P. Nick Kardulias

P. Nick Kardulias

Professor, Chair of Program in Archaeology

Department/Affiliation: Archaeology, Sociology and Anthropology
Phone: 330-263-2474
Office Address: 020 Kauke
Email

Degrees

  • B.A., Youngstown State 1974
  • M.A., Youngstown State 1977
  • M.A., SUNY Binghamton 1980
  • Ph.D., The Ohio State University 1988

Awards and Professional Memberships

  • National Science Foundation Research Experience for Undergraduates Grant, for Field School in Athienou, Cyprus, 2012-2014.
  • National Science Foundation Research Experience for Undergraduates Grant, for Field School in Athienou, Cyprus, 2004-2007
  • Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Grant, for establishing a GIS database for the circum-Mediterranean region, 2002-2006
  • National Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, Archaeological Institute of America, 2001
  • Lambda Alpha Charles R. Jenkins Award for Distinguished Achievement, 2002
  • Listed in Who's Who Among America's Teachers, 2003, 2005, 2007
  • European Academy of Sciences, 2003

Publications

  • Co-editor, with Michael K. Toumazou and Derek B. Counts.  Crossroads and Boundaries:  The Archaeology of Past and Present in the Malloura Valley, Cyprus.  Annual of the American Schools of Oriental Research, vol. 65. ASOR, Cambridge, MA. 2012
  • Editor.  The Ecology of Pastoralism. In preparation. 2012
  • From Classical to Byzantine:  Social Evolution in Late Antiquity and the Fortress at Isthmia, Greece.  British Archaeological Reports International Series No. 1412.  Archaeopress, Oxford.  2005

Research Interests

An expert in the archeology and ethnography of the Mediterranean region, the archaeology of North America, political anthropology, world systems theory, ancient trade systems, and analysis of stone tools, Kardulias currently serves as field coordinator of The Ohio State University Excavations at Isthmia in Greece, associate director of the Athienou Archaeological Project in Cyprus, and director of the Kokosing River Basin Archaeological Survey in Central Ohio.