Caitlynn Filla

Graduate Student Email: cfilla@ufl.edu CV Education Ph.D. Anthropology, University of Florida, In Progress M.S. Anthropology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2016 B.S. Zoology, North Carolina State University, 2014 B.A. Anthropology, North Carolina State University, 2014 Subfield Biological Anthropology Chair Dr. Kim Valenta Research Interests My research interests are in the gut microbiomes of wild lemur populations, the effects […]

Ava Downing

Graduate Student Email: avadowning@ufl.edu CV Education Ph.D. M.A. Anthropology, University of Florida, In Progress B.S. Political Science, University of South Carolina, 2019 Subfield Cultural Chair Dr. Richard Stepp Dr. Catherine Tucker Research Interests My core research interest is in studying human-environment interactions centered in food plant cultivation practices and their long-term effects on biodiversity, ecosystem and […]

Emilee McGann

Graduate Student Email: emcgann@ufl.edu CV: Education Ph.D. M.A. Anthropology, University of Florida, In Progress B.A. Anthropology, Florida State University, 2017 B.A. International Affairs (Concentration in History), Florida State University, 2017 Subfield Archaeology Chair Dr. Susan deFrance Research Interests Pleistocene landscape reconstruction; Zooarchaeology; late Pleistocene paleontology; subsistence; Geoarchaeology; Southeastern archaeology; submerged archaeology Selected Publications   Grants, Fellowships, […]

Charles Barstow

Graduate Student Email: c.barstow@ufl.edu Education Ph.D. Anthropology, University of Florida, In Progress M.A. Gastronomy: Food in the World, University of Gastronomic Sciences of Pollenzo, 2017 B.A. Anthropology, Connecticut College, 2012 Subfield Cultural Anthropology Chair Dr. John Richard Stepp Research Interests Ecological and environmental anthropology; ethnobiology; biocultural diversity; pastoralism and transhumance; mountain peoples; agroecology; agrobiodiversity and endangered […]

Anthony P. Farace

Graduate Student Email: afarace@ufl.edu CV Education Ph.D. Anthropology, University of Florida, In Progress M.S. Archaeological Sciences, University College London, 2019 M.A. Anthropology, Southern Illinois University Carbondale, 2018 B.A. Anthropology, University of Missouri – St. Louis, 2015 Subfield Archaeology Chair Dr. Neill Wallis Research Interests North American Archaeology; Mississippian Archaeology; Communities of Practice; Craft Production; Ceramic Technology; […]

Autumn Rose

Graduate Student Email: autumnrose@ufl.edu CV Education Ph.D. M.A. Anthropology, University of Florida, In Progress B.A. Anthropology, Elon University, 2019 Subfield Archaeology Chair Dr. Kitty Emery Research Interests Zooarchaeology; human-animal relationships; vertebrate evolution; human induced-environmental change Selected Publications   Grants, Fellowships, and Awards  

Juliana Rubinatto Serrano

  Graduate Student Email: julianarubinatto@ufl.edu Education Ph.D. M.A. Anthropology, University of Florida, In Progress B.A. Anthropology, Wake Forest University, 2020 Subfield Archaeology Chair   Research Interests Zooarchaeology; animal-human relationship; subsistence and food; landscape archaeology; community archaeology; heritage and heritage preservation; South American archaeology; Brazilian archaeology Selected Publications   Grants, Fellowships, and Awards Richter Scholarship for Independent […]

Lisa Matthies-Barnes

Graduate Student Email: lisamatthiesb@ufl.edu CV Education Ph.D. Anthropology, University of Florida, In Progress M.A. Anthropology, University of Florida, In Progress Historical Archaeology, University of West Florida, 2020 B.A. Anthropology, University of Florida, 2016 Subfield Archaeology Chair Dr. James Davidson Research Interests Black and African-diaspora archaeology; consumerist archaeology; generational trauma, materiality, critical and critical race theory; landscape […]

Anne Marie Medema

  Graduate Student Email: amedema@ufl.edu Education Ph.D. M.A. Anthropology, University of Florida, In Progress B.A. Biology, Latin American, Caribbean, and Iberian Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2017 Subfield Cultural Anthropology Chair   Research Interests Ethnobotany; environmental anthropology; traditional ecological knowledge; conservation Selected Publications    

Lorena Romero Leal

  Graduate Student Email: k.romeroleal@ufl.edu Education Ph.D. Anthropology, University of Florida, In Progress M.A. Latin American Studies, Leiden University, 2018 (Cum Laude) B.A. Anthropology, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, 2016 B.A. Sociology, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, 2014 Subfield Cultural Anthropology Latin American Studies Chair Dr. Catherine Tucker Research Interests Latin American Studies, Gender and Feminist studies, Amazon […]