Graduate Placement

Career Data

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Career outcomes data

Our Graduates


  • Ayuandini, Sherria (August 2017) Assistant Professor, University of Amsterdam 
  • Bolivar, Andrea (May 2018) LSA Collegiate Postdoctoral Fellow with the University of Michigan
  • Bullion, Elissa (May 2018) Volkswagen Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow, Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History in Jena, Germany
  • Henry, Edward (May 2018) Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, Colorado State University
  • Koenig, Crystal Riley (May 2018) Adjunct instructor in the Department of History, Sociology and Anthropology at Southern Utah University
  • Li, Yuqi (May 2018)
  • Onyeneho, Kosi (May 2018)
  • Qin, Zhen (August 2017) Assistant Professor, School of Culture and History, Henan University, Kaifeng, Henan, China
  • Robakis, Efstathia (May 2018)
  • Spivey-Faulkner, S. Maggie (May 2018) Postdoctoral Researcher, Harvard University 
  • Walsh Lang, Colleen (August 2017) Medical student, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
  • Wright, Arielle (May 2018)


  • Chiou, Kenneth (May 2017) Postdoctoral Researcher with the University of Washington
  • Epstein, Jennifer (August 2016)
  • Goldstein, Steven (May 2017) Postdoctoral Researcher, Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History, Germany
  • Kerker Oliver, Lana (May 2017)
  • McDonald, Monica (December 2016) Program Coordinator with the Association of Zoos and Aquariums Reproductive Management Center housed at the Saint Louis Zoo
  • Mueller, Natalie (May 2017) Postdoctoral Researcher, Integrated School of Plant Sciences at Cornell University 
  • Singer, Elyse (May 2017) Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of Oklahoma
  • Sobonya, Sarah (August 2016)
  • Storozum, Michael (May 2017) Research Fellow, Earth Observatory of Singapore
  • Strong, Adrienne (May 2017) Assistant Professor, University of Florida


  • Cagnato, Clarissa (May 2016) Postdoctoral Fellow. Archéologie des Amériques (UMR 8096), Université de Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne. Fyssen Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship. 
  • Choedup, Namgyal (August 2015)
  • Flachs, Andrew (May 2016) Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, Purdue University
  • Heipp, Jennifer (May 2016) Research Consultant at Gartner
  • Heller, Alison (August 2015) Assistant Professor at University of Maryland
  • Hodges, Rebecca (August 2015) High School World History Teacher, Lausanne Collegiate School, Memphis TN
  • Joganic, Jessica (May 2016) Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Bordeaux, France
  • Langlie, BrieAnna (May 2016) Assistant Professor, Anthropology, Binghamton University, NY
  • Marshack, Joshua (May 2016) Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, Dickinson College
  • Mixter, David (May 2016) Lecturer, Department of Anthropology, Washington University in St. Louis
  • Willman, John (May 2016) Postdoctoral Researcher (Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship) at Institut Català de Paleoecologia Humana i Evolució Social (IPHES), Tarragona, Spain.


  • Xu, Jing (August 2014) Postdoctoral Research Associate Early Childhood Cognition Lab, Psychology, Univ. of WA, Seattle
  • Batiashvili, Nino (August 2014)
  • Doumani, Paula (December 2014) Postdoctoral Fellow Washington University & Volkswagen Foundation, University of Kiel. Kiel, Germany
  • Orkin, Joseph (December 2014) Postdoctoral Scholar, Anthropology, University of Calgary, Canada
  • Ruthven, Jessica (December 2014) Postdoctoral Fellow, South Africa 
  • Fridberg, Diana (May 2015)
  • Rouse, Lynne (May 2015) Postdoctoral Fellow, Volkswagen Foundation, German Archaeological Institute, Germany
  • Stone, Abigail (May 2015) Instructional Asst. Professor, Illinois State University



  • Kudlu, Chithprabha (August 2013) Research Associate, Washington Univ. India
  • Sood, Anubha (August 2013) Research Associate, Washington Univ. Dallas, TX
  • Acuña, Mary Jane (December 2013) Director, El Tintal Archaeological Project Petén, Guatemala
  • Billingsley, Doc (May 2014) Visiting Professor Pomona College, Claremont, CA
  • Lacy, Sarah (May 2014) Assistant Professor, Anthropology University of Missouri, St. Louis, MO
  • Ocobock, Cara (May 2014) Assistant Professor, Biomedical Sciences Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI
  • Woldekiros, Helina (May 2014) Assistant Professor, Anthropology, Washington University, St. Louis MO



  • Grillo, Katherine (August 2012) Assistant Professor, Anthropology, University of Florida
  • Repice, Eric (August 2012) Artist, St. Louis, MO
  • Bridgeman, LeAndra (December 2012) County Service Coordinator, North East Community Action Corporation (NECAC) Hannibal, MO
  • Stone, Livia (December 2012)Assistant Professor, Anthropology Illinois State University, Bloomington/Normal, IL
  • Fourrier, Marc (May 2013) Project Director, Great Ape Conservation Jane Goodall Institute, Goma DRC
  • Ference, Meghan (May 2013) Assistant Professor, Anthropology, Brooklyn College, NYC
  • Maki, Julia (May 2013) Program Coordinator, Surgery Dept. Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis
  • Spengler, Robert (May 2013) Volkswagen Postdoctoral Fellow Humanities, German Archaeological Institute, Berlin, Germany and currently Paleoethnobotany Lab Director at the Max Planck Institute in Jena, Germany 
  • Watsa, Mrinalini (May 2013) Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Missouri St. Louis



  • Maley, Blaine (August 2011) Assistant Professor, Anatomy Marian University, Indianapolis, IN
  • Wistrand, Jennifer (August 2011) ACLS Public Fellow ACLS Public Fellow, Dept. of State/USAID
  • Capriles Flores, José (December 2011) Assistant Professor, Anthropology, Penn State, State College, PA
  • Hanselka, John Kevin (December 2011) Archaeologist, Env. Affairs Texas Dept. of Transportation
  • Jacobsen, Anna (December 2011) Visiting Adjunct Professor, Washington University in St. Louis, MO
  • Vandercone, Rajnish (December 2011) Research Scientist, Applied Sciences Rajarata Univ., Mihintale, Sri Lanka
  • Warrener, Anna (December 2011) Postdoctoral Fellow, Human Evol. Biology Harvard University, Boston, MA
  • Kendzior, Sarah (May 2012) Blog Owner, contributor to Al Jazeera St. Louis, MO
  • Shaffer, Christopher (May 2012) Assistant Professor, Anthropology Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI



  • Horton, Elizabeth Temple (August 2010) Research Station Archaeologist Toltec Mounds, Arkansas Archaeological Survey, Fayetteville, AR
  • Hejtmanek, Katherine R. (August 2010)Assistant Professor/Anthropology and Children Studies CUNY Brooklyn College
  • Larchanche, Stephanie (August 2010) Director of Research and Training Minkowska Center, University of Paris
  • Schilling, Timothy (December 2010) Archaeologist National Park Service, Lincoln, NE
  • Arbor, Tafline (December 2010) Assistant Professor, Anatomy Marian Univ. Indianapolis, IN
  • Gutierrez, Mercedes (May 2011) Lecturer, Anatomy and Embryology University of Minnesota, Medical School (Dept of Integrative Biology and Physiology)
  • Kelley, Elizabeth (May 2011) Lecturer, Anthropology, St. Louis Univ. St. Louis, MO



  • Adams, Catrina T. (August 2009) Education Director Missouri Botanical Gardens
  • Dunn, Rachel H. (August 2009) Assistant Professor, Anatomy Des Moines University, Des Moines, IA
  • Hildebrand, Vanessa Marie (December 2009) Assistant Professor, Anthropology Case Western Reserve University
  • Lee, Hyeon Jung (December 2009) Research Professor Ewha Women's University, Seoul Korea
  • Quincey, Jennifer A. (December 2009) Assistant Director Inst. Of Humanities Research, Arizona State Univ., Tempe, AZ
  • Isci, Baris (May 2010) Assistant Professor Mugla University, Mugla, Turkey
  • Weissbrod, Lior (May 2010)Research Associate, Zinman Institute of Archaeology University of Haifa



  • Cowgill, Libby W. (August 2008) Assistant Professor University of Missouri-Columbia
  • Louis, Bertin (August 2008) Assistant Professor University of Tennessee-Knoxville
  • Sahota, Puneet Kaur (August 2008) Chawla Resident Physician University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA



  • Cochrane, Laura L (August 2007) Associate Professor Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, MI
  • De Luycker, Anneke Marie (December 2007) Assistant Professor Smithsonian-Mason School of Conservation, Front Royal, VA
  • Laird, Kathleen Fenner (December 2007) Director of Research for Safety & Cross-Cultural Content, Shoreland Inc., Arlington, VA
  • Weghorst, Jennifer A (December 2007) Assistant Director of Undergraduate Biology Program University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
  • Bruno, Maria Christina (May 2008) Assistant Professor, Archaeology Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA
  • Carter, Benjamin P (May 2008) Assistant Professor Dept. of Anthropology and SociologyMuhlenberg College, Allentown, PA



  • Dale, Darla (May 2007) Retired
  • Dobson, Seth (August 2006) Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Dartmouth, NH
  • Glore, Angela (August 2006) Executive Director, First 5 Del Norte, Crescent City, CA
  • Muldoon, Kathleen (August 2006) Assistant Professor, Anatomy Midwestern University, Glendale, AZ



  • Curtis, Jennifer (August 2005) Postdoctoral Fellow Univ. of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Walshaw, Sarah (December 2005) Senior Lecturer Simon Fraser U.
  • Adams, Justin (May 2006) Senior Lecturer, Anatomy and Devel. Bio. & Deputy Director of the Centre for Human Anatomy Education Monash University, Victoria, Australia
  • Hansen-Speer, Karla (May 2006) Adjunct Professor and Lab Manager Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN



  • Barkin, Gareth Associate Professor, Anthropology Univ. of Puget Sound
  • Kaufman, Jason Associate Professor, Anatomy Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine, Midwestern University
  • Lewis-Harris, Jacquelyn (May 2005) Associate Professor, Dir., Center for Human Origin and Cultural Diversity U. Missouri, St. Louis
  • Shackelford, Laura (May 2005) Associate Professor, Anthropology University of Illinois--Champaign Urbana