Anthropology

GlobalWorks Internships: Social Sciences

The GlobalWorks International Internship Program, administered by the UO Global Studies Institute (GSI), offers internship opportunities in a wide variety of industry sectors in locations around the world. Internships opportunities are highly customizable and we guarantee placement in your preferred sector and location. Students earn UO credits as well as life-changing work experience in a different culture.

Internship placements include, but are not limited to, law, fashion, event planning, real estate, hospitality, government service, language translation, and many more!

GlobalWorks Internships: NGO + Non-Profit

The GlobalWorks International Internship Program, administered by the UO Global Studies Institute (GSI), offers internship opportunities in a wide variety of industry sectors in locations around the world. Internships opportunities are highly customizable and we guarantee placement in your preferred sector and location. Students earn UO credits as well as life-changing work experience in a different culture.

Anthropology in Barbados

In this six-week program, you will get an overview of the major subfields of anthropology, including working on an actual archaeological site in the Caribbean, conducting research on Barbados’ cultural heritage from an applied anthropology perspective, and studying local troops of vervet monkeys.

Archaeology in Palau

This program has been postponed.

Archaeology in Palau is focused on learning the fundamental skills for conducting archaeological surveys and excavations at different types of sites (e.g., villages, caves, burials) coupled with local community and government outreach and interaction. This five-week program in the islands of the Palauan archipelago will include working with locals, students, and staff from Palau to excavate and analyze archaeological remains that date back to some of the earliest stages of prehistoric settlement in Micronesia ca. 3000 years ago.

CIEE: Arts and Sciences in Cape Town

The Arts and Sciences program, established in 1998, allows you to pursue your own academic studies while providing first-hand knowledge of contemporary South African society. CIEE students are taught alongside University of Cape Town (UCT) undergraduates and are required to undertake a full program of courses, including all assignments and written examinations. You will also be strongly encouraged to take part in community service.

Food, Culture, and Sustainability in Italy

Experience Italian food and culture in the contexts of beautiful Siena and Tuscany. Italian cuisine has influenced food culture around the world and is viewed as a form of art by many. Participating in this program will allow you to gain a deeper understanding of complex food-related issues and develop new insights into the ways in which food mediates social, political, cultural, environmental, and economic processes. Study the renowned gastronomy while enjoying the picturesque surroundings.