AAHS is seeking both applications for Kiva Editor(s) for Volumes 91-93 and a newly created Social Media Internship. For details go to the Kiva page under the Publications Menu.

About

The Arizona Archaeological and Historical Society was founded in 1916 and is affiliated with the Arizona State Museum.

Our Mission

The mission of AAHS is to foster the growth and sharing of knowledge of the diverse communities in the U.S. Southwest and Northern Mexico through time.

Our vision is for AAHS programs and activities to support strong collaborative relationships and community connections that ensure respect for and preservation of regional heritage. 

Our Activities

Activities announced monthly in the newsletter, Glyphs, provide educational and social opportunities to explore these interests. The Society’s quarterly journal, Kiva, publishes original research in southwestern anthropology and history and is an internationally recognized professional journal.

Code of Conduct and Bylaws

AAHS considers the following to be contrary to the Society’s objectives and enjoins its members, as a condition of membership, to abstain from the following:

  1. the practice of collecting and dealing in archaeological materials for personal gain;
  2. the excavation of archaeological sites or historic properties without permit or permission; and
  3. the unlawful or unethical acquisition of archaeological or ethnographic materials.

You may also wish to download the AAHS Bylaws (pdf)

Officers

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Rich Lange

President

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Susan Bierer

Co-Vice President for Activities

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Alycia Hayes

Co-Vice President for Activities, Field Trips Committee Chair

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Bill Gillespie

Treasurer

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Barbara Montgomery

Recording Secretary

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Savanna Moore

Communications Officer

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Deil Lundin

Vice-President for Membership (Acting)

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Directors

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Samuel Fayuant
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Jeff Jones
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Daniel Montoya
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Stanley Ponczek
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Ric Shorrock
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Ben Bellorado

ASM Representative

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Emily Jonsson

Student Representative

Editors

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Thomas Rocek

Kiva: Acquisitions Editors

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Alison Rautman

Kiva: Acquisitions Editors

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Robert Stokes

Kiva: Book Editor

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Program Support Bureau Chief EMNRD-New Mexico State Parks 1220 S. St. Francis Drive Santa Fe, NM 87505

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Emilee Mead

Glyphs Editor

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Desert Archaeology 3975 N. Tucson Blvd Tucson, AZ 85716

Committee Chairs

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Alycia Hayes

Co-Vice President for Activities, Field Trips Committee Chair

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Katherine Cerino

Research & Travel Grants, Library and Book Sales

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John Douglass

Finance Committee Chair

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Sarah Herr

Publications Committee Chair

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Ed Jolie

Awards Committee Chair

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Laurie Webster &Luis Garcia

Traditional Technologies Committee Co-Chairs

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Membership

Membership is open to all persons who are interested in the prehistory and history of Arizona and the Southwest and who support the aims of the Society.

All members receive discounts on Society field trips and classes. Monthly meetings are free and open to the public. Members also receive on-line access to Kiva and the opportunity to subscribe to JSTOR at half-price through their JPASS program.

Member Details & Benefits

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