Future Opportunities

The American Anthropological Association website lists the following career ideas:

  • Contract Archaeologist
  • Corporate Analyst
  • Corporate Anthropologist
  • Forensic Specialist
  • Government Analyst
  • High School Teacher
  • Medical Researcher
  • Museum Curator
  • Park Ranger
  • Peace Corps Worker
  • Social Worker
  • Translator
  • Ethnic and cultural organizations
  • Antique and collectibles shops
  • Environmental organizations

Anthropologists are employed in many other fields as well, even though their job descriptions may not mention it.