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Indiana Jones: Myth, Reality and 21st Century Archaeology

Indiana Jones: Myth, Reality and 21st Century Archaeology

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June 27th 2012:40 Years of Indigenous and Native Affairs in Archaeology

Dr. Schuldenrein is joined by Dr. Joe Watkins, one of the foremost voices and leading advocates for indigenous and native affairs and involvement in American archaeology. Dr Watkins, a member of the Choctaw tribe of Oklahoma, reflects on the beginning of his career and his personal development as one of the only Native American Ph.D-holding archaeologists in the 1960s and 1970s. During his early days as an archaeologist, when native involvement in archaeology was in a very nascent form and there were no established career pathways for native archaeologists, Dr. Watkins carved out a career and

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Dr. Joe Watkins

Dr. Joe Watkins is an adjunct professor in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Maryland and the Supervisory Cultural Anthropologist, Chief of the Tribal Relations and American Cultures program, and the American Indian Liaison Officer of the National Park Service. He received his Ph.D from Southern Methodist University. Dr. Watkins was previously the Director of Native American Studies at the University of Oklahoma, past chair of the Committee on Ethics for the American Anthropological Association, past chairman of the Committee of Native American Issues for the RPA, member of the Indigenous Advisory Committee of the Fifth World Archaeological Congress and a member of the Wo
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