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MA & PhD practicum

Master's and Doctoral Students and Candidates

The practicum is designed for current MA & PhD candidates as well as prospective PhD students looking for new fields of research or to enrich their current work. Students will customize their own practicum, including:

  • Weekly practicum workshop (4 credits) – methodology, ethics, data collection and ethnographic writing

  • Independent study and mentorship (4 credits)

  • Faculty lecture series and discussion (4 credits)

Our Faculty provide mentorship in diverse subfields: 

  • Gender Studies, Palestine Studies, Political and Economic Anthropology, Urban Studies

  • Global Health, Reproduction, Medical and Psychological Anthropology

  • Memory Studies, Holocaust and Genocide Studies, Human Rights

  • Ethnomusicology and Popular Culture, Material Culture



Application Details


One semester - $4000, Two semesters - $8000

Health care included


Original documentation of undergraduate diploma and transcript from accredited institution of higher education, transcripts (minimum 3.0 GPA), statement of interest (400 words), two recommendation letters, CV, English proficiency (TOEFL scores or native speaker)


The Ethnographic Practicum Director

Dr. Carol Kidron at ckidron@soc.haifa.ac.il