Archaeologist Elsa Redmond Elected to National Academy of Sciences

Elsa Redmond, a research associate in the Museum’s Division of Anthropology, at an excavation site in the Oaxaca Valley, Mexico

Elsa Redmond, a research associate in the Museum’s Division of Anthropology, at an excavation site in the Oaxaca Valley, Mexico


Dr. Elsa M. Redmond, a research associate in the Museum’s Division of Anthropology, was recently elected as a member of the National Academy of Sciences. Redmond, an anthropological archaeologist whose expertise lies in Latin America, is one of 84 scientists recognized in 2014 for "distinguished and continuing achievements in original research." [Full Text]