Research collaborations in the NSF-funded project, 2009-2013.
Análisis de artefactos Artifact analysis
Ann H. Peters
Anthropological archaeologist, specializing in analysis of textiles and other organic artifacts and the reconstruction of mortuary practices.
Archaeologist specializing in the documentation and analysis of ceramic forms, paste composition and firing practices.
Species identification in featherwork
Veterinarian fascinated by the history of people-animal relationships in ancient Andean societies, with a project focusing on the domestication and keeping of birds.
Biological archaeologist specializing in elucidating biographic information from the study of deceased individuals in their archaeological context.
Biological anthropologist specializing in the study of trauma and healing.
Biological anthropologist with a long-term project evaluating the degree of genetic relationship based on tooth morphology
Conservación y documentación
Luis Alberto Ayarza U.
Art historian and practicing artist, with interests in the history of archaeological illustration and paper conservation.
Conservator of textiles and organic artifacts
Specializing in the preventative conservation and preparation for exhibit of archaeological collections housed in a museum environment.
Luis Alberto Peña C.
Professional archaeologist and conservator of archaeological textiles, human remains and intact mortuary bundles incorporating diverse materials.
Archaeologist and textile conservator specializing in safety and stability in both storage and exhibition contexts.