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Kristen Walczesky

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Graduate Student


  • Ph.D. Anthropology, University of Florida, In Progress
  • M.S. Illinois State University, 2013
  • B.A. University of South Carolina, 2011




Dr. Susan deFrance

Research Interests

Historical Archaeology, Zooarchaeology, French and English Colonial Studies, Archaeology of the Great Lakes Region and
Canada, Historic Preservation, Indigenous Archaeology, Post-Colonial theory and decolonization practices

Selected Publications

Michelle J. LeFebvre, Geoffrey DuChemin, Susan D. deFrance, William F. Keegan, and Kristen Walczesky 2018 Bahamian Hutus (Geocapromys ingrahami) in the Lucayan Realm: Pre-Columbian Exploitation and Translocation. Environmental Archaeology: The Journal of Human Palaeoecology Vol. 24:2, 211-227


Grants, Fellowships, and Awards

  • UF Graduate School Doctoral Dissertation Completion Award, 2019
  • UF Graduate School Dissertation Travel Award, 2018