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Associate Professor of Anthropology
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Eckerd College
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St. Petersburg, FL 33711

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Scott BurnettScott Burnett
Associate Professor of Anthropology

Ph.D. in Anthropology; Arizona State University, Tempe.
M.A. in Bioarchaeology; Arizona State University, Tempe.
B.A. in Anthropology; Texas A&M University, College Station.

Interests: bioarchaeology, dental anthropology, paleopathology, skeletal variation
Geographic areas: Africa, Caribbean, Southwest U.S.

Jessie FlyJessie K. Fly
Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Ph.D. in Anthropology; University of Georgia
B.A. in Biology; Hendrix College

Interests: environmental anthropology, food security, medical anthropology, ethnobotany
Geographic areas: Southeast Asia, Southeast U.S.

Allan MeyersAllan Meyers
Professor of Anthropology
Chapin Faculty Fellow, 2014-2015

Ph.D., Texas A&M University, Anthropology
M.A., University of Alabama, Anthropology
B.A., Centre College, Anthropology/Sociology & Spanish

Interests: historical archaeology, cultural landscapes, ethnohistory, human ecology
Geographic areas: Yucatan, Caribbean, Southeast U.S.

Lorena MihokLorena Mihok
Visiting Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Ph.D. candidate in Anthropology, University of South Florida
M.A. in Latin American and Caribbean Studies, University of South Florida
B.A. in Art History, Columbia University

Interests: historical archaeology, ethnohistory, codices, contact period
Geographic areas: Caribbean, Mesoamerica

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