Archaeological Institute of America
The Charlottesville Society

The Archaeological Institute of America (AIA) has been dedicated to the encouragement and support of archaeological research and publication and to the protection of the world's cultural heritage for more than a century. A non-profit cultural and educational organization chartered by the U.S. Congress, it is the oldest and largest archaeological organization in North America, with more than 11,000 members around the world.

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  • President: Prof. J. Dobbins
  • Vice-president: Prof. A. Dakouri-Hild
  • Student vice-president: Claire Weiss
  • Secretary: Prof. Tyler Jo Smith
  • Treasurer: Neil MacDougal


For Membership Information, please contact:
Prof. John J. Dobbins, Society President
University of Virginia
McIntire Department of Art
318 Fayerweather Hall
Charlottesville, VA 22904
(434) 924-6128


University of VirginiaSchool of Architecture