Curator of North American Anthropology and Applied Cultural Research Director, Environment, Culture and Conservation
Integrative Research Center
Alaka Wali is a curator of North American Anthropology in the Science and Education Division. She was the founding director of the Center for Cultural Understanding and Change from 1995- 2010. She currently curates the sizeable North American collection which includes a contemporary urban collection. She also works closely with colleagues in the Science Action Center.