News & Announcements Archive


Words of Faith

Niloofar Haeri, professor of anthropology and chair of the Program in Islamic Studies, discussed her recent book, Say What Your Longing Heart Desires: Women, Prayer & Poetry in Iran, in the Spring 2021 issue of Arts & Sciences Magazine.


Palestine is Burning, an Emergency Debriefing

On Wednesday, May 19th, the Department of Anthropology sponsored a teach-in session on current conditions on the ground in Palestine and Israel, moderated by recent JHU anthropology PhD Arpan Roy, […]


Alliance for a Healthier World Grant

Assistant research professor Dr. Nicole Labruto is Principal Investigator for a new grant awarded by the Alliance for a Healthier World at Johns Hopkins University in the amount of $100,000. […]


Provost’s Postdoctoral Fellow Program

The department of anthropology encourages current and recent doctoral students to apply for the Provost’s Postdoctoral Fellow Program at Johns Hopkins University. These fellowships “seek to locate, promote, and nurture […]


Undergraduate Amanda Yuen awarded PURA for 2020-2021

We are proud to share that Amanda Yuen, an extraordinary undergraduate double majoring in Anthropology and International Studies, was awarded by the Hopkins Office for Undergraduate Research (HOUR) a PURA […]