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Celebrating Success: Highlights from UGA Anthropology

Victor Thompson

The University of Georgia's Department of Anthropology celebrates another year of outstanding contributions by both students and faculty. These efforts have enriched our understanding of the diverse cultures and histories that shape humanity. As faculty members continue to produce insightful works and garner recognition, students have likewise demonstrated their passion for cultural understanding through various projects and initiatives. Together, these accomplishments reflect the department's commitment to scholarly inquiry and the advancement of anthropological knowledge. In addition to celebrating these highlighted individuals, we invite you to explore the slideshow at the bottom of this page for a fuller picture of our vibrant community's dedication and success in the field of Anthropology. Congratulations to all on your remarkable achievements!

Dr. Victor ThompsonVictor Thompson

American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow





Rhiannon Schultz Rhiannon Shultz

2024 P.E.O. Scholar Award Recipient






Dr. Katie Foster

2024 Excellence in Research Award-Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences






Dr. Cydney SeigermanCydney Seigerman

2024 Engaged Scholarship Award






Asif Sandeelo Asif Sandeelo

American Institute of Pakistan Studies (AIPS) Junior Fellowship




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