Research Groups

The Department of Anthropology supports several research groups.

Andean Archaeology: The joint PhD program at the University of Illinois at Chicago and the Field Museum offers a unique concentration of Andean researchers.  If you are interested in working in the Andes, please review our program, our professors and our students.

CAGIS: Archaeological Consulting Services

Spatial Analysis Laboratory

Anthropology and Global Health Joint Degree Program (we are not currently taking applications for this degree program)

South Asian Anthropology:  For PhD students, UIC’s sociocultural anthropology program has a very strong concentration of faculty who conduct their research on South Asia and South Asian diasporas. Our South Asian anthropology group represents a range of research on the subcontinent and we welcome inquiries and applications from graduate students interested in our areas of research. Please visit our program page to learn more about South Asian anthropology at UIC.