Karen McIlvoy

Published: May 18th, 2016

Category: Graduate Students

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Graduate Student

Mailbox: Turlington Hall Rm 1112, PO Box 117305, Gainesville, FL 32611-7305
Email: vaemt@ufl.edu


  • Ph.D., Anthropology, University of Florida (in progress)
  • M.A., University of Florida, 2009
  • B.A., University of Florida, 2005




Dr. Davidson

Research Interests

African-American Diaspora, Plantation Archaeology, Religion, Identity, Creolization

Selected Publications

Davidson, James M. and Karen E. McIlvoy. 2012. New Perspectives with Old Collections: The Potential of Identifying African Spirituality Through a Reappraisal of the Couper Plantation Excavations (1973-74), St. Simon’s Island, Georgia. The Journal of African Diaspora Archaeology and Heritage 1(2): 1-35.


Grants, Fellowships, and Awards

  • Graduate School Alumni Fellowship: Department of Anthropology, University of Florida, 2006 – 2010
  • I-Cubed Teaching Award: Graduate Student Council, University of Florida, 2013
  • James C. Waggoner Jr. Grant-in-Aid, Department of Anthropology, University of Florida, 2014

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