Karen Lupo

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Professor and Department Chair

Anthropology

Contact

Office: Heroy Hall 408
Phone: 214-768-4152
Email: klupo@smu.edu
Professional website: https://people.smu.edu/klupo

Educational Background

Ph.D University of Utah

About

Research Interests

  • Sub-Saharan Africa (Prehistory and Ethnography)
  • Central African Rain Forest Paleoenvironment
  • Forager-Farmer Interactions
  • Zooarchaeology
  • Taphonomy
  • Ethnoarchaeology
  • Human Behavioral Ecology
  • Human-Animal Interaction
  • Hunters and Gatherers

Courses Taught

ANTH 1321 - Anthropology: A Four-Field Approach (formerly First Year Seminar)
ANTH 4325 - Introduction to Osteology I: Human-Animal Interactions
ANTH 6325 - Introduction to Osteology I: Human-Animal Interactions
ANTH 6332 - Special Problems in Anthropology: Advanced Topics in Zooarchaeology
ANTH 6332 - Special Problems in Anthropology: Ethnoarchaeology
ANTH 6332 - Special Problems in Anthropology: Hunter-Gatherers