, Kristrina Shuler, associate professor and director of the anthropology program at Auburn, focuses her research on bioarchaeology to explore the intersections of health and power relations of marginalized groups through time.