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Position: Museum Educator / Research Collections Coordinator

Department: Museum of Cultural and Natural History / Museum Studies Program

Campus Address: Rowe 102 
Phone: (989) 774–2380 ​​​

Caity Burnell has a Bachelor's Degree in Anthropology and Museum Stu​dies and a Master's degree in Cultural Resource Management (Museum Studies specialty) from Central Michigan University. She has experience in education and collections management from the James Madison's Montpelier Foundation, Castle Museum of Saginaw County, and Museum of Cultural and Natural History. Her recent research focusing on Northern Michigan history has been published in two issues of Essence of Emmet including articles about Emmet County land use history and environmental history of the Inland Water Route. Caity is also fixed-term faculty in the Museum Studies program. She teaches MST 325: Public Programming in Museums every fall semester and MST 310: Introduction to Museums every spring semester.