The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Environment and Energy Expertise

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Research focuses on cultural heritage, archaeology, hunter-gatherers, the origins of agriculture, origins of social complexity, technological organization, ceramic ecology, geoarchaeology, cultural resource management, and Native peoples of northeastern North America.

Email | Phone: 413.545.5939

Conducts ethnographic research in Hungary, Portugal, and the United States. Projects include a study of environmental activists in Hungary and examination of the links between racism, environment, and health in Hungarian Romani "Gypsy" communities.

Email | Phone: (413) 577-0661