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Former Anthropology Education Committee (AEC)

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Committee Charge


The AEC (Anthropology Education Committee) is charged with promoting the high quality, effective, and equitable teaching of anthropology at all levels as a means of increasing public understanding of anthropology.

Duration of Committee

Permanent committee.

Committee Reports to

The Executive Board.


The AEC will choose a focus for its work from among the following responsibilities:

Membership and Appointment

6 members, including the Chair.
3 year terms
Committee members are appointed by the AAA President in consultation with the Council on Anthropology & Education and the current Chair of the AEC.
President and President-elect serve ex-officio.
Chair is elected by the Committee from within the Committee.


Annual report to the Executive Board and the Long-Range Planning Committee.

Meetings and Schedule

One formal meeting, at the AAA Annual Meeting. Additional meetings may be scheduled depending on needs and funding.

Contact Information

2300 Clarendon Blvd., Suite 1301, Arlington, VA 22201, (o) 703/528-1902, ext 1160, (f) 703/528-3546.

Adopted by Executive Board: May 22, 2004
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