Charles M. Musiba, Associate Professor of Anthropology, recently received the Montgomery Fellowship in Residence. Other prominent fellows of the program include Richard Leakey, Steven Jay Gould, Nobel Peace winner Wangari Maathai, former President Gerald Ford, Bishop Desmond Tutu, Toni Morrison, and Yo-Yo Ma. Musiba will be taking residence in the fall of 2021.
Musiba’s research in Tanzania was recently featured on the popular Discovery series Expedition Unknown. The segment (which starts at 14:30) shows students and the research team excavating in the famous Laetoli site.