Dr. David Black Archaeology Book Prize


A book to be awarded on the recommendation of the Department of Anthropology, at Convocation or Encaenia to a graduating honours student on the Fredericton campus who demonstrates successful academic performance in archaeology. The prize is funded by the Department of Anthropology, in honour of Dr. David W. Black. Dr. Black joined the University of New Brunswick as the first full-time archaeologist in the Department of Anthropology in 1991. Now an Honorary Research Professor, he is an expert on the archaeology of coastal hunter-gatherers and the prehistory of northeastern North America. Throughout his career, he taught countless undergraduates, inspiring many to pursue archaeology professionally.