Conference Papers and Invited Lectures

Conference Papers and Invited Lectures

2018    “The Early Agricultural Period at La Playa, Mexico, A Geoarchaeological Investigation.” Paper to be presented at the 83rd Annual Society for American Archaeology Conference. Washington, D.C.

2017    “Optically Stimulated Luminescence Dating on Ancient Irrigation Canals in Sonora, Mexico.” Poster presented at the 129th Geological Society of America Conference. Seattle, Washington.

2017    “Advancements and Prospects in Geoarchaeology Today: The SAA GIG at 20.” 82nd Annual Society for American Archaeology Conference. Discussant.

2017    “Stratigraphic Investigation of the Early Agricultural Period Irrigation Canals at La Playa, Sonora, Mexico.” Poster presented at the 45th Annual University of Arizona Geoscience Symposium.

2016    “Cross-Mended Ceramic Sherds as a Proxy for Depositional Processes at Two Late Archaic Shell Rings in Coastal Georgia.” Poster presented at the 73rd Annual Southeastern Archaeological Conference. Athens, Georgia. Co-authored with Matthew Sanger and Victor Thompson.

2016    “Geoarchaeological Investigation of the Early Agricultural Period Irrigation Canals and Stratigraphy at the La Playa Site in Sonora, Mexico.” Poster presented at the 128th Geological Society of America Conference.

2016    “Magnetic Gradiometry in the Spatial Reconstruction of the Early Agricultural Period Canal System at La Playa, Mexico.” Paper presented at the 81st Annual Society for American Archaeology Conference. Orlando, Florida.

2016    “Anthropogenic Influences on Terrace Soil Development at Tumamoc Hill.” Poster presented at 15th Biennial Southwest Symposium. Tucson, Arizona. Coauthored with Todd Pitezel and James T. Watson.

2015    “Using Geology to Investigate Archaeological Problems: Examples from Northwest Mexico.” Invited lecture at California State University East Bay, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences (April 27, 2015).

2015    “Determining Construction Materials and Soil Formation Processes at a Burial Mound in Northwest Mexico Using Soil Micromorphology.” Paper presented at the 80th Annual Society for American Archaeology Conference. San Francisco, California.

2014    “Early Agricultural Period Floodplain Reconstruction: Survey of Irrigation Canals at the La Playa Site, Sonora, Mexico.” Paper presented at the 126th Geological Society of America Conference. Vancouver, Canada.

2013   “Micromorphology in a Coastal Setting: Issues with Preservation of Anthropogenic Materials.” Paper presented at the 125th Geological Society of America Conference. Denver, Colorado.

2012    “Experimenting with Ceramic Rehydroxylation: Results and Applications of Stratigraphic Soil Testing.” Poster presented at the 77th Annual Society for American Archaeology Conference. Memphis, Tennessee.

2011    “Mapping the Mission: An Integrated Geochemical and Geophysical Analysis of Site Structure at 17th –century Mission Santa Catalina de Guale.” Paper presented at the 76th Annual Society for American Archaeology Conference. Sacramento, California. Co-authored with Elliot Blair.

2010    “Soil Temperature and Ceramic Rehydroxylation Study at St. Catherines Island, GA.” Poster presented at the 67th Annual Southeastern Archaeological Conference. Lexington, Kentucky.

2009    Caldwell IV Conference: Geoarchaeology of St. Catherines Island, Georgia. Invited participant. St. Catherines Island, GA.