Profiles in "Southwest Studies" Expertise Area

  • Claudia Mesch is Professor of Art History at Arizona State University. Her books include Modern Art at the Berlin Wall (2009), Art and Politics (2013), and Joseph Beuys (2017).
  • Peeples is an archaeologist whose work focuses on regional synthesis and the application of network science methods and models to archaeological data, primarily in the U.S. Southwest and Mexican Northwest.
  • Steven Semken is an ethnogeologist and geoscience education researcher whose trans-disciplinary work explores ways that sense of place and cultural knowledge influence teaching, learning, and research in the Earth sciences.
  • I am an anthropological archaeologist who examines the social impacts of long-distance exchange and long-term human-animal relationships in pre-Hispanic North America.
  • Doctoral student, History, SHPRS. Historian of the modern American Southwest, American Indians, culture, and land use.
  • Rafael Martínez is an assistant professor of Southwest Borderlands in the College of Integrative Sciences and Arts' Faculty of Interdisciplinary Humanities and Communication. Rafael’s work focuses on immigration, migration, the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands.