Elizabeth K. Briody delivered her Malinowski Address in March 2021. She proposed the creation of the Commission to serve as a single voice on student preparation for a variety of workplace settings. She envisioned a cross-association, anthropology-wide Commission with members recruited from anthropology associations, diverse occupations, and all subfields.

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Volunteers, passionate about increasing anthropology’s relevance in the world, leaders from all U.S.-based anthropology professional organizations, representatives of all anthropology subfields.

LEADERS

Elizabeth Briody Headshot

Elizabeth K. Briody has been involved in cultural-change efforts for over 30 years – first at General Motors Research and later through her own consulting practice, Cultural Keys. She has led several careers’ initiatives including an analysis of AAA Mentoring programs (2014), 14 AAA career webinars (2020-21) and the careers video Anthropologists at Work: Careers Making a Difference (1992-93).


ELIZABETH BRIODY, Co-Founder
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Riall Nolan is a British-trained social anthropologist with an interest in cross-cultural learning, international development, and the application of anthropology to issues and opportunities outside of the academy. His career has focused on development work, internationalizing higher education, and the training of practitioners, and his research and publications reflect this.


RIALL NOLAN, Co-Founder

GROUP LEADERS

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RIALL NOLAN, Group 1 Lead
Kira Ballin Headshot
KIRA COLLINS, Group 2 Co-Lead
Claire Sigworth
CLAIRE SIGWORTH, Group 2 Co-Lead
Jennifer Studebaker Headshot
JENNIFER STUDEBAKER, Group 3 Lead
Jenell Paris Headshot
JENELL PARIS, Group 4 Co-Lead
Angela Ramer Headshot
ANGELA RAMER, Group 4 Co-Lead
Susan Squires Headshot
SUSAN SQUIRES, Group 4 Co-Lead
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ASTRID COUNTEE, Group 6 Lead
Nazia Hussain
NAZIA HUSSAIN, Group 7 Lead

PAST LEADERS

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ANDREW MARLEY
Patti Sunderland Headshot
PATTI SUNDERLAND
Robert Hahn Headshot
ROBERT HAHN
Gina Nunez Mchiri Headshot
GINA NUNEZ-MCHIRI
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APRIL STEELE

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