Michael M. Ames
|Michael M. Ames|
June 19, 1933|
Vancouver, British Columbia
|Died||February 20, 2006(aged 72)|
|Awards||Order of Canada|
Born in Vancouver, British Columbia, he received a B.A. in anthropology from the University of British Columbia in 1956. He received his Ph.D. in social anthropology from Harvard University in 1961. From 1962 to 1964, he was an assistant professor of sociology at McMaster University. He started at the University of British Columbia as assistant professor in 1964 and became a full professor in 1970.
From 1974 to 1997, he was director of the Museum of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia. From 2002 to 2004, he was also the acting director.
- "Michael M. Ames fonds". University of British Columbia.