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Academic Information: -  [Back to Top]

Career Information  -  [Back to Top]

Possible Job Titles  -  [Back to Top]

Typical Places of Employment  -  [Back to Top]

  • Colleges and universities
  • Museums
  • Consulting firms
  • Public and private research organizations
    [Philadelphia Geriatric Center, Yerkes Primate Research Center]
  • Government Agencies (Census Bureau, AID)
  • Corporations [IBM]
  • Businesses (domestic as well as international trade)(RJR, Nabisco)
  • Non-profit agencies (Ford Foundation
  • Hospitals
  • University- affiliated medical centers
  • Research Design Labs
  • Botanical Gardens
  • Historical societies
  • Libraries
  • Tennessee Valley Authority


Required Skills and Abilities

Project Development

  • Planning long-term projects
  • Recruiting/coordinating research projects
  • Writing grant proposals
  • Evaluating
  • Maintaining records
  • Developing project designs

Interpersonal

  • Ability to work well with all people
  • Demonstrates an openness to differences in culture, beliefs and language
  • Insight into social issues
  • Interviewing
  • Understanding group dynamics
  • Observing human interactions
  • Working in another culture
  • Surveying and sampling
  • Identifying value systems
  • Recognizing cultural differences/similarities

Research/Analysis

  • Gathering and organizing data
  • Careful record-keeping and analytical skills
  • Deriving knowledge from artifacts
  • Applying non-intrusive methods
  • Computer modeling
  • Reaching new conclusions through comparative study
  • Utilizing statistical applications
  • Examining data or artifacts
  • Conducting field studies

Communication

  • Summarizing results
  • Writing clearly
  • Presenting/defending a position
  • Communicating across cultures/languages
  • Understanding language development

Alumni Resources  -  [Back to Top]

(Listed below are examples of SU Alumni and their Jobs in this major-For more alumni resources, go to our Mentor Network)

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