CURRICULUM VITÆ

Karl M. Petruso


CURRENT POSITION

Dean of the Honors College and
Professor of Anthropology,
University of Texas at Arlington

OFFICE ADDRESS

Office of the Dean, Honors College
Box 19222
University of Texas at Arlington
Arlington, TX 76019

Tel.    (817) 272-7215
FAX     (817) 272-7217
E-mail:  petruso@uta.edu
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HOME ADDRESS

2204 Castle Rock Road
Arlington, Texas 76006
Tel. (817) 652-9841

EDUCATION

A.B. (Classical Languages), Villanova University, 1971
College Year in Athens, 1969-70
M.A. (Classical Archaeology), Indiana University, 1975
American School of Classical Studies at Athens, Greece, Associate Member, 1975-76; Fellow, 1976-77
Ph.D. (Classical Archaeology), Indiana University, 1978

DOCTORAL DISSERTATION

"Systems of Weight in the Bronze Age Aegean" (Indiana University, 1978). University Microfilms no. 78-13172. Advisor: Thomas W. Jacobsen

PREVIOUS POSITIONS HELD

Associate Instructor, Indiana University, 1972-74
Instructor, College Year in Athens, 1976
Director, Stanford University Summer Program in Greece, 1977
Assistant Professor of Classical Studies and Archaeology, Boston University, 1978-87
Faculty member, Boston University's Norfolk State Prison Educational Program, 1981, 1982, 1985
Program Officer in Higher Education, Division of Education Programs, National Endowment for the Humanities, 1987-90
Adjunct faculty member, Dept. of Ancient Studies, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, 1989
Associate Professor (tenured), Program in Anthropology, University of Texas at Arlington, 1990-2004
Associate Dean, College of Liberal Arts, University of Texas at Arlington, 1990-95
Associate Vice President for Research and Graduate Studies, University of Texas at Arlington, 1995-2000
Associate Dean, Honors College, University of Texas at Arlington, 2002-2008
Professor, Program in Anthropology, University of Texas at Arlington, 2004-
Director, Program in Anthropology, University of Texas at Arlington, 2006-2008

FELLOWSHIPS AND GRANTS RECEIVED

Indiana University Four-Year Fellowship, 1971-75
Ford Foundation Traineeship in Classical Archaeology, 1972 and 1973
Edward A. Schrader Fellowship in Classical Archaeology, 1974
Edward Capps Fellowship of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens, 1976-77
William L. Bryant Foundation Grant-in-Aid for Mediterranean Archaeology, 1976
Michael Ventris Award for Mycenaean Studies, University of London, 1976
Whittlesey Foundation Grant for excavations in Portugal, 1982
Ohaus Scale Company equipment grant, 1983
Fulbright Senior Research Fellowship, Republic of Cyprus, 1984-85
Grant from United States Information Agency for travel and research in Syria, 1985
Fulbright Senior Research Fellowship, Syria, 1988-89 (declined)
Grant from the President, University of Texas at Arlington, for travel to Albania, 1991
Grant from the Institute for Aegean Prehistory for excavations in Albania, 1992
Grant from Research Enhancement Program, University of Texas at Arlington, for analysis of finds from Albanian excavations, 1992
Grant from the Institute for Aegean Prehistory for excavations in Albania, 1993
Grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities for excavations in Albania, 1993
Grant from the Institute for Aegean Prehistory for excavations in Albania, 1994
Grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities for excavations in Albania, 1994
Grant from the Institute for Aegean Prehistory for study of finds from excavations in Albania, 1995
Grant from International Research and Exchanges Board for travel, 1995
Grant from the Institute for Aegean Prehistory for geoarchaeological research in Albania, 1997
Travel/Professional Development Award from the Dean of Liberal Arts, UT Arlington, 2005
Travel/Professional Development Award from the Dean of Liberal Arts, UT Arlington, 2006

HONORS AND AWARDS RECEIVED

Edward Thomson Memorial Lecturer, Ohio Wesleyan University, 1975
Participant in American Schools of Oriental Research/National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Institute in Near Eastern Archaeology, University of Pennsylvania, 1985
Distinguished Alumnus Award, Villanova University, 1990
Superior Achievement Award, National Endowment for the Humanities, 1990
Phi Beta Delta (International Honor Society), invested 1992
Explorers Club, National Fellow, invested 1995
Sigma Xi (Scientific Research Society), invested 1996
John L. Caskey Memorial Lecturer in Aegean Archaeology of the Archaeological Institute of America, 1998
William A. McDonald Memorial Lecturer in Aegean Prehistory of the Archaeological Institute of America, 2001
Shiffick Memorial Lecturer, University of St. Thomas, Houston, 2002
Frederick R. and Margaret B. Matson Lecturer of the Archaeological Institute of America, 2003
Person of the Year, Time Magazine, 2006
Phi Kappa Phi (invested 2007)

PUBLICATIONS: BOOK

Keos, vol. VIII: The Balance Weights. An Analysis of Weight Measurement in Prehistoric Crete and the Cycladic Islands (Mainz: Verlag Philipp von Zabern), 1992. Holding steady on the Amazon.com sales rankings at number 1,500,892 (with a bullet)

PUBLICATIONS: ARTICLES, CHAPTERS AND REVIEWS

Petruso, Karl M. "The Franchthi Cave." The Review (Indiana University Journal of the College of Arts and Sciences of the Graduate School) 17:1 (1974) pp. 26-33

Petruso, Karl M. "Marks on Some Minoan Balance Weights and their Interpretation." Kadmos 17 (1978) pp. 26-42

Petruso, Karl M. "Three Minoan Stone Vessels." Indiana University Art Museum Bulletin 1:2 (1978) pp. 22-27

Petruso, Karl M. "Lead Weights from Akrotiri: Preliminary Observations." Thera and the Aegean World, vol. I (Papers presented at the Second International Scientific Congress, Santorini, Greece, August 1978) pp. 547-53

Gabel, Creighton and Karl M. Petruso. "Interdisciplinary Archaeology at Boston University." Journal of Field Archaeology 6 (1979) p. 124

Petruso, Karl M. Review: Four films on underwater archaeology: "The Viking Ships of Roskilde," "The 100,000-Piece Jigsaw Puzzle," "The Warship Wasa," and "With Captain Sailors Three: The Ancient Ship of Kyrenia." Archaeology 32 (1979) pp. 62-64

Gabel, Creighton and Karl Petruso. "An Environmental and Cultural Study at Lake Maryut, Lower Egypt: A Research Prospectus." African Studies Center Working Paper no. 25 (Boston University, 1980)

Petruso, Karl M. "Reflections on Cycladic and Minoan Metrology and Trade." Chapter 10 in J. Davis and J. Cherry, eds., Papers in Cycladic Prehistory. UCLA Monographs in Classical Archaeology no. 14 (1980) pp. 135-42

Gabel, Creighton and Karl M. Petruso. "Boston University Excavations at Marea, Egypt." Nyame Akuma (African Archaeology Newsletter) 17 (Nov. 1980) pp. 25-26

Petruso, Karl M. "Marea: Excavation of an Ancient Port in Lower Egypt." Context (Newsletter of the Center for Archaeological Studies, Boston University) 1:2 (1981) pp. 4-5

Petruso, Karl M. "Early Weights and Weighing in Egypt and the Indus Valley." Bulletin of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston 79 (1981) pp. 44-51

Petruso, Karl M. Review: Mendes I   (Results of excavations at the site of Mendes in the Nile Delta, 1964-66), by Robert Holz et al. American Journal of Archaeology 86 (1982) pp. 303-4

Gabel, Creighton and Karl M. Petruso. "Marea: A Byzantine Port in Northern Egypt." African Studies Working Paper no. 62 (Boston University, 1982)

Petruso, Karl M. "Castro de Lanhoso, Portugal: Results of the First Season." Context 2:3 (1982) pp. 1-5

Petruso, Karl M. Review: Yassi Ada I: A Seventh-Century Byzantine Shipwreck, G. Bass and F. van Doorninck, eds. Archaeology 36 (1983) p. 73 (reprinted in the Institute of Nautical Archaeology Newsletter 10:1 [Spring 1983] p. 5)

Petruso, Karl M. and Creighton Gabel. "Marea: A Byzantine Port on Egypt's Northwestern Frontier." Archaeology 36 (1983) pp. 62 ff.

Petruso, Karl M. Review: Archaeological Sites in Their Setting, by Claudio Vita-Finzi. Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians 42 (1983) p. 388

Petruso, Karl M. "Prolegomena to Late Cypriot Weight Metrology." American Journal of Archaeology 88 (1984) pp. 293-304

Petruso, Karl M. and Lauren Talalay, eds. International Directory of Aegean Prehistorians, vol. I. Boston, 1984

Petruso, Karl M. "On Clay Tablets, Lead Discs and Ancient Mathematics." Context 3:4 (1984) pp. 8-9

Petruso, Karl M. and Jere Wickens. "The Acorn in Aboriginal Subsistence in Eastern North America: A Report on Miscellaneous Experiments." In P. Munson, ed., Experiments and Observations on Aboriginal Wild Plant Food Utilization in Eastern North America. Indiana Historical Society, Prehistory Research Series, vol. 6, no. 2 (1984) pp. 360-78

Petruso, Karl M. "Additive Progression in Prehistoric Mathematics: A Conjecture." Historia Mathematica 12:2 (1985) pp. 101-106

Petruso, Karl M. "Wool Evaluation at Knossos and Nuzi." Kadmos 25 (1986) pp. 26-37

Petruso, Karl M. Review: The Minoan Thalassocracy: Myth and Reality, R. Hägg and N. Marinatos, eds. American Journal of Archaeology 91 (1987) pp. 334-36

Petruso, Karl M. "The Photographic Documentation of Ancient Egypt: An Annotated Survey of Resources" (1987). Consultant report prepared for the Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Pittsburgh, in support of the installation of a permanent exhibition on ancient Egypt

Petruso, Karl M., Brooks Ellwood and Francis Harrold. "The Sarandë Project, 1992: Investigations in Southern Albania." Old World Archaeology Newsletter 16:1 (Fall 1992) pp. 4-7

Ellwood, Brooks, Karl M. Petruso, F. Harrold and M. Korkuti. "Electrical Resistivity Surveys as Indicators of Site Potential: Examples from a Rock Shelter in Southwestern France and a Cave in Southern Albania." Geoarchaeology 8:3 (1993) pp. 217-227

Korkuti, Muzafer and Karl M. Petruso. "Archaeology in Albania." American Journal of Archaeology 97 (1993) pp. 703-743

Petruso, Karl M. "Searchers in the Dust: Excavations at the Konispol Cave." Illyria (Albanian-American newspaper) 4:294 (May 5-7, 1994), p. 6

Petruso, Karl M., Brooks Ellwood and Francis Harrold. "Radiocarbon and Archaeomagnetic Dates from Konispol Cave, Albania." Antiquity 68:259 (June 1994) pp. 335-339

Ellwood, Brooks, Karl M. Petruso, F. Harrold and M. Korkuti. "Paleoclimate Characterization and Intra-Site Correlation Using Magnetic Susceptibility Measurements: An Example from Konispol Cave, Albania." Journal of Field Archaeology 23 (1996), pp. 263-271

Ellwood, Brooks, Karl M. Petruso, F. Harrold and J. Schuldenrein. "High-Resolution Paleoclimatic Trends for the Holocene Identified Using Magnetic Susceptibility Data from Archaeological Excavations in Caves." Journal of Archaeological Science 24 (1997), pp. 569-573

Petruso, Karl M. Review: Arkeologjia. Materiale, Studime dhe Informacione Arkeologjike. American Journal of Archaeology 101 (1997), p. 191

Korkuti, Muzafer, Karl M. Petruso, L. Bejko, B. Ellwood, J. Hansen, F. Harrold, N. Russell and S. Bottema. "Shpella e Konispolit: Raport paraprak për gërmimet e viteve 1992-1994" (Konispol Cave: Preliminary Report on Excavations 1992-1994). Iliria 26: 1-2 (1996), pp. 183-224 (in Albanian with English summary)

Harrold, Francis, M. Korkuti, B. Ellwood, Karl M. Petruso and J. Schuldenrein. "The Palaeolithic of Southernmost Albania." In G.N. Bailey et al., eds., The Palaeolithic Archaeology of Greece and Adjacent Areas (Proceedings of the First International Conference on the Palaeolithic Archaeology of Greece and Adjacent Areas). British School at Athens Studies, no. 3 (1999), pp. 361-372

Ellwood, Brooks, F. Harrold, S. Benoist, L. Straus, M. Gonzalez-Morales, Karl M. Petruso, N. Bicho, Z. Zilhão, N. and Soler. "Paleoclimate and Intersite Correlations from Late Pleistocene/Holocene Cave Sites: Results from Southern Europe." Geoarchaeology 16 (2001), pp. 433-463

Petruso, Karl M. Review: Age of Bronze: A Thousand Ships, by Eric Shanower. Bryn Mawr Classical Review (2001-09-43), 2001 (http://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/bmcr/2001/2001-09-43.html)

Petruso, Karl M. Review: Measuring and Weighing in Ancient Times. Catalogue of an exhibition at the Reuben and Edith Hecht Museum, University of Haifa. London Times Higher Education Supplement, no. 1522 (Jan. 25, 2002), p. 32

Petruso, Karl M. "Quantal Analysis of Some Mycenaean Balance Weights." METRON: Measuring the Aegean Bronze Age. Proceedings of the IXth International Aegean Conference, Yale University, 18-21 April 2002. Aegaeum, vol. 24 (Liege, 2003), pp. 285-293

Petruso, Karl M. "The Halieis Excavation" (on the Apollo sanctuary, stadium and harbor installations of the submerged classical Greek city). In The Encyclopedia of Underwater Archaeology. Master Seafarers: The Phoenicians and the Greeks. London: Periplus Publishing Company (2003), pp. 79-81

Petruso, Karl M. "How Much Can You Stomach?" Journal of Irreproducible Results 49:2 (March 2005), p. 7

Petruso, Karl M. "The Crossword Puzzle from Hell." Journal of Irreproducible Results 49:4 (July 2005), pp. 6-7

Petruso, Karl M. Review: Age of Bronze: Sacrifice, by Eric Shanower. Bryn Mawr Classical Review (2006-01-04), 2006 (http://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/bmcr/2006/2006-01-04.html)

Petruso, Karl M. "Deconstructing Faculty Doors." Academe 92:1 (January-February 2006), pp. 38-41

Petruso, Karl M. "Balance Weights from the British Excavations at Mycenae," in a volume of Well Built Mycenae, final excavation reports on the site (in press)

Petruso, Karl M. Discussant remarks, colloquium on "Deconstructing and Reconstructing Albanian Archaeology," annual meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America, 2002 (in press)

Petruso, Karl M. "Archaeology and 'Discoveries' Sites." In David Buisseret, ed., The Oxford Companion to Exploration. Oxford: Oxford University Press (2007), vol. I,pp. 62-3

Petruso, Karl M. Metrological analysis of ancient balance weights from the Mycenaean fountain house on the north slope of the Acropolis at Athens (in preparation)

Petruso, Karl M. Critical analysis of the depiction of cavemen in popular culture in the U.S. (in preparation)

PROFESSIONAL PRESENTATIONS AND INVITED LECTURES (SELECTED)

"The Column of Trajan and the Continuity of Epic Tradition in Classical Antiquity," at the Tenth Annual Graduate Student Seminar of the Art Institute of Chicago, 18 April 1975

"Systems of Weight in the Mycenaean World," at the annual meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America, Washington, D.C., 30 December 1975

"Fractional Quantities in Linear A and Linear B: The Archaeological Evidence," at the annual meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America, New York, 30 December 1976

"The Earliest Systems of Weight in the Aegean," at the American School of Classical Studies at Athens, 3 March 1977

"Trojan Systems of Weight and their Affinities," at the IVth International Colloquium on Aegean Prehistory, University of Sheffield, England, 16 April 1977

"Minoan Weight Metrology: New Perspectives on Aegean Trade in the Second Millennium B.C.," at the University of Illinois at Chicago, 27 April 1978

"Bronze Age Trade in the Cyclades: The Metrological Evidence," in a colloquium on the prehistoric archaeology of the Cycladic Islands, at the annual meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America, Vancouver, 30 December 1978

"Bronze Age Metrology and Trade in the Aegean," at the Cambridge Archaeological Seminar, Harvard University, 14 February 1979; and at the University of Pennsylvania, 16 April 1979

"The Ancient Harbor of Marea near Alexandria, Egypt," at the annual meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America, New Orleans, 28 December 1980

"Balance Weights from the Cape Gelidonya Shipwreck: A Re-Examination," at the annual meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America, New Orleans, 28 December 1980

"The Byzantine Harbor at Marea near Alexandria, Egypt," at the Seventh Annual Byzantine Studies Conference, Boston, 13 November 1981

"Excavations at Marea, Egypt, 1979-1981," at the Cambridge Archaeological Seminar, Harvard University, April 1982

"Castro de Lanhoso: An Iron Age Hillfort in Northern Portugal," at the annual meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America, Philadelphia, 29 December 1982

"Some Problems in the Archaeology of Northwestern Iberia during the Iron Age," North Shore (Long Island) Society of the Archaeological Institute of America, May 1983

"Mathematics, Metrology, and Economics in the Prehistoric Eastern Mediterranean," at the American Center, Nicosia, Cyprus, 9 April 1985

"Economic Notes on Wool Production in Second Millennium B.C. Crete and Mesopotamia," at the annual meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America, Washington, D.C., 29 December 1985

"Doing Ancient Metrology," at Dartmouth College, 13 November 1986

"Late Cypriot Weight Metrology in its Near Eastern Context," at the annual meeting of the American Schools of Oriental Research, Atlanta, 22 November 1986

"Topics in Ancient Metrology," at Indiana University, Bloomington, 27 October 1988

"Marea: A Byzantine City in Northwestern Egypt," at the Arlington Museum of Art, Arlington, Texas, 16 February 1991

"Metrological Perspectives on Trade in the Bronze Age Eastern Mediterranean," at the Albanian Academy of Sciences, Tiranë, Albania, 24 August 1991

"Albania from the Inside," University of Texas at Arlington, 3 October 1991

"Albania: Past, Present, and Future," address to Phi Beta Delta (Honor Society for International Scholars), 27 March 1992

"'Where is the property of the nations that came before us?': Notes on Islamic Archaeology," in the Spring University Lecture Series, University of Texas at Arlington, 2 April 1992

"Archaeological Investigations in Sarandë District, Albania, 1992," at the annual meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America, New Orleans, 30 December 1992

"Archaeological Research in Southern Albania" (with F. Harrold and B. Ellwood). Poster session, 58th annual meeting of the Society for American Archaeology, St. Louis, 15 April 1993

"Archaeological Investigations in Sarandë District, Albania, 1993" (with F. Harrold and B. Ellwood), at the annual meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America, Washington, DC, 28 December 1993

"New Light on the Old Stone Age of Albania," at an international symposium, "An Unknown Territory: The Art and Architecture of Albania in a Balkan Context," University of Minnesota, 14-17 April 1994

"Archaeological Research at Konispol Cave, Albania" (with B. Ellwood and F. Harrold), at the 59th Annual Meeting of the Society for American Archaeology, Anaheim, California, 19 April 1994

"Exploring the Stone Age of Albania," at Southern Methodist University, Dallas, 20 April 1994

"The Konispol Cave: New Light on the Palaeolithic of Southern Albania" (with B. Ellwood, F. Harrold, and M. Korkuti), at the First International Conference on the Palaeolithic of Greece and Adjacent Areas, Ioannina, Greece, 6-11 September 1994

"Multidisciplinary Research into the Stone Age of Southern Albania" (with B. Ellwood and F. Harrold). Conference on Science and Archaeology: Towards an Interdisciplinary Approach to Studying the Past, Harvard University, 14-16 October 1994

"Excavations at the Konispol Cave, Albania, 1994" (with B. Ellwood and F. Harrold), at the annual meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America, Atlanta, 29 December 1994

"Paleoclimate and Archaeological Site Assessment Using Magnetic Susceptibility of Sediments from Sites in the United States and Europe" (with B. Ellwood, H. Dibble, S. McPherron and P. Chase), at the 61st Annual Meeting of the Society for American Archaeology, New Orleans, April 1996

Invited respondent, panel on Small Classics Departments and Programs, at the annual meeting of the American Philological Association/Archaeological Institute of America, New York, 29 December 1996

"Interedisciplinary Archaeology at the Konispol Cave: An Experiment," at the international symposium "Fifty Years of Albanian Archaeology," Tiranë, Albania, 11 November 1998

"Trade in the Bronze Age Aegean: A Survey of the Metrological Evidence," at the Archaeological Institute of America Symposium on Ancient Mariners, Houston, 24 April 1999

"Trend and Transition in the Stratigraphic Record of Konispol Cave, Albania: Merging Environmental and Archaeological Data Sets" (with J. Schuldenrein, B. Ellwood, F. Harrold and J. Hansen). Annual meeting of the Society for American Archaeology, Philadelphia, April 5-9, 2000

"Weight Measurement in Late Mycenaean Greece: An Empirical Study," at the annual meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America, Philadelphia, 4 January 2002

Invited discussant, colloquium on "Deconstructing and Reconstructing Albanian Archaeology," annual meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America, 5 January 2002

"Quantal Analysis of Some Mycenaean Balance Weights," at the 9th International Aegean Conference, METRON: Measuring the Aegean Bronze Age, Yale University, 21 April 2002

"Metrological Reflections on World-Systems Theory," at the annual meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America, New Orleans, 5 January 2003

"Ancient Metrology and Modern Globalization: Notes on a Bronze Age World System," at the First Conference on Early Economic Developments, University of Copenhagen, 31 August-1 September 2006

"Ancient Egyptian Tropes in Archaeological Documentaries," at the Fourth Biennial Conference on the Documentary Tradition, Dallas, Texas,  10 November, 2006 (proposed and moderated the session, entitled "Orientalism Redux: the East in Documentary Films")

National lecturer for the Archaeological Institute of America, addressing local societies in California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Illinois, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Nebraska, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin, Manitoba, Ontario, and Quebec (1982, 1983, 1984, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2000, 2001 and 2003)

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

Archaeological Institute of America: Secretary-Treasurer of the Central Indiana Society, 1973-75; member of the Program Committee, Boston Society, 1979-83; Treasurer of the Boston Society, 1979-82; member of the National Archives Committee, 1983-86; President of the Dallas-Fort Worth Society, 1993-97 and 2001-03; CIS/Eastern European Committee, 1995- ; Cultural Properties Legislation and Policy Subcommittee, 1996-99; National Lecture Program Committee, 1997-2003; nominee for national Vice President for Professional Responsibilities, 1998; Organizing Committee for national meeting, Dallas-Fort Worth Society, 1999

Society of Professional Archaeologists (certified in Field Research and Teaching categories)
American Anthropological Association
Comité International pour la Métrologie Historique
Phi Beta Delta (International Honor Society), Epsilon Chapter: Treasurer, 1994-95; Vice President, 1995-96; President, 1996-97
Shoqata Arkeologjike Shqiptare (Archaeological Society of Albania)
Sigma Xi (Scientific Research Society), University of Texas at Arlington Chapter (Vice President, 1998-2000; President, 2000-03; Treasurer 2003-05)

PROFESSIONAL SERVICE

Center for Materials Research in Archaeology and Ethnology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1978-84; Admissions Committee for C.M.R.A.E. Summer Institutes, 1982, 1983, 1984
Editorial Consultant for Nestor, a comprehensive monthly bibliography of scholarship in Aegean prehistory, 1978-87
Sometime referee for grant applications in archaeology, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Science Foundation, National Geographic Society, Wenner-Gren Foundation, L.S.B. Leakey Foundation, American Philosophical Society, Archaeological Institute of America, and MacDonald Institute for Archaeological Research (Cambridge, UK)
Sometime referee and panelist for review of Collaborative Research, Challenge Grant and Fellowship applications at independent research institutions, National Endowment for the Humanities
Sometime referee for manuscripts submitted to the American Journal of Archaeology, Antiquity, the Journal of Field Archaeology, Terrae Incognitae, Stanford University Press, and Hesperia supplementary volumes
Research consultant to Saveur magazine on the ancient history of food, 2004-
Visiting evaluator, American Research Center in Egypt, Cairo, November 2004
Member, Committee on International Education, National Collegiate Honors Council, 2005-
Member, Travel and Funding Committee, Great Plains Honors Council, 2005-
Chair and commentator, session on Middle Eastern Learning and British Occupation, Annual Meeting of the Western Conference on British Studies, Dallas, Texas, October 20, 2006
Member, University of Texas System Global Initiative Task Force, 2006-

COURSES TAUGHT

Principles of Archaeology
Great Discoveries in Archaeology
Survey of Old World Prehistory
Greek Civilization (regular and honors sections)
Archaeology of Classical Civilizations
Archaeology of Greece
Topography and Monuments of Greece (study abroad)
Archaeology of the Prehistoric Aegean
Archaeology of Egypt
Archaeology of the Ancient Near East
Mediterranean Prehistory
Archaeological Theory and Method
Archaeological Field Methods: Survey and Excavation (in situ)
Survey of Western Art: Stone Age through Roman Empire
The Greek Sanctuary
Archaeology and Early History of Scotland (study abroad)
Archaeology and Early History of Ireland (study abroad)
Archaeology and Early History of France (study abroad)
Graduate seminars in: Aegean prehistory, Anatolian prehistory, Cypriot prehistory, Greek archaeology of the Iron Age, archaeology of exploration, travel and trade

ARCHAEOLOGICAL FIELD EXPERIENCE

Franchthi Cave excavations, Greece, 1969, 1973, 1974
Halieis underwater excavations, Greece, 1970, 1971
Argolid Exploration Project, Greece, 1972
Halieis land excavations, Greece, 1974, 1975
Ayia Irini excavations, Greece, 1976, 1977
Marea excavations, Egypt (co-director), 1979, 1980, 1981
Castro de Lanhoso excavations, Portugal (director), 1982
Konispol Cave excavations, Albania (American co-director), 1992-98