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Second Year PhD Program At-a-Glance

AUTUMN

Courses:

  • Both Tracks-ANTHRO 444 Colloquium
  • AR-
  • CS-ANTHRO 306 Research Methods

Funding:

  • Fellowship; or, Teaching Assistantship

Optional:

  • Submit the Department Request for Incidental funding on or by 15 June in the first year.
Milestones:
  • At least one Teaching Assistantship Assignment in any quarter

Requirements:

  • Attend the CTL Teaching Workshop on the Friday before the first day of Autumn quarter in the second year.
  • Attend the ANTHRO Teaching Workshop during the first week of Autumn quarter in the second year.
  • Complete Sexual Harrassment Training on or by the last day of the first week in Autumn quarter of the first year.
  • Review the Department Informed Agreement for Funding Support

Units:

  • Full time 11-18 (15 minimum); or, 10 units, only, if serving as a Teaching Assistant with assistantship/salary funding.
  • Suggested: at least one or more department review courses (usually ANTHRO 300-level), ANTHRO 444 and 445, and a
  • Methods course (usually ANTHRO 300-level) as required by track, and/or Area (Language) course.

Forms:

 

WINTER

Courses:

  • Both Tracks-ANTHRO 444 Colloquium

Funding:

  • Fellowship; or, Teachign Assistantship

Milestones:

  • Fulfill the Department Language Requirement on or by the first day of finals weekin Witner quarter of the second year.
  • Petition for Candidacy on or by the first day of finals week in Winter quarter of the second year.

Requirements:

  • Confirm the Qualifying Examination Committee Member Advisors for Area and Topic on or by the first day of finals week in Winter quarter of the second year.

Units:

  • Full time 11-18 (15 minimum); or, 10 units, only, if serving as a Teaching Assistant with assistantship/salary funding.
  • Suggested: at least one or more department review courses (usually ANTHRO 300-level), ANTHRO 444 and 445, and a
  • Methods course (usually ANTHRO 300-level) as required by track, and/or Area (Language) course

Forms:

 

SPRING

Courses:

  • All Tracks-ANTHRO 444 Colloquium
  • AR-
  • CS-ANTHRO 308 Proposal Writing

Funding:

  • Fellowship; or, Teaching Assistantship
Milestones:
Requirements:
  • Evidence of Proposal Writing Training on or by the last day of Spring quarter in the second year.
  • Evidence of Research Methods Training on or by the last day of Spring quarter in the second year.
  • Submit Graduate Report of Degree Progress and Research Proposal on or by 15 May in Spring quarter of the second year.
  • Request a Determination of Status for Non-medical Human Subjects Research Protocol; or, submit a Non-medical Human Subjects Protocol on or by 15 May in Spring quarter of the
  • Complete six or six department review courses by end spring quarter in the second year with a minimum letter grade of 'B+'
  • Complete a Field Check-out Meeting before departure from the Bay Area for the field with the Student Services Officer (usually on or by 15 June in Spring quarter of the second year).

Units:

  • Full time 11-18 (15 minimum); or, 10 units, only, if serving as a Teaching Assistant with assistantship/salary funding.
  • Suggested: at least one or more department review courses (usually ANTHRO 300-level), ANTHRO 444 and 445, a Methods course (usually ANTHRO 300-level) as required by track and a Proposal Writing course (usually ANTHRO 300-level) as required by track

Forms:

 

SUMMER

Courses:

  • Both Tracks ANTHRO 450 Research Apprenticeship

Funding:

  • Pre-doctoral Research Affiliateship

Milestones:

  • Receive Candidacy by end of Second year PhD

Requirements:

  • Submit a Report of Pre-dissertation research completion to Advisor on or by 15 September in Summer quarter of the second year.
  • Complete at least 50 units on or by the last day of Spring quarter in the Second year.

Units:

  • 10 units, only. Enroll in ANTHRO 450 Research Apprenticeship

Forms:

  • Department: Report of (Pre)dissertation Research Completion (email message format)