P. Nick Kardulias

P. Nick Kardulias

Marian Senter Nixon Professor of Classical Civilization

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. University Press of Colorado. 2015
  • 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 anthropologist and archaeologist, he conducts research in the Eastern Mediterranean and North America. He is interested in evolutionary theory, world systems, and the anthropology of sport and is currently engaged in field research in Cyprus, Greece, and central Ohio. He teaches Introduction to Archaeology, Old World Prehistory, Method and Theory in Archaeology, Contemporary Anthropological Theory, Physical Anthropology, North American Archaeology, Introduction to Anthropology, Peoples and Cultures of the Mediterranean Region, and Political Anthropology.