Sociology & Anthropology

AlveshereAndrea Alveshere

Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 2012
Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Contact Info

Office: Currens 508
Lab: Currens 553
Office phone:(309)298-1199
Lab phone: (309)298-3269
a-alveshere@wiu.edu

WIU Archaeological Field School

Western Illinois Taphonomic Research Sites

Courses

  • ANTH 110  Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
  • ANTH 111 Introduction to Physical Anthropology and Archaeology
  • ANTH 201 World Culture Regions:  Middle East
  • ANTH 310 Physical Anthropology Methods
  • ANTH 325 Archaeological Laboratory Methods
  • ANTH 326 Archaeological Field Methods
  • ANTH 405 Forensic Anthropology
  • ANTH 490 Individual Investigation in Anthropology (Directed Research)

Areas of Specialization

  • Biological (Physical) Anthropology
  • Archaeology 
  • Ancient/Forensic DNA
  • Forensic Anthropology

Dr. Alveshere joined the Department in 2013.