INFORMATION FOR MEMBERS OF THE UNIVERSITY REGARDING CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)
As a measure to contain the coronavirus (COVID-19), the first day of classes for the upcoming summer semester 2020 will be postponed until April 20, 2020. Please check the FU Berlin website regularly for updates and the current state of information.
Please be advised that the institute is closed for the public and all office hours are cancelled. We ask you, until further notice, to communicate only via E-Mail.
Welcome to the Instiute of Social and Cultural Anthropology
Through its degree programs B.A. and M.A. Social and Cultural 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 seven research areas—Anthropology of Emotion, Medical Anthropology, Environmental Anthropology, Visual and Media Anthropology, the Disaster Research Unit, Anthropology of Religion, and Political and Legal Anthropology—that represent the overarching research emphases of our institute.