Anthropology, Sociology & Criminology

Through our teaching, research, and service we seek to foster vibrant communities characterized by inclusiveness, sustainability, and creative problem solving. We engage in the work needed to build a more just society.

The Department offers majors in AnthropologyCriminologySociology, and Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies, and offers minors in Anthropology, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender & Queer Studies, Sociology, and Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies. 

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Pam Spencer is Assistant to the Dean for the College of Liberal Arts at UMD

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