Dr. Alison Kyra Carter

Dr. Alison Carter

Contact Information

109 Davenport Hall
Urbana, IL 61801

Office Hours

  • Wednesday 2-4pm, or by appointment
Visiting Assistant Professor
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Research Interests

  • Archaeology of Southeast Asia
  • Household archaeology

Research Description

I am an anthropological archaeologist with an interest in the political economy and evolution of complex societies in Southeast Asia. Other research interests include the archaeology of East and South Asia, materials analysis and LA‐ICP­‐MS, craft technology and specialization, household archaeology, ritual and religion, trade and exchange, and bead studies. 


  • PhD, Anthropology, University of Wisconsin-Madison 2013