Richard (Rick) Feinberg, Department of Anthropology

Richard (Rick) Feinberg, professor of anthropology on the Kent Campus, was elected Section Assembly Convener of the American Anthropological Association (AAA). The AAA is the world’s largest organization of anthropologists, with more than 11,000 members, and the Section Assembly is one of the AAA’s two governing bodies. As head of the Section Assembly, Feinberg also will be a member of the AAA’s executive committee.  The election is to a four-year term, including one year as convener-elect followed by three years as convener.