AnthroJobs of the Week, 15 September 2021
AnthroJobs

AnthroJobs of the Week, 15 September 2021

Hello Readers, they’re back! They have a couple of interesting positions at Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation and San Jose State University. Check them out! The Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation is a private grant-making foundation based in Omaha, Nebraska. With annual grant-making in excess of $500 million, it is one of the largest private donors supporting […]

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

New NAPA Best Practices Section!

NAPA’s best practices section for applied anthropology and related resources has been updated and extended by a group of experienced practitioners. Please have a look when you have a chance.

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Welcome To NAPA

NAPA promotes human-centered work applied to practical problems by linking a network of professional anthropologists working across employment sectors.  We support all anthropologists in bringing real solutions to communities, organizations, and policymakers, by offering advocacy, information, networks, mentoring, and continuing education.

 

AnthroJobs Of The Week

AnthroJobs of the Week, 15 September 2021

Hello Readers, they’re back! They have a couple of interesting positions at Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation and San Jose State University. Check them out! The Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation is

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November 19, 2020

Imagine not knowing where your next meal will come from, or not being able to feed your child a healthy breakfast before sending them off to school, or not being able to satisfy your growling stomach before a midterm exam. For 600,000 food insecure individuals in the Tampa Bay, Florida, area, these are real issues that they must tackle in their everyday lives.

The US Department of Agriculture refers to food insecurity as the lack of reliable access to enough nutritionally adequate food for an active, healthy life for all household members. People who suffer from hunger are diverse, often from hardworking families, and include children, teenagers, senior citizens, veterans, and even college students.

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National Association for the Practice of Anthropology (NAPA)
National Association for the Practice of Anthropology (NAPA)

Read about a group of anthropologists who are working with communities: “By using the methods and theories of social science, which are too often glossed over or taken for granted, our teams were able to offer critical insights into local beliefs and community dynamics that complemented findings from other disciplines, including public health, and provided the basis for specific, locally appropriate interventions.”