William White is an assistant professor of anthropology at the University of California, Berkeley, where he specializes in historical archaeology of the African diaspora, historic preservation, and community-based research. He earned his Ph.D. at the University of Arizona, where he worked for the Bureau of Applied Research in Anthropology as an anthropological archaeologist. His master’s in anthropology is from the University of Idaho. White also worked as a cultural resource management archaeologist across the American West. He connects with broader audiences through featuring his archaeological work on blogs, vlogs, podcasts, and other online publications.