Directors

Directors

Lynne Goldstein (Professor of record, co-director)

Lynne Goldstein is a Professor in the Department of Anthropology at Michigan State. She created and developed the Campus Archaeology Program, and serves as its Director. She also had the original idea for the 2005 Saints’ Rest Field School, and was the overall administrator for that project. Goldstein teaches a variety of archaeology courses, does both prehistoric and historic archaeology, and has done a lot of public archaeology. One of her specialities is the analysis of mortuary practices, and she is currently completing work on the analysis of a historic cemetery in downtown Tucson, AZ. She also conducts research on the late prehistoric Native American Mississippian period (ca. AD 1000) around the site of Aztalan in southeastern Wisconsin. Email her at lynneg@msu.edu

Katy Meyers Emery

Katy Meyers Emery is a PhD candidate in the Department of Anthropology at Michigan State. She specializes in mortuary archaeology, and her current research examines burial practices in early medieval England. Katy has been a member of the MSU Campus Archaeology team for five years, and served as the Campus Archaeologist from 2011-2013. She has completed field work in New York, Michigan, Ohio, England, Italy and Poland.