COMMUNITY/APPLIED PROJECTS Current Identifying Greenlandic Heritage Short Course
Collaboration with Dr. Hans Harmsen, National Heritage Resources Manager at the Greenland National Museum & Archives and Dr. Alice Watterson, Archaeologist and Digital Artist at the University of Iceland.
2021 Visualizing Greenland’s Cultural Heritage: Local perspectives, global engagements
Collaboration with Nunatta Katersugaasivia Allagaateqarfialu (Greenland National Museum & Archives), Sisimiut Katersugaasiviat (Sisimiut Museum) and The University of Dundee 3DVisLab
A Virtual Field Trip: Anthropology, climate change, and digital heritage in Greenland
Teaching and learning project funded by the Lougheed Center for Applied Learning, SUNY Potsdam
Experiential eLearning program supplementing student impact project design (focused on societal or industry need of choice)
ACADEMIC RESEARCH PROJECTS 2019 The Truth in the Teeth: Tracking child tributes through dental isotope analysis.
Undergraduate student research project (with Erin Blincoe, Eastern Oregon University) funded by the Eastern Oregon University Foundation in collaboration with Muzeul Național al Banatului
2018 Cranial Non-Metric Trait Variation in an Early Modern Vlach Population from Croatia
Undergraduate student research project (with Sophia Wu, University at Buffalo) in collaboration with Antropološki centar Hrvatske akademije znanosti i umjetnosti (the Anthropological Centre - Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts).
2017 Migration, Conversion, and the Creation of an Identity in Southeast Europe: A Biological Distance and Strontium Isotope Analysis of Ottoman Communities in Romania, Hungary, and Croatia
PhD Dissertation funded by the National Science Foundation Grant #1642007 , in collaboration with Muzeul Național al Banatului (National Museum of Banat in Timişoara, Romania), Antropološki centar Hrvatske akademije znanosti i umjetnosti (the Anthropological Centre - Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts), Magyar Nemzeti Múzeum (Hungarian National Museum), Szekszárdi Wosinsky Mór Múzeum (Wosinsky Mór County Museum in Szekszárd, Hungary), The American Museum of Natural History, and the Isotope Geochemistry Lab , University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill.