Meet the Faculty

Many faculty members at Grand Valley have expertise in Archaeology and related fields. Grand Valley faculty are active in field research projects in the United States and around the globe.  We have a wide variety of different methodological and regional specialties.

Below you will find an alphabetical directory of Grand Valley faculty with interests and expertise in archaeology. 

If you have questions about the Archaeology Minor, please contact the current Program Coordinator

Elizabeth Arnold : Plant and animal studies in the archaeological record

Janet Brashler : Eastern United States and Middle East, Ceramic analysis

Matthew Daley : Historic preservation/Industrial archaeology, Urban History

James Goode : Archaeology and Politics

Angela Lockard Reed: Public archaeology

Gwyn Madden : Physical Anthropology, Bioarchaeology

Melissa Morison : Mediterranean, Roman Empire, Ceramic analysis

Alexei Nikitin : Archaeogenetics

Mark Schwartz : Near East, Great Lakes, Underwater Archaeology

Heather VanWormer : Social memory/Intentional communities

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