Alumni connections are among the most enduring benefits of your UConn education. Your degree from the Department of Anthropology forever connects you with a powerful personal and professional network of fellow Huskies. Find out how to keep in touch with the department and stay connected to UConn Nation.

Meet Our Alumni

Gabriel Hrynick '15 Ph.D.

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of New Brunswick

Cynthia Frank '14 Ph.D.

Current Position: Clinical Research Nurse 3, Internal Medicine AIDS, Yale School of Medicine

Ruthanne Marcus '14 Ph.D.

Current Position: Associate Director, Clinical and Community Research, Yale University School of Medicine

Bayla Ostrach '14 Ph.D.

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine, Boston University

Ben Purzychi '12 Ph.D.

Current Position: Associate Professor, School of Culture and Society, Department of the Study of Religion, Aarhus University

John Shaver '12 Ph.D.

Current Position: Associate Professor, Religion Programme, University of Otago

Resources for Alumni

UConn Alumni Events

Whether you’re in Connecticut or across the globe, UConn provides a variety of opportunities to network and socialize with fellow Huskies. Browse events on the UConn Alumni calendar.

Give to the Department

By making a gift to the Department of Anthropology, you can help us support student success and innovation. You can direct your gift to an area that is most meaningful to you. Learn how to give to areas of priority in the department.

Contact the CLAS Office of Alumni Relations

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