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Evan Giomi
Graduate Associate
egiomi@email.arizona.edu
I am an archaeology PhD candidate. I earned my BA in Anthropology from New College of Florida in 2013, and my MA in Archaeology at the University of Arizona in 2015. My Masters thesis examined possible interregional connections between the Pueblos of the Rio Abajo and those located in other regions...
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Gitanjali Gnanadesikan
PhD Student
gitag@email.arizona.edu
I am a biologist who is interested in social behavior and cognition. I work with Evan MacLean in the Arizona Canine Cognition Center studying the development and evolution of behavior and cognition in dogs and wolves.
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Bryan James Gordon
linguist@email.arizona.edu
TEL: 520.626.5546
Office: Haury 317
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Kelsey Hanson
Graduate Associate
kehanson@email.arizona.edu
Office: Southwest Archaeology Lab
Kelsey Hanson ia a North American anthropological archaeologist with broad interests in performance and craft specialization. She is currently engaging with these topics through the study of changes to performance venues and through the technological changes of paint production in the U.S....
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Rebecca Harkness
rjharkness@email.arizona.edu
Office: Southwest Archaeology Lab, Haury 402
Rebecca Harkness graduated from Arizona State University Barrett, the Honors College with a BA in Anthropology and a Minor in History. After Undergrad, she galivanted off to Tokyo where she taught English for two years before returning to complete her MA in Anthropology with an archaeological focus...
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Eric Heffter
ericheffter@email.arizona.edu
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Amanda Hilton
ajhilton@email.arizona.edu
I completed my undergraduate education at Colby College, where I majored in both anthropology and religious studies. I am interested in environmental anthropology and the anthropology of food: foodsheds, food systems, food justice, and food sovereignty, as well as broader discourses surrounding...
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Catharine Honaman
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Daniel Horschler
Ph.D. Student, Graduate Teaching Associate
horschler@email.arizona.edu
Office: Haury 313A3
      I am a Ph.D. student in Biological Anthropology working with Dr. Evan MacLean. I graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2016 with a B.S. in Psychology and minor in Anthropology, and I received an M.A. in Anthropology from the University of Arizona in 2018.      ...
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Brett Lee Johnson
bljc5f@email.arizona.edu
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Katelynne Johnson
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Julia Juhasz
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Luke Kaiser
Luke was raised in Greensboro, North Carolina, and attended the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) receiving two Bachelor’s Degrees, one in Interdepartmental Archaeology with a minor in GIS and another with a double major in Classical Archaeology and English. At UNCG, Luke received...
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Emrah Karakus
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Ziya Kaya
ziyakaya@email.arizona.edu
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Neşe Kaya Özkan
Graduate Associate
nesekaya@email.arizona.edu
Office: Haury 120
I am a second year Ph.D. student in Linguistic Anthropology program at the University of Arizona. Prior to joining the School of Anthropology, I completed my BA degree in Foreign Language Education at Bogazici University in Istanbul, Turkey in 2008. I received my first MA degree at the same...
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Nicholas Kessler
nvkessler@email.arizona.edu
Office: 300A Bryant Bannister Building (LTRR)
I joined the PhD program at Arizona in 2013 with an Agnese N. Haury Fellowship in Archaeological Dendrochronology through the Laboratory of Tree Ring Research. My academic home is in anthropology, but my background is highly interdisciplinary, and my intellectual interests range widely through the...
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Maya Klein
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Andrew Larsen
andrewlarsen@email.arizona.edu
Andrew Larsen is in the Masters in Applied Archaeology program. Andrew grew up in Denver and enjoyed a variety of outdoor mountain sports such as skiing, backpacking, mountain biking and rock climbing. Andrew’s passion for the Colorado mountains brought him to Fort Lewis College in Durango,...
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Miranda LaZar
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Amanda A. Lee
aalee3@email.arizona.edu
I am a second-year PhD student studying Sociocultural & Medical Anthropology. My research interests include medical institutions and systems, chronic illnesses, environmental health, immigrant health, and health inequities in Tucson. Additionally, I am a Research Specialist in the College of...
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Jin Li
PhD. student
jinl@email.arizona.edu
Office: Haury 317 (Linganth Lab)
I entered the linguistic anthropology PhD program at the University of Arizona in 2015. I completed my M.A. in linguistics at the University of Colorado-Boulder, where I investigated Chinese regional identity in self-representation through conversational and discourse analyses.    My current...
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Erana Jae Loveless
Doctoral Candidate
taylor2@email.arizona.edu
Office: Bannister 308
Disciplines: Fire ecology and ecological anthropology   Focus: Human-fire-animal relationships   Regions: Canadian Rocky Mountains, Northern Australia   Methods: Dendrochronology, GIS, ethnography, historical/archaeological records   Question 1: With the sweeping decimation of bison and native...
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Mario Alberto Macias Ayala
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Jessica MacLellan
jam581@pitt.edu
I am a recent alumna (Ph.D. 2019) focusing on Mesoamerican archaeology. I am interested in the role of household ritual in the development of ancient Maya society. Over the past few years, I excavated an early residential area at the site of Ceibal, in Guatemala. For the 2019-2020 academic year, I...
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Stephanie Martin
scmartin1@email.arizona.edu
I am a PhD candidate in the Mediterranean Archaeology concentration. I spent my undergrad at Bryn Mawr College outside of Philadelphia where I graduated with a B.A. from the Department of Classical and Near Eastern Archaeology, with minors in Geology and Latin. I have excavated in Greece, the...
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Jonathan McLeod
jmcleod@email.arizona.edu
The purpose of my research to contribute to our knowledge of how we as a species can create new social, economic, and livelihood systems in light of global climate change and severe ecological degradation, including what it means to "develop" or to be "modern". I proceed, cautiously, under the...
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Caitlin McPherson
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Kerith Miller
kmiller3@email.arizona.edu
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Stephen Molinares
Srmolinares@email.arizona.edu
I am a Masters Student in the applied archaeology program, my areas of interest include the archaeology of the Ancestral Peoples of the Sonoran Desert, educational outrech with both adults and youth, and expermintal archaeology. My thesis is looking at how perfomance theory might be used to shed...
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