Field School Opportunities

Past Field School Opportunities


Faculty Curator Stacie King is offering the Oaxaca Anthropology Summer Program.

Dr. Jackson Njau offers a Geology and Paleoanthropology Field School in Tanzania. Applications are due March 15.

  • Six weeks summer field school at Olduvai Gorge in Tanzania. The course is open to IU students and students from any U.S. university. This field course emphasizes hands-on experience in geology, anthropology and archaeology. The course will take students to various archaeological, geological and wildlife sites and explore the relationship between the Earth’s systems, cultural landscapes and human evolution in natural environments. Student application is available online


Dr. Laura Scheiber will again offer students the opportunity to join her in Wyoming for a project entitled, Exploring Historical and Social Landscapes of the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem.

  • Indiana University will again be offering its cooperative program in archaeological field methods for summer 2014, in the beautiful Absaroka Mountain range of Wyoming. This field school is a holistic, field-based program in the social history and human ecology of the Northwestern High Plains and Middle Rocky Mountains with a special emphasis on the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem. If you like camping, hiking, and archaeology, this field school is for you!