Career Options in Sociology, Anthropology, and Women’s and Gender Studies

Be a “people person” of a whole different kind. If you enjoy delving into the complex issues surrounding race, gender, and class, then jobs relating to sociology, anthropology, and women's and gender studies could be a good fit for you. With more than 7 billion people in the world and counting, that gives you a lot to learn. Start with investigating some different positions and settings where you can apply your skills.

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Sample Jobs From Handshake

  • Social Researcher
  • Policy Analyst
  • Diversity Officer
  • Technical Research Assistant
  • Domestic Violence Advocate
  • Community Planner
  • Multicultural Account Executive
  • Race, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Professor

Professional Association Highlights

American Sociological Association
American Anthropological Association
National Women's Studies Association