President's Office


Foster, Kathryn
President
Phone: 207.778.7256
Kellett, Lucas
Assistant Professor of Anthropology/Sustainability Coordinator
Phone: 207.778.7096
Degrees
2010 PhD University of New Mexico; 2002 MA University of New Mexico; 1997 BA University of Colorado
Areas of Expertise
Culture, Meaning and Society: Archaeology, Climate Change
Geography: Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Latin America
International & Global Studies: Latin America

Luke Kellett is a broadly trained professional archaeologist who has done fieldwork in the US Southwest and the Andean region of South America. As an anthropological archaeologist he is interested in the long-term interactions between humans, landscapes and the environment especially during periods of climate change. He has worked in museum and contract archaeology settings, as well as for the US Forest Service. Since 2002 he has conducted archaeological research in the Andahuaylas region of Peru where he is investigating the settlement ecology of the Chanka ethnic group during a period of drought and social upheaval (AD 1000-1400). Luke has taught several courses in the Culture, Meaning and Society and Geography Programs and has led travel courses to Peru and Newfoundland, Canada. He is also works as UMF's sustainability coordinator and loves to ski, hike, climb and travel internationally.

Perreault, Amy
Administrative Specialist - Conf - CL3
Phone: 207.778.7256