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Jane Pickering

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Jane Pickering is the William and Muriel Seabury Howells director of the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology at Harvard University. Previously, she was the executive director of the Harvard Museums of Science and Culture, and deputy director of the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History. Earlier positions include director of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Museum, senior curator at the museums of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, and assistant curator of zoological collections at the Oxford University Museum of Natural History. Pickering received an M.A. from the University of Cambridge and an M.Sc. from the University of Leicester.