During the 2015 AAA meetings in Denver, NAPA interviewed seven practitioner anthropologists in a “walk up” basis. The intent was to gain a random assortment of perspectives on how anthropologists got their jobs after graduation, what the key factors in finding employment were, and how their educations prepared them for the workplace.

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Tony Chavarria, BA
Curator of Ethnology
Museum of Indian Arts & Culture Laboratory of Anthropology
State of New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs
File size: 550 MB
Running time: 8″
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Carol Ellick, MA
Owner
ACE Consulting
File size: 678 MB
Running time: 10″
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Mary Odell Butler, PhD
Senior Research Analyst
Westat
File size: 667 MB
Running time: 10″
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Terry Redding MA
Independent Consultant
Washington, DC
File size: 740MB
Running time: 11″
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Tanya Rodriguez, PhD
Senior Cultural Anthropologist
Hormel Foods
File size: 580MB
Running time: 8.5″
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Susan Tratner, PhD
Associate Professor
SUNY Empire State College
File size: 554MB
Running time: 8″
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Joe Watkins, PhD
Owner
ACE Consulting
File size: 692 Mb
Running time: 10″
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