Faculty Profile for Dr. Christina Conlee

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Dr. Christina Conlee
Professor — Anthropology
ELA 235
phone: (512) 245-6582

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Conlee, C., Boulanger, M. T., & Glascock, M. D. (2019). 1500 Years of Pottery Production on the South Coast of Peru: Instrumental Neutron Activation Analysis from the site of La Tiza. In H. Neff & K. Vaughn (Eds.), Ceramics of the Indigenous Cultures of South America: Production and Exchange. Albuquerque, NM: University of New Mexico Press.
  • Conlee, C. A. (2016). Beyond the Nasca Lines: Ancient Life at La Tiza in the Peruvian Desert. Gainesville, FL: University Press of Florida. Retrieved from http://upf.com/book.asp?id=CONLE001
  • Vaughn, K. J., Conlee, C., Whalen, V., & Van Gijseghem, H. (2016). Plazas and Communal Space in Nasca: Changing Patterns of Public Ritual between the Formative and Nasca Periods on the South Coast of Peru. Nawpa Pacha, 36, 111–138.
  • Conlee, C. A. (2015). Reestablishment of Complex Societies Following Collapse and Abandonment in Nasca, Peru. In R. K. Faulseit (Ed.), Beyond Collapse: Archaeological Perspectives on Resilience, Revitalization and Reorganization in Complex Societies. Carbondale, IL: Center for Archaeological Investigations, Occasional Paper No. 42, Southern Illinois University.
  • Conlee, C. (2015). Transformations of Society and Power in Ancient Nasca. Peruvian Archaeology, 2, 1–35.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Honorary Professor of International Studies, Texas State University. November 11, 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: College of Liberal Arts Achievement Award for Excellence in Scholarly/Creative Activity. February 15, 2017 - August 25, 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: University Excellence Award in Scholarly/Creative Activities, Texas State University. 2009
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Dean’s Excellence Award for Scholarship/Creative Activities, Texas State University. 2008
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Dean’s Excellence Award for Scholarship/Creative Activities, Texas State University. 2007

Selected Grants

  • Conlee, Christina. “Tracing the Remains of Imperial Resistance: An Archaeological Study of the site of Huaca del Loro, Peru”, Research Enhancement Program, Texas State University, $8000. (Funded: 2015). Grant.
  • Conlee, Christina. Texas State University Library Research Grant “The Rise and Fall of Civilizations in the Peruvian Desert”, $1767.32. (Funded: 2013). Grant.
  • Conlee, Christina. “The Rise and Fall of Complex Societies in the Desert of Southern Peru”, One-time Funding Support from the Associate Vice President for Research, Texas State University, $8167. (Funded: 2010). Grant.
  • Conlee, Christina. “The Impact of Imperial Collapse on Ancient Long-Distance Trade: A Study of Obsidian from the Nasca Region of Peru”, Research Enhancement Program, Texas State University, $8000. (Funded: 2008). Grant.
  • Conlee, Christina (Principal). University of Missouri Research Reactor “Changing Patterns of Production, Exchange and Use: An Analysis of Ceramics from the site of La Tiza, Nasca, Peru.”, $13000. (Funded: 2007). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

PhD Program Coordinator
August 2018-Present
Graduate Advisor
August 15, 2018-Present
Graduate Council
August 15, 2018-Present
Reviewer / Referee
Antiquity, Current Anthropology, Journal of Anthropological Archaeology, Journal of Archaeological Science, Archaeometry, Latin American Antiquity, Ñawpa Pacha, Journal of Archaeological Research, Journal of Field Archaeology, International Journal of Osteoarchaeology
Reviewer / Referee
National Science Foundation, National Geographic Society, and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada
January 1, 2000-Present