Cynthia Finlayson, Associate Professor

Department: Anthropology

Vita

Email: calderfin@aol.com

Office: 864 KMBL

Phone: 801-422-5628

Bio

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Education

  • PH.D. in Classical and Ancient Near Eastern Art History and Archaeology; Minor: Islamic Art and Architecture from University of Iowa, 1998
  • MA in Near Eastern Archaeology/Anthropology/Museum Studies at the Smithsonian Institution from George Washington University, Washington, D.C., 1984
  • BA in Secondary Education; Emphasis: Social Science/History from George Washington University, 1974

Research Interests

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Awards

  • LDS Philanthropies Research Grant from Rex & Ruth Maughan from Rex & Ruth Maughan, 2019
  • Shallit/Rust Research Grant from Department of Anthropology, 2019
  • David M. Kennedy Center Research Grant from David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies, 2017
  • LDS Philanthropies Grant (Rex and Ruth Maughan) from LDS Philanthropies, 2017
  • Shallot-Rust Research Grant from Department of Anthropology BYU, 2016
  • Archaeological Institute National Speaker from Archaeological Institute of America, 2016
  • BYU Mentoring Grant from ORCA/BYU, 2016
  • Research & Mentoring Grant from LDS Philanthropies (Ruth & Rex Maughan), 2015
  • Research/Travel Grant from David M. Kennedy Center for International Research, 2014
  • Travel/Faculty Development Grant from Department of Anthropology, BYU, 2014
  • Travel/Research Shallot Award from Department of Anthropology BYU, 2014
  • Travel/Faculty Development Grant from Department of Anthropology BYU, 2013

Professional Affiliations

  • Ancient Near Eastern Studies-BYU