Contact Us & Visitor Info

The Council on Archaeological Studies is an interdepartmental program, but its staff offices are located at 51 Hillhouse Avenue and 10 Sachem Street in New Haven, Connecticut.

Faculty members have offices in their home departments. 

Council Chair & Director of Graduate Studies

Richard Burger
Charles J. MacCurdy Professor of Anthropology


Dawn Finaldi
Business Operations Manager

Nicole D’Aria
Senior Administrative Assistant 

Marleen Cullen

Event Annoucements

If you would like us to announce an event, conference, or other item to members of the Yale archaeological community, please send an email to The subject line should begin with CAMPUS EVENT, CALL FOR PAPERS, JOB ANNOUCEMENT, FIELD SCHOOL, or OTHER OPPORTUNITY, followed by a descriptive subject line. We will forward appropriate notices in these categories and do not repeat announcements.


The US Postal mailing address of all faculty and staff, except where noted otherwise on their personal page, is:

Yale University
Department of Anthropology
P.O. Box 208277
New Haven, CT 06520-8277

For courier (FedEx, UPS, etc.) delivery, please use the following address instead:

Yale University
Department of Anthropology
10 Sachem Street
New Haven, CT 06511-3707
Main office phone (Council): 203.432.3701
Main office phone (Anthropology): 203.432.3700


For information on traveling to the Yale University, please visit the Yale Travel Services webpage for visitors.



On-street metered parking is available on Hillhouse Avenue, on Sachem Stree, and nearby around campus. After 4 p.m., visitors may park in most Yale parking lots. Please visit Yale Parking and Transit for more information.