The Department of Anthropology welcomes applications for the bursary in the MA in Anthropology and Material Culture. This Postgraduate Scholarship will support an incoming MA student commencing study in the Department of Anthropology from the beginning of the 2021/22 academic year. The scholarship is worth €2000.
Date: Tuesday, 04 May 2021
Maynooth anthropologist Pauline Garvey participates in ‘landmark study’ of the global smartphone in the project the Anthropology of Smartphones and Smart Ageing, led by University College London.
Date: Wednesday, 12 May 2021
A recent research project based on an anthropological exploration of age, smartphones and health examines how these separate threads are woven into a meaningful life in late middle age.
Date: Monday, 10 May 2021
Alumna's MU experience leads to new postgraduate scholarship opportunity
Date: Monday, 26 April 2021
MLitt Anthropology: Most of us are familiar with taught masters and doctoral (PhD) degrees but the masters of literature (MLitt) degree, which is offered for different subjects in various disciplines across different higher education institutions, often gets overlooked.
Date: Thursday, 11 March 2021
In response to the threat of the COVID-19 Coronavirus, the University is implementing reasonable and proportionate precautions in line with policy and advice from the HSE, DES and DFAT. Our priorities at this time are to minimise the chances of spread of the infection and to protect the health and welfare of our staff and students.
Date: Monday, 14 December 2020
Dr Ciarán Walsh gives his analysis on whether the creative model for the blockbuster Irish dance show was forged by a Kerry dance company
Date: Monday, 07 December 2020
The Anthropology Department is delighted to announce the student prizes for 2020-21
Date: Monday, 09 November 2020
The AARG Distinguished Service Award is given to a living anthropologist in recognition of her or his exceptionally meritorious contributions to the improvement of the health of people infected with or at risk of infection with HIV.
Date: Monday, 02 November 2020
Dr Jamie Saris writes an opinion piece for RTÉ Brainstorm on why a camp 1970s' gay disco anthem has become an unlikely hit at the US president's Make America Great Again rallies
Date: Monday, 19 October 2020