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. More information on careers in anthropology can be found at the American Anthropological Association.