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Scotti Norman

Junior Fellow of Pre-Columbian Studies at Dumbarton Oak's Research Library and Collection, 2018-2019 (Andean Archaeology, historical archaeology, landscape and spatial analysis)

Scotti M. Norman is a Ph.D. Candidate in Anthropology at Vanderbilt University. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology and Psychology from the University of California, Los Angeles, and a Master of Arts in Anthropology from Vanderbilt University. Scotti has worked in Peru, Ecuador, Chile, Belize, and Israel at over 30 archaeological sites. Her work has been supported by the Wenner-Gren Foundation, a Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad grant, the National Science Foundation, and the Robert Penn Warren Center for the Humanities at Vanderbilt University. Scotti has been teaching field archaeological methods for ten years and is active in the archaeological community as a member of the Sexual Harassment Task Force and the Queer Archaeology Interest Group for the Society for American Archaeology.


Andean Archaeology, historical archaeology, landscape and spatial analysis, women and gender studies, decolonization and postcolonial theory