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researcher , archeology and linguistics educator

Elizabeth Jane Wayland Barber, American archeology and linguistics educator, researcher. Grantee American Council Learned Society, 1977, National Endowment of the Humanities, 1972-1974, 1993; fellow John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, 1979-1980. Member Linguistic Society of America, Archeological Institute American, Textile Society of America, Costume Society of America.

Background

Barber, Elizabeth Jane Wayland was born on December 2, 1940 in Pasadena, California, United States. Daughter of James Harold and Virginia Jane Wayland.

Education

Bachelor, Bryn Mawr (Pennsylvania) College, 1962;Doctor of Philosophy, Yale University, 1968.

Career

Research associate Princeton (New Jersey) University, 1968-1969. Assistant to associate to full professor Occidental College, Los Angeles, since 1970.

Works

Membership

Member Linguistic Society of America, Archeological Institute American, Textile Society of America, Costume Society of America.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: choreographer of folk and historical dance.

Connections

Married Paul Thomas Barber, June 14, 1965.

father:
James Harold

mother:
Virginia Jane Wayland

spouse:
Paul Thomas Barber