M.A. University of Nebraska, 1981
Associate Director of the NPS Midwest Archaeological Center (MWAC)
Nebraska State Historical Society
P.O. Box 82554
Lincoln, Nebraska 68501
Phone: (402) 471-4789
Major Research Interests:
Late Prehistoric-Historic Culture Change, Subsistence Strategies, Paleoecological Reconstruction, Cultural Resource Management, Public Archaeology
Recent and Representative Publications:
Plains Woodland Complexes of Western Kansas and Adjacent Portions of Nebraska and Colorado. Kansas Archaeology (edited by R. Hoard and W. Banks). In preparation. University Press of Kansas.
"Eagle Ridge and Early 18th Century Indian-European Relations in Eastern Nebraska". Nebraska State Historical Society Publications in Anthropology 13. Lincoln. In preparation (with G.F. Carlson).
"Environmental and Cultural Variation in the Nebraska Sand Hills Region". In Islands in the Plains (edited by M. Kornfeld and A. Osborn), University of Utah Press. (with A. Koch) .
"Faunal Remains In The Late Woodland Component of the Stauffer Site, 23CO499". Plains Anthropologist Memoir 35.
"Culture, Environment and Bison Populations on the Late Prehistoric and Early Historic Central Plains". Plains Anthropologist 40(152).
"Source Determination of White River Silicates from Two Archeological Sites" (with R. Hoard, S. Holen, M. Glascock, H. Neff, and M. Elam). American Antiquity 58(4).
University of Nebraska-Lincoln Archeological Field School (1989, 1995, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003)
Graduate seminar in zooarcheology , University of Nebraska-Lincoln (1998, 2000, 2002, 2003)