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Chair & Associate Professor of Anthropology - Sociology

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Galesburg, IL 61401-4999



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4 (of the Many!) Ways Our Grads Find Success After Knox

Some are pursuing their education...

  • Nursing Student, University of Illinois in Chicago. Steffi Antony '17. Chicago, Illinois.
  • Student, Salem State University. Almira Karajic '17. Salem, Massachusetts.
  • Graduate Student in Pop Culture Studies, Edge Hill University. Michelle Secunda '16. Ormskirk, England.
  • Law Student, George Washington University. Yun R. Lin '15. St. Louis, Missouri.
  • Graduate Student in Social Work, University of Saint Francis. Amber N. Eisha '14.
  • Graduate Student in Cultural Anthropology, University of British Columbia. Eva S. Marley, '13.

Some work in service professions...

  • Peace Corps Volunteer, Paraguay, Caleb P. Thompson '14.
  • Direct Support Professional, Achievement Unlimited Central. Alice Nicholes '14. Galesburg, Illinois.
  • Program Manager, VitalTalk. Ashley Palar '06.
  • SHAPE NC Project Coordinator, The North Carolina Partnership for Children, Inc. Wren Davidsson '05.
  • Social Service Director, Marigold Health Care Center. Tessa J. Huffman '02. Galesburg, Illinois.

Some work in education...

  • Financial Aid Counselor, Saint Xavier University. Brittany Meeker '15. Chicago Ridge, Illinois.
  • Assistant Professor of Sociology, University of West Georgia. Emily McKendry-Smith '06.
  • Director Of Alumni Affairs, Rowe-Clark Math & Science Academy. Maria L. Luna '05. Chicago, Illinois.
  • Assistant Professor of Religious Studies, Iona College. Rachana Rao Umashankar '04.
  • Associate Professor of Anthropology, Augustana College. Carolyn Hough '98. Rock Island, Illinois.
  • Assistant Professor of Criminal Law, Minnesota State University. Geraldine M. Hendrix-Sloan '98. Moorhead, Minnesota.
  • Professor of Sociology & Director Graduate Studies, University of Delaware. Anne E. Bowler '80. Wilmington, Delaware.

And many have found success in other fields...

  • Firefighter. Madeline Troy '15. Naperville, Illinois.
  • Restaurant Care Specialist, Grubhub. Dushawn Dwayne Darling '14.
  • Freelance Photojournalist. Farah Ahed '07. Karachi, Pakistan.
  • Preservation Specialist, ASU Library. Suzy Morgan '06. Phoenix, Arizona.
  • Land Management Specialist, Travis County. Golden Wade Powell '06.
  • Public Affairs Specialist, SamTrans. Daniel S. Lieberman '05. Mateo, California.
  • Managing Editor, HAU: Journal of Ethnographic Theory. Sean Dowdy '05.
  • Director of Alumni Programs, Knox College. Carol Jo Brown '99. Galesburg, Illinois.
  • Colonel, Installation Commander, Joint Forces Training Base (CAARNG). Julian Bond '91.
  • Professor of Pediatrics, Bastyr University. Sheila Litwin Kingsbury '90. Seattle, Washington.
  • President, BCD, Blood Systems Inc. David Green '81.

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Top Employers of Anthropology/Sociology Alumni

  1. Knox College
  2. Chicago Public Schools
  3. Northwestern University
  4. Carl Sandburg College
  5. Field Museum of Natural History
  6. University of California


Anthropology & Sociology Alumni Working in Related Field

Top Job Titles of Anthropology/Sociology Alumni

  1. Business Owner
  2. Attorney
  3. Sales Associate
  4. Administrative Assistant
  5. Customer Service Representative
  6. Professor


Estimated Salary of Alumni with Anthropology & Sociology Degrees

Top Occupations of Anthropology/Sociology Alumni

  1. Postsecondary Teachers
  2. Chief Executives
  3. Personal Service Managers
  4. Operations Managers
  5. Marketing Managers
  6. Office Supervisors
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