C.V.


 

Most recent PDF copy of CV:

Somerville_CV_20180914

 

 

EDUCATION

2015       University of California, San Diego / Ph.D. Anthropology

2010       University of California, San Diego / M.A. Anthropology

2006       Arizona State University / B.A. Anthropology


ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

2018-present     Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Iowa State University

2017-18     UCMEXUS-CONACYT Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Instituto de Geología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, and the University of California, Riverside

2016-17     Adjunct Faculty, California State University, Dominguez Hills, Department of Anthropology


PEER-REVIEWED ARTICLES

See Academia.edu or Researchgate.net


GRANTS, FELLOWSHIPS, AND AWARDS

2018       National Science Foundation – Senior Archaeology Research Grant. Project: Investigating the Origins of Mesoamerican Agriculture: Isotopic Studies in the Tehuacán Valley, Puebla, Mexico. PI: Andrew D. Somerville ($29,028).

2018       Wenner-Gren Foundation – Post Ph.D. Research Grant. Project: Exploring the Origins of Mesoamerican Agriculture: Reconstructing Diet and Ecology in the Tehuacán Valley. PI: Andrew D. Somerville ($19,995).

2017       UCMEXUS-CONACYT Postdoctoral Research Fellowship. University of California-Riverside and the National Autonomous University of Mexico, Institute of Geology.

2016       Postdoctoral Fellowship with The National Autonomous University of Mexico, Institute of Anthropology (declined to accept)

2015       Distinguished Teaching Assistant Award. Human Development Program, University of California, San Diego.

2014       F.G. Bailey Fellowship Program. Anthropology Department, University of California, San Diego. ($1,200).

2014       UC Pacific Rim Research Grant. Project: Diet, Subsistence, and Exchange in pre-historic complex Hunter-Fisher-Forager populations on the Pacific Rim of North America. Co-PI: Mikael Fauvelle and Co-PI Andrew Somerville ($5,000).

2013       National Science Foundation Doctoral Dissertation Research Improvement Grant. Project: Environmental Reconstruction of Mesoamerica’s Northern Frontier through Stable Isotope Analysis of Leporid Bones. PI: Margaret Schoeninger; Co-PI: Andrew Somerville (NSF# 1262186) ($24,571).

2013       IGERT Summer Research Grant ($5,000).

2012       IGERT Internship Grant. Paleobotanical training (4 months) at the Universidad Nacional Autónomo de México ($6,000).

2012       IGERT Travel Grant. To the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, Washington, D.C. ($700).

2012       IGERT Mini-Grant. For dissertation research supplies and laboratory analyses ($1,200).

2011-12  National Science Foundation funded Integrative Graduate Education Research Traineeship (IGERT). Global Change, Marine Ecosystems, and Society. Scripps Institute for Oceanography, University of California, San Diego (NSF# 0903551) (tuition with $30,000 stipend).

2010       Dean of Social Sciences Travel Fund Award. University of California, San Diego ($400).

2010       Sigma Xi Grant-in-Aid-of-Research for pre-dissertation research ($400).

2008       M.E. Spiro Fellowship. Anthropology Department, University of California, San Diego (tuition with $18,000 stipend).

2007       Regents Fellowship. University of California, San Diego (tuition with $18,000 stipend).

2006       Cynthia Lakin Award. Anthropology Department, Arizona State University ($200).

2005       Undergraduate Research Assistantship Award in Anthropology. Anthropology Department. Arizona State University ($975).

2005    Dons and Donas’ Edwin R. Marshall Scholarship Fund. Anthropology Department. Arizona State University ($3,000).