Anthropology Department

2011 CLAS Distinguished Alumni-in-Residence

Troy M. Schindlbeck graduated in 1995 with a B.S. in Anthropology and a Minor in History. After serving as a field assistant with the GVSU Archaeology field school, Troy worked as an archaeological survey technician in Michigan preserving cultural resources on National Forest lands.

Troy took employment in numerous consulting positions over the years, including working as field archaeologist for a WMU project, the Great Lakes Research Associates, and the Commonwealth Cultural Resource Group.

In 2001, he founded his business, Cultural Resource Technologies (located in Spring Lake, Michigan), specializing in the manufacturing of products and tools - used in over 20 countries by professional archaeologists and cultural resource management firms. Troys career demonstrates the application of his anthropology training and enterprising skills to innovation and service in the field of archaeology.

Faculty and Troy Schindlbeck

Russell Rhoads, Troy Schindlbeck (front), Jan Brashler, Azizur Molla, Deana Weibel, Christian Vannier (back)

Troy M. Schindlbeck
Troy M. Schindlbeck
2011 CLAS Distinguished Alumni-in-Residence
Faculty and Troy Schindlbeck
Troy Schindlbeck & Jan Brashler
Cindy Hull
Troy Schindlbeck w/ ANT students
2011 CLAS Distinguished Alumni-in-Residence
Christian Vannier & Dale Borders w/ ANT students
Russell Rhoads, Troy Schindlbeck, & Jan Brashler
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