Archaeology

PHD

2013 Holly McKinney Stelton   Taphonomic Analysis of Mink Island (XMK-030) Archaeoichthyofauna: Implications for Zooarchaeological and Biogeochemical Research

2010 Jody Patterson Landscape Structure and Terrain-based Hunting Range Models: Exploring Late Prehistoric Land Use in the Nutzotin Mountains , Southcentral Alaska

2005 Potter, Ben Austin Site Structure and Organization in Central Alaska: Archaeological Investigations at Gerstle River   

1998 Mills, Robin Owen Historical archaeology of Alaskan placer gold mining settlements: evaluating process-pattern relationships

1997 Bigelow, Nancy Horner Late quaternary vegetation and lake level changes in central Alaska

1995 Lewis, Michael A. Technological development and culture change on St. Lawrence Island: a functional typology of toggle harpoon heads

1993  Goebel, Ted E. The middle to upper paleolithic transition in Siberia

Archaeology

MA

2012 Tozzi, Nicole. Commerical Influence on the outer coast Sugpiat
2012 Smith, Gerad. Highland Hunters: Prehistoric Land Use in the Yukon Tanana Uplands
2012 Crawford, Laura. Fuel and Plant Use In Thule Era Houses at Cape Espenberg, Northwest Alaska, AD 1200-1700
2011 Coffman, Sam.   Archaeology at Teklanika West (HEA-001): An Upland Archaeological Site, Central Alaska
2011 Gilbert, Phoebe. Micromorphology, Site Spatial Variation and Patterning, and Climate Change at the Mead Site (XBD-071): A Multi-Component Archaeological Site in Interior Alaska
2009 Whitney, James W. Historical Archaeology of Marion Creek, Alaska : Placer Gold Mining and the Expansion of Capitalism
2009 Dewey, Allie. Mapping Moose: Moose as a proxy for humans in the mapping of stable isotope values in the Tanana valley, Alaska for forensic purposes
2008 Meitl, Sarah J. Timing and Resolution of Denbigh Occupations at Onion Portage , Alaska
2008 Skeete, Luanda. An Analysis of Faunal Remains from the Susitna Hydroelectric Project
2008 Strathe, Cody. Osteometric analysis of archaeologically deposited harbor seal (Phoca vitulina) remains as a method for inferring prehistoric seasonal use at Mink Island, Alaska
2007 Jew, Nicholas. Exchange and Interaction in Western Aleutian Prehistory: The Efficacy of Geochemical Analysis of Lithic Raw Material Procurement on Amchikta Island
2007 Scott Shirar. The Maiyumerak Creek Site (XBM-00131): Late Prehistoric Subsistence and Seasonality in Northwest Alaska
2006 Schulze, Luke E. Gold Rush to Ghost Town: Silver City , an Analysis and Documentation of the Built Landscape - Settlement to Abandonment
2003 Hilsinger, Erik Deforest. Rethinking the Redoubt: Kolmakovskiy Redoubt, a fur trading post on the middle Kuskokwim
2003 Kriz, Peter J., Jr. Viewshed Analysis of Selected Archaeological Sites Within the Philip Smith Quadrangle, Alaska: Implications for the Definition of Site Type and Site Selection.
2003 Reuther, Joshua D .  An analysis of radiocarbon assays produced by three laboratories: a case study on the Croxton site, locality J, northern Alaska
2002 Flannigan, Thomas Howard. Use-wear analysis of experimental stone tools, and a sample of lithics from component I of the Walker Road site
2002 Gutoski, Martin. Yaachox' Bluff: an examination of a rock art site in Interior Alaska and local oral history
2002 Newton, Jennifer Isabel Mary. About Time: Chronological Variation as seen in Burial Features at Ipiutak, Point Hope.
2002 Robertson, Aaron C. The Tingmiukpuk Site (KIR-273) A Prehistoric Site along the Killik River, Alaska
2000 Gelvin-Reymiller, Carol. Freshwater mussels in Interior Alaska wetlands: archaeological, taphonomic, and linguistic perspectives
2000 Grover, Elizabeth D. Analysis of Faunal Remains from Amaknak Bridge , Aleutian Islands
1999 Carrigan, Kohji D. The Croxton site: analysis of lithic tools and debitage
1999 Thornton, Meg. Peregrine Falcons as Taphonomic Agents
1998 Groethe, Jeffrey Blake. Seals of Siraagruk
1997 Adkins, Charles E. Healy Lake Site: Cartridge Analysis
1997 Burdick, Carl Michael. Land Use History of Tanana Basin: A Reconstruction of Timber Use 1901-1923
1997 Ferguson, Daryl E. Gallagher Flint Station, Locality 1 : a reappraisal of proposed late Pleistocene site in the Sagavanirktok River valley, arctic Alaska
1997. Pontti, Elizabeth Brown.   Defining the Denali complex: a comparative study of lithic assemblages from Panguingue Creek and Dry Creek, central Alaska
1997. Potter, Ben Austin. A First Approximation of Ahtna Archaeology
1996 Pearson, Georges A. When is a microblade not a microblade? Theoretical implications of a microdebitage analysis
1995 Gamza, Thomas A. Excavation and Evaluation of Sullivan's Roadhouse (XBD-061), Fort Greely, Alaska , 1994
1994 Dillingham, Frederic W. Pio   Point: A Notched Point and Microblade Site Near Coldfoot, Alaska. Anthropology
1994 Dixon, Roland Gregory. Bibliography-Dena'ina: An Annotated Bibliography
1994 Sweeney, Mary Ann. Excavations and Analysis of a 1920s Historic Inupiat Reindeer Herder's Winter House.1994 Williams, Catherine Margaret. Site Formation in an Ethnohistoric Context
1993 Diab, Mark C. Economic Utility of the Ringed Seal (Phoca hispida): Implications for Arctic Archaeology
1993 Vinson, Dale Martin. T aphonomic analysis of faunal remains from Trail Creek Caves, Seward Peninsula, Alaska
1992 Bigelow, Nancy H. Analysis of Late Quaternary Soils and Sediments in the Nenana Valley, Central Alaska
1992 Higgs, Andrew S. Technological and Spatial Considerations of the Walker Road Site: Implications from a Lithic Refit Study
1992 Mills, Robin O. Radiocarbon Calibration of Archaeological Dates from the Central Gulf of Alaska
1991 Bailey, Berkley B. T he Archaeology of Hagemeister Island, Southwestern Alaska with special emphasis on the Qikertarpak Site (XHI-016)
1991 Simon, James Johnson Koffroth    Mortuary Practices of the Late Kachemak Tradition in Southcentral Alaska: A Perspective from the Crag Point Site, Kodiak Island
1990 Gillispie, Thomas E.  Middle Holocene Climate and Culture Change in the Talkeetna Mountains, Alaska.
1990 Goebel, Frank E. (Ted) Early paleoindian technology in Beringia
1990 Stevenson, Deborah A. Social and Symbolic Implications of Punuk Harpoon Head Ornamentation from St. Lawrence Island, Alaska
1989 Maschner, Herbert Donald Graham. Site structure and prehistoric land use: an analysis of excavations at VAL-216, a late prehistoric site on Tazlina Lake, Alaska
1988 Dilley, Thomas Edward. H olocene tephra stratigraphy and pedogenesis in the middle Susitna river valley, Alaska
1988 Phippen, Peter. Pleistocene-Holocene Boundary Archaeology in the North Alaska Range Foothills: A View from Owl Ridge
1987 Betts, Robert C. Archaeological Investigations at Butte Lake, Alaska: An Inquiry into Alaskan Notched Point-Microblade Assemblages
1987 Desson, Dominique J. Analysis of Alaskan Prehistoric Ceramics
1987 Lively, Ralph A. A Report on Archaeological Research Completed in 1986 at the Chugwater Site (FAI-035) and proposed research for the site in 1987. Report submitted to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Anchorage.
1987 Maxwell, Howard Evan. Archeology of Panguingue Creek
1983 Mason, Owen Kenneth. The role of lithology in defining use and retouch at the Sandy Beach Bay site, Umnak Island
1982 Ketz, James Allen. Paxson Lake: two nineteenth century Ahtna sites in the Copper River Basin, Alaska
1981 Braund, Stephen R. T he skin boats of St. Lawrence Island, Alaska
1981 Hanson, Diane K. Analysis of stone tools from western Chaluka, Umnak Island.
1981 Johnson, Roy Dean. Upper Tanana Athapaskan Fire Ecology
1980 Dale, Rebeca Jane. Analysis of the pane glass from the 1978 excavation of the Baranov Museum, Kodiak , Alaska  
1978 Hoffecker, John Frank. A report to the National Geographic Society and the National Park Service on the potential of the North Alaska Range for archeological sites of Pleistocene age: The North Alaska Range Early Man Project, summary of field research, summer 1978
1978 Smith, George S. Mammalian zooarchaeology, Alaska: a manual for identifying and analyzing mammal bones from archaeological sites in Alaska
1978 West, Charles Eugene. Archeology of the Birches Site, Lake Minchumina , Alaska
1978 Short, Kevin MacEwen. Archaeology of Japan
1977 Arndt, Katherine Louise.  The structure of cache pits at GUL-077, a late prehistoric archaeoogical site near Gulkana, Alaska
1977 Fetter, Sharon.  The analysis and description of an archaeological site (K-9) near Cathedral Mountain, Alaska and the site's relationship to the Kayuk Complex
1977 Plaskett, David Charles. The Nenana River Gorge Site: A Late Prehistoric Athapaskan Camp Site in Central Alaska
1977 Smith, Timothy Alan. Obsidian Hydration as an Independent Dating Technique
1974 Holmes, Charles Edgar. The archaeology of Bonanza Creek valley, north central Alaska
1974 Stevens, Edward T. Alaskan petroglyphs and pictographs
1972 Bacon, Glenn H. Archaeological survey and excavation near Murphy Lake in the Arctic foothills, northern Alaska
1972 Derry, David E. The archaeology and anthropology of a recent Eskimo habitation at Prudhoe Bay, Alaska
1972 Dixon, Edward James, Jr. The Gallagher Glint Station: an early man site on the North Slope, arctic Alaska
1972 Heiner, Virginia E. Aleutian Island sites

Biological

MA

2012 Roger Arenas. Regional variation in mandibular morphology in the prehistoric Japanese populations of the Jōmon and Okhotsk.
2012 Clarissa Dicke. Dental Morpholoy of Copper Age Europe
2012 Brianna Horwath Diet and Affinity From The Middle Neolithic To Early Bronze Age, Estremadura, Portugal: A Comparison Of Human Dental Remains From Feteira II And Bolores
2012 Maegen Ellicot. Urban and Rural Health in the Medieval Moravian State 
2007 Nick Corduan. Whence these Farmers? Bioarchaeology and the Advent of Agriculture in West Mexico
2006 Denton, Nora. Osteological Stress Markers and Habitual Behaviors: Anyalyzing the Connection at Hierakonpolis , Egypt
2002 Goodman, Edward Augustus. Using histomorphometric traits of bone microarchitecture in the determination of biological affinity
2002 Matovich, Jeanette L. Health in Predynastic Egypt: Assessing the Overall Health of a Working Class Population, Based on Skeletal Indicators, at Hierakonpolis
1999 Cobb, Janice Cori. Ancient DNA Recovered by a Non-Destructive Method
1997 Lane, Robert W. The Biomechanics of Eskimo Cranio-facial Morphology
1996 Steen, Susan. Interpretation of Musculoskeletal Stress Markers among the Peoples of Golovin Bay
1995 Jurgensen, Laura K. Mandibular Torus Variation in the Norse Vikings
1991 Petersen, Carole D. Osteoporosis: Radiographic Examination of Femora from Protohistoric Native Skeletal Populations of Alaska
1990 Halffman, Carrin M. The formation of palatine and mandibular tori among prehistoric Eskimo and Aleut populations 
1990 Street, Steven Richard. A study of historic Yup'ik mortuary variability
1987 Orth, Geoffrey C. Fishing strategies among southeast Alaskan salmon seiners  
1982 Noss, John Frederick A. demographic profile of rural Alaska, 1980
1981 Morehouse, Karen Bornfleth. Alaska Native diet and nutrition: an ethnohistorical view
1980 Dale, Rachel Joan. Recency of Otitis Media Among Eskimo Populations
1978 Davidson, Barry J. Title N/A
1977 Stocklin, Brian Flynn. Demography of Prehistoric, Protohistoric, and Modern Alaskan Eskimos
1974 Utermohle, Charles J. Analysis of Eskimo dental attrition by progression of dentine exposure

Cultural

PhD

2012 Elizabeth Marino. Losing Ground: The Relocation of Shishmaref, Alaska, a Socio-cultural Study
2012 Andreas Droulias Social Benefits and Cultural Consequences of Basketball in Alaska
2011 Stacey Fritz DEW Line Passage: Tracing the Legacies of Arctic Militarization
2010 Medeia Csoba-DeHass Russian Orthodoxy, Religious Syncretism, and Ethnic Identity amoung the Alutiiq of the Kenai Peninsula
2010 Wisniewski, Josh. Come on Ugzruk, Have Mercy: Experience, Relationality, and Knowing in Kigiqtaamiut Hunting and Ethnography
2009 Meadow, Alison M. Community Gardens in Urban Alaska : Urban Planning and Community Sustainability from the Roots Up
2009 Pratt, Kenneth LNuniwarmiut Land Use, Settlement History and Socio-Territorial Organization, 1880-1960
2008 Rasmus, Stacy M. Indigenous Emotional Economies in Alaska, Surviving Youth in the Village
2007 Yamin-Pasternak, Sveta. Beringia through the Myco-Scope: History, Mushrooms, and Cross-Cultural Encounters. Now at Research Faculty at UAF.
2006 Holzlehner, Tobias. City of Shadows : Border economies, informal markets and organized crime in Vladivostok and the Russian Far East. Startiung at Western Ontario in Fall 2012. 
2004 Cusack-McVeigh, Holly. Stories Find You: Narratives of Place in a Central Yup'ik Community
2003 Koskey, Michael Stephen. Cultural Activity and Market Enterprise : A Circumpolar Comparison of Reindeer Herding Communities at the End of the 20th Century
2001 Martin, Cydny. Mediated identity and negotiated tradition: The Inupiaq atigi, 1850--2000
1999  Kingston, Deanna M. Returning: twentieth century performances of the King Island Wolf Dance
1998 Simon, James Johnson Koffroth. Twentieth century Inupiaq Eskimo reindeer herding on northern Seward Peninsula, Alaska
1996  Arndt, Katherine Louise. Dynamics of the fur trade on the middle Yukon River , Alaska , 1839 to 1868, now at UAF Rasmussen Library
1995 Desson, Dominique. Masked rituals of the Kodiak Archipelago
1993 Partnow, Patricia Hartley. Aluutiiq ethnicity
1989  Andrews, Elizabeth Frances. The Akilmiut: Territorial dimensions of a Yup'ik Eskimo society

Cultural

MA

2012 Oxana Yashchenko. Sea-Mammal Hunting and community well-being in Contemporary Chukotka: Two Case Studies
2012 Cori Bender. Contemporary Inuit Political  Identity and Transnational  Processes
2010   Beth Mikow.   Negotiating Change: An Overview of Relocations in Alaska with Detailed Consideration of Kaktovik
2009   Vanek, Susan.   The Government of Hunting: the Language of Regulation and its Effect on Hunters
2009   Degai, Tatiana.   Places of Significance in Itelmen Country
2009   Geml, Johanna.   "Krigsbarn" of Norway: A Transnational Ethnography of Human Rights Implications of Children as Product of War Sex
2008   Antohin, Alexandra S.     Challenges of being Orthodox in Russia: Education as Missionization in Magaden
2008   Neighbors, Andrea K.  Rethinking Oliver Twist – Imagination and Contemporary Russian and American Adoption Practices
2008   Gill-Horton, Amy E.  An Examination of the Chinese Community and Changing Social Spaces in South Belfast, Northern Ireland
2007   Klistoff, Alysa. Weapon, Tool, or Art? The Eskimo Yo-Yo as a Commodified Arctic Bola and Marker of Cultural Identity
2007   Loring, Philip.   Managers are from Mars, activists are from Venus: examining the gap between institutional and grass roots sustainability initiatives
2007   Salganek, Maya.   Honoring the Gift: Celebration, Ceremony, and Community in Tikigaq , Alaska
2005   Antohin, Esther. Sellassie   Imagining Ityoppia: Ethiopians in the diaspora and Rastafarianism
2004   Ikuta, Hiroko.   "We Dance Because We are Iñupiat" -- Iñupiaq Dance in Barrow: Performance and Identity
2004   Sakurai, Takashi. Kuuvaum Kaŋiani: Where the River Begins (film)
2002   Biddison, Dawn Drake.   Representation and marginalization: a case study from contemporary Alaska Native art
2001   Longan, Tiffany J.   Eating Yup'ik: food trends in Southwestern Alaska
2001   Raymond-Yakoubien, Julie Margaret.   They left their teacups full and their zeniths in the house: Innoko River population movements and migrations
2000   Raymond-Yakoubian, Brenden.   Lived ethnicity: identity, consciousness, and discursive practice in Grayling, Alaska
2000   Davis, Brian Leroy.   Geographic patterns of seal hunting in southeast Alaska , 1992-94
1999   Austin, Kenneth Frank.   The changing vista of the northern Northwest Coast Indian Deer Ritual
1999   Brakel, Judith T.   A maritime sense of place: southeast Alaska fishermen and mainstream   nature ideologies
1999   Linn, Angela.   Not Just a Pretty Face: Dolls and Human Figurines in Alaska Native Cultures
1999   McIntosh, Stacie J.   Nausiaq = plant?: Ethnobotanical classification in Shismaref , Alaska
1999   Tozzi, Louis M.   Semester in the Arctic: in search of organizational identity
1998   Brewster, Karen N.   An Umialik's life: conversations with Harry Brower Sr
1998   Dubinina, Irina Y.   Forms, functions, meanings and uses of code-switching among bilingual Russian students in Anchorage, Alaska
1998   Krutak, Lars.   One Stitch at a Time: Ivalu and Sivuqaq Tattoo
1997   Chancey, Ann M.   Lebidev-Lastochkin Co. Activity in Alaska
1997   Martin, Cydny Brynn.   Mediated Identity and Negotiated Tradition: Inupiaq Atigiit, 1850-2000
1997   O'Brien, Thomas A.   Athabaskan implements from the skin house days as related by Reverend David Salmon
1996   Carr, Teresa K.   The Integration of Governmental and Industrial Policy for the Environment on Alaska's North Slope
1996   Faulkner, Susan Hartwell.   Noatak: Seasonality of Birth in an Inupiaq Village in Northwest Alaska
1996   Mason, Arthur Lawrence.   In a strange turn of events: how Alutiiq cultural pride became a commodity
1995   Peirce, John Carl, Jr.   Reconstruction of Neets'aii Gwich'in land use: a methodological study
1995   Rahm, Jacqueline Marie.   Indigenous psychologies of Nepal and the use of traditional healing systems
1995   Wright, Miranda Hildebrand.   The last great Indian war (Nulato 1851)
1994   Cook, Elizabeth Ann.   The Photographer's Lens and the Elders' Recollections: Reconstructing Women's Lives in Barrow, 1921-1936, through Photographs and Interviews
1994   Jacka, Jerry.   Ethnohistory of the Commercial Fishing Industry in the Eastern Aleutians
1994   Kaburagi, Yoko . Avrilingyuamiut women's commercial carving: continuity of Inuit gender roles in Pelly Bay, NWT, Canada
1994   Kirsis, Lise Klein.   Katherine Peter is interviewed by Lise Klein Kirsis on October 3, 1994 [sound recording] 
1994   Speranza, Rose.   Folk Classification of Mammals Among the Koyukon on the Yukon River
1994   Taksami, Natalia.   Ethnohistory of Aleut Settlement of Western Alaska Peninsula: Belkofski 1832 to Present
1994   McGowan, Sarah J.   Commercial Whaling in Akutan , Alaska
1994   Petrivelli, Patricia J.   Aleut Kinship and Social Organization in the 19th Century
1993   Daniello, Denise Lynn.   Villagers to townsmen: a comparative study of Eskimo migrant adjustment patterns in Fairbanks, Alaska
1993   Deng, Meini.   Naming Practices of Northwest Alaska Inupiat
1993   Scott, Carol Patricia.   Continuity and change in the Wiseman area of Alaska: a look at land and renewable resource use over time
1993   Williams, Ann Elizabeth.   Father Herman : syncretic symbol of divine legitimation
1992   Engelhard, Michael.   Koyukon Athabaskan Occupancy and Land Use on the Upper Kobuk and Koyukuk Rivers
1992   Kreher, Ronald E.   The Composition of Subsistence Herring Fishing Crews: Toksook Bay, Alaska , 1987
1992   Kerttula, Anna Marie.   The Chukchi Reindeer Herders of Sireniki
1991   Asbury, Margaret Ann Magee.   Gender and Ethnic-Based Interactions in Math and Science Classes at the University of Alaska Fairbanks
1991   Corbett, Debra Garland.   Aleut settlement patterns in the western Aleutian Islands, Alaska
1991   Sturnick, Karen Griffin.   Yupik Women in Transition: A Study in Change and Continuity in the Roles of Yupik Women
1990   Ganley, Matthew Lenox.   Paradigms and Piilaaqtut: Applicability of Accepted Interpretations of Inupiat Ethnography and History
1990   Mathews, V.T.   A Case Study of a Homeland and a Wilderness: Gates of the Arctic National Park and the Nunamiut Eskimos
1989   Hensel, Chase   Title N/A
1988   Dudley-Rowley, Marilyn R.   Debunking Alaska: the metamorphosis of the Alaska literary myth through its relationship with Alaska's socioeconomic image
1988   McCollough, Martha.   Yup'ik responses to Russian Orthodox and Moravian missionaries in the lower Kuskokwim region of southwestern Alaska
1988   Taber, Rachel Kathryn.   Czech/Slovak Immigration into the Yukon Territory: 1914-1953
1986   Wheeler, Polly Carvill.   Kaltag, Alaska and Fairbanks: Changing Patterns of Subsistence Salmon Fishing on the Yukon River
1984   Walsh, Steven J . Polity of St. Lawrence Island
1983   Wyatt, Mary Pat.   Problems in conservation of Alaskan ethnographic material
1983   Case, Martha Frances.   Modern Foragers: Wild Resource Use in Nenana Village , Alaska
1982   Regan, Susan Lee.   Interpretation through oral history in the Susitna River Basin
1981   Slaby, Daniel Louis.   Demography of an Athabaskan Village: Minto , Alaska
1981   White,   Gay Ann.   Eskimo village: an ethnic enclave in Fairbanks, Alaska
1978   deBurlo, Charles Russell.   A Study of performance in Kutchin oral narrative
1975   Andrews, Elizabeth Frances.   Salcha: an Athapaskan band of the Tanana River and its culture
1973   Dykema, Gisela M.   Between yesterday and tomorrow: Allendorf Germany
1973   Keim, Frank J.   Some trends in non-native adaptation in villages along the Kobuk and Koyukuk Rivers in northwest Alaska
1972   Breiby, John C . A biographical study of acculturation on Nushagak Bay
1972   Pitts, Roger Steven.   The changing settlement patterns and housing types of the Upper Tanana Indians
1971   Vitt, Ramon B.   Hunting practices of the Upper Tanana Athapaskans
1971   Wallen, Lynn Ager.   The Eskimo storyknife complex of Southwestern Alaska
1970   Billman, Esther Lisle.   A study of the elements of the supernatural among the Tlingit of Sitka and Yakutat.
1970   Jacobs, Neville Abbott.   The anthropologist and the public; some problems of public communication in anthropology
1968   Olson, Wallace M.   Minto, Alaska: cultural and historical influences on group identity 

Linguistic

MA

2011 Ashley Meredith.  Visual Ideologies & Imagining a Hawaiian Nation 

2005 Marino, Elizabeth.   Landscape in Translation: Place names and language shift in White Mountain, Alaska
2004   Hutchison, Scarlett Hopkins.   Women, Health, and Aging in Yup'ik/Cup'ik Culture
2004   Richards, Qwynten Daelgar. The Use of Aspect in a Gwich'in Narrative
2000   Busch, John M.   Directionals in Gwich'in
1982   Pete, Mary R. Place names of Taprarmiut

 

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