Alexander Barker appointed to NAGPRA Review Committee

Congratulations to Alexander Wade Barker, member of the American Anthropological Association, who was recently awarded with an appointment of the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA) Review Committee. The seven-member NAGPRA Review Committee is an advisory body for the National NAGPRA Program, who is chosen by appointment by the Secretary of the Interior, … Continue reading Alexander Barker appointed to NAGPRA Review Committee

First Scientific Integrity Officer appointed in addition to new Scientific Integrity Policy

The Secretary of Interior, Ken Salazar unveiled a new policy to maintain the integrity of scientific and scholarly activities used in the Department of Interior’s decision making. The policy follows on the Memorandum to the Heads of Departments and Agencies on Scientific Integrity made last December on the issue. “Because robust, high quality science and … Continue reading First Scientific Integrity Officer appointed in addition to new Scientific Integrity Policy