Partnerships & Opportunities

The GW Anthropology Department collaborates in teaching and research with numerous GW departments and programs, area universities, the Smithsonian Institution, and other organizations. Our location in Washington gives us unique opportunities for collaboration. The following offers a sampling of our teaching and research partnerships.


Colleagues at GW, including


Other GW opportunities:


Other Washington, DC Consortium schools:

GW, Smithsonian Expand Partnership

GW students and faculty now have unprecedented access to the world’s largest museum complex under a new memorandum of understanding between the University and the Smithsonian Institution. The agreement expanded relationships between the Smithsonian and GW’s departments of biology, anthropology and American studies.