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Brittany Mistretta

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Graduate Student

Mailbox: Turlington Hall Rm 1112, PO Box 117305, Gainesville, FL 32611-7305


  • Ph.D., Anthropology, University of Florida (in progress)
  • M.A., Anthropology, The Catholic University of America, 2015
  • B.A., Anthropology, University of Florida, 2012




Dr. Keegan

Research Interests

Caribbean Archaeology, Ritual, Zooarchaeology, Museum Studies

Selected Publications

Mistretta, Brittany A. 2019 Grenada’s Extinct Rice Rats (Oryzomyini): Zooarchaeological Evidence for Taxonomic Diversity. Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports 24:71-79


Grants, Fellowships, and Awards

  • Bullen Award for Student Excellence in Research, FLMNH 2019
  • James C. Waggoner Jr. Grants-in-Aid 2018
  • Center for Latin American Studies Field Research Grant 2018
  • First Prize, Anthropology Department Research Exhibition Poster Award 2018
  • Yazdi Scholarship Award, 2016-2017
  • Grinter Fellowship, 2016-2019