Job Search Resources

Anthropologists bring unique and valuable skills to the workplace. Through cultural awareness, research, and communication skills, anthropologists have the knowledge to be successful in a wide range of careers. Communicating the value that your anthropological background brings to each position is essential as you search for a job.

Career Development

Whether you are a recent graduate or seasoned professional looking to change careers, heading into the job market can be intimidating. We’ve provided resources to help you prepare your job materials, communicate your anthropological skills in an interview, and find jobs that align with your passions.

To learn about more tips and tricks from anthropologists on how to advance your career in the private and academic sectors, watch the AAA Career Development webinar series.

Recommended reading for exploring anthropology careers

Interested in learning more about different careers for anthropology majors? Check out these readings!

Find and Post a Job

Anthropology Careers & Employment (ACE) is the official career site of the American Anthropological Association (AAA). The job board hosts positions and internships for various sectors that employ anthropologists.

ACE also provides career resource articles to help anthropologists stay up to date on how to advance their careers.

Explore opportunities through ACE

Job Market Research and Data