Associate Professor of Anthropology @ Florida State University

Included here are links to the various archaeology courses I teach, my research projects (both current and past), my accomplishments as a scholar of the past, and various other entities I think are worthy of your time. Please email me if you have any questions or suggestions!


2015-present Associate Professor of Anthropology at Florida State University.

ANT 2100: Introduction to Archaeology
ANT 4930: Special Topics in Anthropology: Archaeology of Southeastern Foodways

2005-2015 Associate Professor of Anthropology at Middle Tennessee State University
I taught courses for the General Education program, the Anthropology major, the Interdisciplinary Minor in Archaeology, and the Forensic Anthropology Minor.

ANTH 2210: World Prehistory (traditional and on-line)       ANTH 3210: Archaeology
ANTH 3520: North American Prehistoric Archaeology
ANTH 3710: Archaeology of Scotland
ANTH 3710: Archaeology Lab Training
ANTH 4360: Zooarchaeology
ANTH 4620: Environmental Archaeology
ANTH 4520: Southeastern US Archaeology
ANTH 4620: Environmental Archaeology
ANTH 4950: Archaeological Field School (RPA-certified)

July 2014 to July 2015
Director of Anthropology, Middle Tennessee State University

Please see my page for links to publications.

Current Research Projects and Interests

Past Research Projects


Professional Archaeology Organizations 

Website Redesign Committee, 2013-2014
Executive Officer I, 2011-2013
Member since 1994

President, 2014-2016
President Elect, 2012-2014
Executive Board Member, 2011-2012
Member since 2006

Member since 1997
Dienje Kenyon Fellowship Committee, 2010-2012

Certified since 2001
RPA-Certified Field School 2014-2017



Other Professional Organizations

Member since 2015

Member since 2006
Ruth Houston Memorial Scholarship Committee, 2007-2012
Branch President, 2012-2015

Critical Conversations: An Interdisciplinary Journal
Editorial Board, Charter Member, 2014-2015

Member since 2015