The American Anthropological Association (AAA) is pleased to announce that its Executive Board has selected a new Executive Director, Dr. Edward Liebow. Dr. Liebow was selected after a search process that included broad outreach to national and international contacts and organizations. Dr. Liebow is an accomplished administrator and researcher. In addition, he has been very … Continue reading AAA Names New Executive Director
We hope you had a great time in San Francisco at the 111th Annual Meeting! See you next year. Chicago beckons…
Student Saturday was developed to encourage anthropology students to attend the AAA annual meetings and provide programming of particular interest to them. This event includes the annual Graduate School Fair in addition to special programs designed specifically for students joining us in San Francisco. Anthropology students may attend Student Saturday at the discounted rate of … Continue reading Celebrate Student Saturday!
Meet professional anthropologists and explore career options at the NAPA/AAA Careers Expo at the AAA Annual Meeting. The Careers Expo will be held on Friday, November 16 in the main exhibit hall, 11 am-4 pm. Talk with professional anthropologists working in government, for-profit and non-profit organizations. Archaeologists, medical anthropologists, cultural anthropologists. Careers in cultural resources, … Continue reading Thinking of a Career in Anthropology? Attend the NAPA/AAA Careers Expo
Today’s guest blog post is by AAA member Dr. Sabrina Nichelle Scott. Dr. Scott is a consumer anthropologist, and she is the Chair of the NAPA Workshops Committee. Did you know there is still time to register for workshops at the AAA Annual Meeting in San Francisco? There are twenty-five workshops sponsored by various sections of … Continue reading There is still time to register for workshops!
The AAA Executive Board has selected a new Executive Director, in light of the retirement of current Executive Director, Bill Davis. The new Executive Director will be announced tonight at the AAA Business Meeting. This meeting will be held in Room Continental 5 Ballroom level at 6:15pm.
This is a re-post from the blog of the Society for the Anthropology of Food and Nutrition by Rebecca Black. The folks at SAFN have such unique ideas on places to eat while at #AAA2012. Don’t forget to check out SAFN’s sessions and Rebecca know which eateries you’ve enjoyed most from her picks. While spending long … Continue reading More than just tacos: Lunch in the Mission #AAA 2012