Culture

People + Contact

Key Contact Information
Archaeology

Laura S. Phillips, MA
Archaeology Collections Manager
206.685.3849 (ext. 2)
lphill@uw.edu

Bill Holm Center

Kathryn Bunn-Marcuse, PhD
Curator of Northwest Native Art
Director, Bill Holm Center
Assistant Professor, Art History, University of Washington
206.543.5595
kbunn@uw.edu

Ethnology

Rebecca Andrews, MA
Ethnology Collections Manager
206.543.6623
randrew@uw.edu

Location

University of Washington Campus
Burke Museum
Directions

Mailing Address

Burke Museum Culture Department
University of Washington
Box 353010
Seattle, WA 98195
*Please do not send any artifacts to this address.

Fax

206.685.3039

Culture Curators
Culture Staff
Holly Barker, PhD

Curator for Oceanic and Asian Culture 
Senior Lecturer, Anthropology, University of Washington

206.616.6891
Kathryn Bunn-Marcuse, PhD

Curator of Northwest Native Art
Director, Bill Holm Center
Assistant Professor, Art History, University of Washington

206.543.5595
Sven Haakanson, Jr., PhD

Curator of North American Anthropology
Associate Professor, Anthropology, University of Washington

206.543.3210
Peter Lape, PhD

Curator of Archaeology
Professor, Anthropology, University of Washington

206.616.6891, 206.685.3849 (ext. 2)
Culture Collection Managers
Culture Advisory Board
Rebecca Andrews, MA

Ethnology Collections Manager

206.543.6623
Kathy Dougherty

Collections Manager, Oceanic and Asian Ethnology

206.543.6623
Siri Linz, MA

Assistant Archaeology Collections Manager

206.685.3849 (ext. 2)
Laura S. Phillips, MA

Archaeology Collections Manager

206.685.3849 (ext.2)
Additional Burke Culture Staff
Founding Board Members, Retired
Archaeology Public Outreach Coordinator
206.221.6183
Bridget Johnson, MA

Assistant Director for the Bill Holm Center

206.543.5344
Jack Johnson, MA

Archaeology Curation Services Manager

206.543.7696
Justin McCarthy

Bill Holm Center Collections Outreach Coordinator

206.221.9216
Ashley McClelland

Communications Assistant
Rights and Reproductions Manager

206.543.6623
Glenys Ong

NAGPRA Collections Assistant

206.685.3849 (ext. 2)
Culture Adjuncts, Affiliates, Associates + Emeriti
The following individuals maintain active collaborations with Burke staff or are leaders in building and researching the collections at the Burke. Their contributions to the mission of the museum are gratefully acknowledged.
Raissa DeSmet, PhD

Adjunct Curator, Asian Ethnology
Lecturer, UW Bothell

Kate C. Duncan, PhD

Curatorial Associate, Subarctic Art
Emerita Professor of Art History, Arizona State University

Ben Fitzhugh, PhD

Adjunct Curator of Archaeology
Associate Professor, Anthropology, University of Washington

206.543.9604
Sara Gonzalez, PhD

Adjunct Curator of Archaeology
Assistant Professor, Anthropology, University of Washington

206.543.9603
Don Grayson, PhD

Adjunct Curator of Archaeology
Professor, Anthropology, University of Washington

206.543.5587
Steve Harrell, PhD

Adjunct Curator, Asian Ethnology
Professor, Anthropology, University of Washington

206.543.9608
Bill Holm, MFA

Professor Emeritus of Art History
Curator Emeritus of Northwest Coast Indian Art at the Burke Museum

Carol S. Ivory, PhD

Curatorial Associate, Pacific Art
Emerita Professor of Art History, Washington State University

Robert Kopperl, PhD

Affiliate Curator of Archaeology
Archaeologist, Willamette Cultural Resources Associates, Ltd.

206.397.1487
Patricia Kramer, PhD

Adjunct Curator of Archaeology
Associate Professor, Anthropology, University of Washington

206.660.6407
Philippe D. LeTourneau, PhD

Affiliate Curator of Archaeology
Archaeologist, King County Historic Preservation

206.296.5217
Dennis E. Lewarch, THPO

Burke Museum Curatorial Associate
Tribal Historic Preservation Officer, Suquamish Tribe

360.394.8529
Ben Marwick, PhD

Adjunct Curator of Archaeology
Associate Professor, Anthropology, University of Washington

206.552.9450
James Nason, PhD

Curator Emeritus, American & Pacific Ethnology

206.543.9680
Emily Peterson, PhD

Burke Museum Curatorial Associate

Jennie Deo Shaw, PhD

Burke Museum Curatorial Associate
Salix Archaeological Services

206.356.6563
Amir Sheikh, MA

Burke Museum Curatorial Associate

Amanda Taylor, PhD

Burke Museum Curatorial Associate
Visiting Assistant Professor of Archaeology, Pacific Lutheran University
Lithic Analyst, SWCA, Inc.

206.214.8506
David B. Williams

Burke Museum Curatorial Associate
Author, naturalist

Robin K. Wright, PhD

Emerita Director, Bill Holm Center
Emerita Curator of Native American Art

206.543.5595
Jenn Huff, PhD

Burke Museum Curatorial Associate

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