Welcome to the Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology
Through its degree programs B.A. and M.A. Social and Cultural Anthropology, as well its further education Program M.A. Visual and Media Anthropology, the Institute offers students excellent university-level training grounded in current debates within the discipline and topics of contemporary global concern. On the following pages, you can learn more about the members of our faculty and their thematic and regional areas of interest and expertise, as well as the six research areas—Anthropology of Emotion, Medical Anthropology, Environmental Anthropology, Visual and Media Anthropology, the Disaster Research Unit and Anthropology of Religion—that represent the overarching research emphases of our institute.
INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS AT THE INSTITUTE OF SOCIAL AND CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOY
Opening up new perspectives
Coming from a relatively isolated community in Canada, I have always shared a fascination for other languages and cultures. After an academic journey of studying at various universities across Canada, I applied to the FU for a full-time position in
Social and Cultural Anthropology. The ...