The Department of Sociology and Anthropology provides degree programs and opportunities for research and internships that cultivate curiosity, reflection, open dialogue and critical thinking and prepare students for careers in a variety of fields.

Meet Our Alumni

Clio App puts Local History on a National Stage

App developed by UMKC history professor now includes immersive virtual tours

Meet the Dean: Tamara Falicov

Inaugural leader of School of Humanities and Social Sciences brings interdisciplinary scholarship, commitment to student success and to diversity

This Environmental Science Alumna is Committed to Fighting Climate Change

Amanda Pierce has dedicated her adult life to making more sustainable communities, on the ground and in the lab