Faculty and Staff

 

Kurt JordanKurt Jordan
Associate Professor and Director
kj21@cornell.edu
AnthropologyAmerican Indian Program
• Historical archaeology of indigenous peoples
• Political economy
• North America (particularly Iroquois)
Lori KhatchadourianLori Khatchadourian
Assistant Professor and Director of Graduate Studies (Fall 2015)
lk323@cornell.edu
Blog
Near Eastern Studies
• Archaeology of empire
• Social archaeology
• Eurasia and the South Caucasus
• Achaemenid Persian Empire
Caitlin BarrettCaitlín Barrett
Assistant Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies
ceb329@cornell.edu
Other website
Classics
• Greco-Roman Egypt
• Hellenistic Eastern Mediterranean
• Archaeology of Religion
• Ethnicity and identity in antiquity
• Cultural, religious, and trade connections between Egypt and the rest of the ancient Mediterranean world
KJarrielHeadshotThumbKatie Jarriel
Doctoral Candidate and Assistant Director
kmj72@cornell.edu
Other website
Classics
• Aegean prehistory
• Bronze Age Cycladic archaeology
• human-landscape interactions
• 3D and digital applications
Faculty
Annetta AlexandridisAnnetta Alexandridis
Associate Professor and Director
of Undergraduate Studies in History of Art
aa376@cornell.edu
History of Art
• Iconography of Greek Myth
• Humans and animals
• Roman sculpture
• Archaeology and its media
Benjamin AndersonBenjamin Anderson
Assistant Professor
bwa32@cornell.edu
History of Art
• Late antique and Byzantine art and architecture
• Archaeology and architectural history of medieval Anatolia
Sherene BaugherSherene Baugher
Professor
sbb8@cornell.edu
Landscape Architecture
• Historical and urban archaeology
• Class, status and ethnicity
• Historic preservation
• Landscape archaeology North America
Ananda Cohen SuarezAnanda Cohen Suarez
Assistant Professor
aic42@cornell.edu
History of Art
• Andean Anthropology and Archaeology
• Pre-Columbian and colonial Latin America
• Visual and material culture
• Archaeologies of colonialism
• Race, ethnicity, and indigeneity
Magnus FiskesjoMagnus Fiskesjö
Associate Professor
nf42@cornell.edu
Other website
Anthropology
• Asian anthropology and archaeology
• States, borders, and ethnic relations
• Global cultural heritage issues
• Museum studies
Fred GleachFrederic W. Gleach
Senior Lecturer
fwg1@cornell.edu
Anthropology
• North America (particularly Algonquians and NWC), The Caribbean
• Identity and Representation
• Colonialism (exchange and warfare)
• Museum and material culture
• History of archaeology and anthropology
Kathryn GleasonKathryn L. Gleason
Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies in Landscape Architecture
klg16@cornell.edu
Landscape Architecture
• Landscape and garden archaeology
• Design and conservation of archaeological
sites: Roman and Near Eastern
John HendersonJohn S. Henderson
Professor
jsh6@cornell.edu
Blog
Anthropology
• Archaeology of complex societies
• Writing systems
• Settlement patterns
• Ceramic analysis
• Mesoamerica and Andes
Sturt ManningSturt Manning
Professor and Chair in Classics
sm456@cornell.edu
Other website
Blog
 Classics
• Aegean and east Mediterranean prehistory
• Classical archaeology
• Development of complex societies
• Climate change
• Archaeological science
Chris MonroeChristopher Monroe
Senior Lecturer
cmonroe@cornell.edu
Other website
Near Eastern Studies
• history and archaeology of the Eastern Mediterranean
• nautical archaeology
• Phoenicians
• Egyptology and Assyriology
Lauren MonroeLauren Monroe
Associate Professor and Chair in Near Eastern Studies
lm283@cornell.edu
Near Eastern Studies
• Hebrew bible studies
• Syro-Palestinian archaeology
• Ancient Israelite religious and social history
Verity PlattVerity Platt
Associate Professor
vjp33@cornell.edu
ClassicsHistory
• Greek and Roman art history
• The visual and material culture of religion
• Relationships between image and text
• Historiography of Classical art and archaeology
Eric RebillardEric Rebillard
Professor and Director of Graduate Studies in Classics
er97@cornell.edu
ClassicsHistory
• Late Antiquity and Early Christianity
• Archaeology of Religion
• Roman funerary archaeology
Nerissa RusselNerissa Russell
Professor
nr29@cornell.edu
Other website
Anthropology
• Neolithic
• Zooarchaeology and bone tools
• Gender
• Human-animal relations
• European and Near Eastern
Adam SmithAdam T. Smith
Professor, Director of Graduate Studies (Spring 2016), and Chair in Anthropology
ats73@cornell.edu
Blog
 Anthropology
• Complex Societies, State Formation, and Politics
• Space and Landscape
• Representation and Aesthetics
• Bronze and Iron Ages of the South Caucasus, Southwest Asia and central Eurasia
Barry Strauss - Orvieto - Oct 2012Barry Strauss
Professor and Chair in History
bss4@cornell.edu
Personal Web Site
History, Classics
•military history, esp. Greece and Rome
•rowing, ancient and modern
•war and peace in antiquity
Thomas VolmanThomas P. Volman
Associate Professor
tpv1@cornell.edu
Anthropology
• Stone Age archaeology
• Paleoanthropology
• Old World, especially southern Africa
Post-doctoral associates
UtharaUthara Suvrathan
  • archaeology of South Asia
  • complex societies, state formation
  • religion
  • intermediate elite groups
  • regional capitals
  • text and archaeology
  • landscape

Former post-doctoral associates

Michelle Machicek (mlm426@cornell.edu)

Lori Khatchadourian (see above faculty)

Staff

Donna Duncan
Anthropology Graduate Field Assistant
266 McGraw Hall
(607) 255-6768
dsd6@cornell.edu

Liz Kirk
Communications, Grant Funding, and Event Coordinator
261 McGraw Hall
607-255-6479
ek61@cornell.edu

 

 

Margaret Rolfe
Anthropology Undergraduate Coordinator
261 McGraw Hall
(607) 255-5137
mr37@cornell.edu