Faculty and Staff

Sturt ManningSturt Manning
Professor and Director

sm456@cornell.edu
Other website
Blog

Classics
• Aegean and east Mediterranean, prehistory
• Classical archaeology
• Development of complex societies
• Climate change
• Archaeological science

Adam SmithAdam T. Smith
Professor and Director
of Graduate Studies

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

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

Chris MonroeChristopher Monroe
Senior Lecturer and Assistant Director

cmonroe@cornell.edu
Other website

Near Eastern Studies
• history and archaeology of the Eastern Mediterranean
• nautical archaeology
• Phoenicians
• Egyptology and Assyriology

Faculty

 

Annetta AlexandridisAnnetta Alexandridis
Associate Professor and Director
of Undergraduate Studies

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 Fiskesjo

Magnus 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

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

Kurt JordanKurt Jordan
Associate Professor

kj21@cornell.edu

AnthropologyAmerican Indian Program
• Historical archaeology of indigenous peoples
• Political economy
• North America (particularly Iroquois)

Lori KhatchadourianLori Khatchadourian
Assistant Professor

lk323@cornell.edu
Blog

Near Eastern Studies
• Archaeology of empire
• Social archaeology
• Eurasia and the South Caucasus
• Achaemenid Persian Empire

Lauren MonroeLauren Monroe
Associate Professor

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

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

Barry Strauss - Orvieto - Oct 2012Barry Strauss
Professor

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