Department Chair

Timothy McAndrews  Profile of Timothy McAndrews  Office hours

435A Wimberly Hall

Specialty areas:

South American/Andean Archaeology, Rise of Complex Society, Origins of Urbanism, Sedentary Village-Based Adaptations

Academic Department Associate

Archaeology and Anthropology Faculty

David Anderson  Profile of David Anderson  Office hours

Associate Professor
432D Wimberly Hall

Specialty areas:

Egyptian archaeology, Late Prehistoric period Native America, origins of complex society, technology in archaeology, 3D documentation of archaeological remains.

Constance Arzigian  Profile of Constance Arzigian  Office hours

Teaching Professor
336C Wimberly Hall

Specialty areas:

Midwest Archaeology, Paleoethnobotany, Environmental Archaeology, Physical Anthropology

Vincent Her  Profile of Vincent Her  Office hours

Associate Professor
437I Wimberly Hall

Specialty areas:

Cultural Anthropology; Anthropology of Religion; Ritual and Mortuary Studies; Peoples and Cultures of Southeast Asia; Hmong/Hmong American Studies

Christine Hippert  Profile of Christine Hippert  Office hours

437L Wimberly Hall

Specialty areas:

anthropology of food, medical anthropology, community development, the social construction and politics of gender/ethnic/racial/national identities, migration, Latin American and Caribbean Studies, public health

Amy Nicodemus  Profile of Amy Nicodemus  Office hours

Associate Professor
437E Wimberly Hall

Specialty areas:

archaeology, zooarchaeology, bioarchaeology, Bronze Age, Europe, complex societies

Elizabeth Peacock  Profile of Elizabeth Peacock  Office hours

Associate Professor
432B Wimberly Hall

Specialty areas:

Sociolinguistics, youth identity and belonging, Eastern Europe, Ukraine, postsocialism, global communication, diasporas and homelands

Heather Walder  Profile of Heather Walder  Office hours

Teaching Assistant Professor
432C Wimberly Hall

Specialty areas:

Great Lakes and Wisconsin archaeology, archaeometry, collaborative research, colonialism, experimental archaeology and technology studies

Mississippi Valley Archaeology Center Staff

Katherine Stevenson  Profile of Katherine Stevenson

Operations Manager
107 Archaeology Center

Specialty areas:

Wisconsin and Midwestern archaeology, Cultural Resource Management (CRM), subsistence and faunal analysis, mortuary site issues, collections management

Bonnie Jancik  Profile of Bonnie Jancik

Outreach Program Coordinator
114 Archaeology Center

Specialty areas:

Archaeology Public Outreach & Development
Public, teacher & precollegiate education, social media & digital presence management, development budget management.

Emeritus Faculty 

James Gallagher (retired 2002)
Sheldon Smith (retired 2005)
James Theler (retired 2009)
Susannah Lloyd (retired  2012) (deceased)
Joseph Tiffany (retired 2013)