Megan Kassabaum

Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Weingarten Assistant Curator for North America

Phone:
215-898-4034
Email:

University Museum Room 434

Education

PhD University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

BA Beloit College

Office Hours

By Appointment

Research Interests

Archaeology of North America, Southeast; Prehistoric Archaeology, Woodland Period; the Native South; Monument Construction and Communal Ritual; Food and Feasting; Ceramic Technology.

Selected Publications

Courses Taught

ANTH001: Archaeology: Window to the Human Past (syllabus

ANTH128: Peopling Prehistory: The Archaeology of Native North America (syllabus

ANTH267/567: Living World in Archaeological Science (syllabus)

ANTH549: Monuments and Memory: Topics in Archaeological Method and Theory (syllabus

ANTH600: Contemporary Archaeology in Theory (syllabus)

Affiliations

Anthropology Department Faculty

Weingarten Assistant Curator, American Section, University Museum

Center for Ancient Studies (Associated Scholar, Faculty Advisory Board, Executive Committee)

Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies/Alice Paul Center for Research on Gender, Sexuality, and Women (Affiliated Faculty)

Interests

Subfield

Faculty Status