Short Vita

Education

  • Ph.D., Anthropology, University of Illinois – Urbana, 1979
  • A.M., Anthropology, University of Missouri – Columbia, 1973
  • B.A., Anthropology, University of Mississippi – Oxford, 1969

Professional Employment

  • 2007-present, Professor Emeritus, Dept. of Anthropology, University of Illinois, Urbana
  • 2000-07, Professor, Dept. of Anthropology, University of Illinois, Urbana
  • 1986-00, Assoc. Professor, Dept. of Anthropology, University of Illinois, Urbana
  • 1980-86, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Anthropology, University of Illinois, Urbana
  • 1979-80, Office of State Archaeology, University of Kentucky, Lexington

Honors and Recognition

  • Memphis to Mumbai: Archaeology Inspired by R. Barry Lewis, Society for American Archaeology Symposium, 24 Apr 09
  • President, Illinois Archaeological Survey, 1985-1987; President-elect, 1983-1985
  • LAS Fellowship in a Second Discipline, Department of Statistics, UIUC, 1987-1988
  • Fulbright Senior Specialist Candidate, research design and data analysis, 2002-2007
  • Listed in UIUC’s Incomplete List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent by Their Students, 16 years
  • 1995-96 Mentorship Recognition Award, given by the UIUC Graduate Anthropology Student Association