Joyce Marcus

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Robert L. Carneiro Distinguished Professor of Social Evolution, Anthropology: Director, Museum of Anthropological Archaeology; Curator, Latin American Archaeology, Museum of Anthropological Archaeology

4038 Museum of Anthropological Archaeology, 1109 Geddes Ave., Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1079

Office Location(s): 4038 Museums
Phone: 734.763.5164
joymar@umich.edu
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  • Affiliation(s)
    • Anthropology
  • Education
    • A.B., University of California-Berkeley, 1969
    • M.A., Harvard University, 1971
    • Ph.D., Harvard University, 1974
  • Awards
    • 2005–2007, Chair of Anthropology, National Academy of Sciences
    • 1997, American Academy of Arts and Sciences
    • 1997, National Academy of Sciences
    • 1995, LSA Excellence in Research Award
  • Research Areas of Interest
    • Village life and household archaeology
    • ritual and religion
    • chiefly societies
    • origins of writing and origins of the state
    • hierarchy and complexity in imperial expansion
    •  Mesoamerica, the Andes
  • Selected Publications:
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