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Alexandra Spielhagen
aspiel@email.arizona.edu
I am a sociocultural anthropology student with a minor in Gender and Women's Studies. After graduating from Dartmouth College in 2006, I spent several years working both domestically and internationally as a commercial whitewater raft guide. My time as an adventure tourism professional,...
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A. Grace Steig
A. Grace Steig is a 2nd-year PhD student in sociocultural anthropology, who studies the cultures of environmental conservation in North, Central, and South America. Grace's bachelor's thesis examined food sovereignty in the Peruvian Andes. From 2015-2018 Grace worked in food justice and...
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Kristoffer Stein
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Jay Stephens
jas5@email.arizona.edu
I am a PhD candidate from the University of Arizona and apply geochemical and archaeometric techniques to understand the practices and behaviors of past human cultures. In my dissertation, I apply lead isotopic and archaeometallurgical analyses to provenance copper-based metals from Iron age...
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Moriah Stephenson
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Allison Stuewe
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Ashleigh Thompson
Graduate Teaching Assistant and PhD Student
ashleighthompson@email.arizona.edu
Aaniin boozhoo. Ashleigh indizhinikaaz. Migizi indoodem. Hello! I am Ashleigh, a member of the Red Lake Ojibwe and Eagle Clan. I am a PhD student in anthropology with a concentration in archaeology and a graduate minor in American Indian Studies. I received my M.A. during Spring of 2019. For my M.A...
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Serene Tseng
stseng@email.arizona.edu
I'm a first year Ph.D. student in the Anthropology and Linguistics (ANLI) program at the University of Arizona. I was born and raised in the San Gabriel Valley in Los Angeles, California, and I attained a double B.A. in 2017 from UC Santa Cruz in German Studies and Linguistics, focusing on German...
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Cari Tusing
ctusing@email.arizona.edu
I study rural livelihoods, land politics and dispossesion in Latin America, specifically the aftermaths of land titling for indigenous and campesino communities. More broadly, my work examines rural peoples' relationships to land, landscapes, and each other in north-eastern Paraguay through...
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Paula Ugalde
paulaugalde@email.arizona.edu
I am a doctoral student in the Anthropology program. My major is in Archaeology and my minor in Geosciences. I come from Chile, where I earned my BA in Archaeology (Universidad de Chile, 2010). My research focuses on the early peopling of the Atacama Desert. Broadly, I am interested in the history...
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Gina Watkinson
Conservation Laboratory Coordinator (ASM)
gwatkins@email.arizona.edu
TEL: (520)-621-6314
Office: Arizona State Museum, Conservation Lab, Room 125
Gina is an archaeology doctoral student in the School of Anthropology, University of Arizona. She began the archaeology program in the fall of 2016. Gina is also the laboratory coordinator for the Preservation Division at the Arizona State Museum where she has worked since 2007.  She received a...
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James Webber
jwebber@email.arizona.edu
James is a Ph.D. student studying the evolution of human endurance running. He is currently using a postmodernist apporach to rexamine the role of women, children, and the elderly in the apperance of derrived skeletal traits in early Homo that have been linked to male hunting behaviors.   
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Rebecca Wey
rwey@email.arizona.edu
I am currently studying a literary initiative launched in response to narco-violence in Mexico, Nuestra Aparente Rendición, or “Our Apparent Surrender.”  Drawing from Richard Rorty’s concept of the contingency of language and articulating this to a critical project with Lacanian psychoanalysis, I...
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Alena Wigodner
awigodner@email.arizona.edu
I am a PhD student in archaeology with a concentration in archaeology of the Mediterranean world. I received my B.A. from Washington University in St. Louis in 2014 and my M.A. from the University of Arizona in 2017. My area of focus is Roman colonialism, specifically in the western Roman provinces...
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Jordan Wilson
Bioarchaeologist
chukson394@gmail.com
I am a doctoral candidate in bioarchaeology. My research focuses on developing experimentally-based archaeothanatological approaches to the study of mortuary contexts, both ancient and in modern, forensic contexts. 
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Matthew Winter
mwinter@email.arizona.edu
I consider myself first and foremost as a broadly trained archaeologist of the Mediterranean. Currently, my main research focus is on the Hellenistic and Roman periods in the Eastern Mediterranean. I study architecture, urbanism, and social networks, all of which is guided by a firm grounding in...
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Kayla Worthey
kbworthey@email.arizona.edu
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Jonna Yarrington
Dissertating
jmknap@email.arizona.edu
Office: Haury 124M
Please see my new professional website here: https://jonnayarrington.weebly.com/
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Landon Yarrington
lyarrington@email.arizona.edu
I am a sociocultural anthropologist with training in historical and applied anthropology. My enduring intellectual interest in anthropology can be communicated in the following question: How does structure enable and limit individuals to see symbolic dimensions of practices, relations, and...
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Aaron Young
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