Margaret Conkey – Secretary of the Board

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Margaret Conkey supervises CoDA engagement programs and outreach activities. She provides sponsorship and promotes the Center’s activities in international contexts. Meg is Professor of Anthropology and President of the Society for American Archaeology. She has been an active researcher in the field of Paleolithic and prehistoric art ever since her graduate work. She earned her MA and PhD degrees in Anthropology from the University of Chicago. Since coming to Berkeley in 1987, she has received three awards for excellence in teaching, and an Educational Initiatives Award for the development of the Multimedia Authoring Center for Teaching in Anthropology (MACTiA), which she co-founded. She has served as Chair of the Anthropology Department, and has also filled numerous administrative positions on campus including 13 years as the Director of the Archaeological Research Facility.

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