Kelsey Reese

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Kelsey is a computational archaeologist specializing in large-scale geospatial analyses. Her dissertation work focuses on understanding occupation, community development, and resiliency of populations in ecologically marginal spaces. Her research is being done on the Mesa Verde North Escarpment in southwestern Colorado where she is implementing drone orthoimaging and full pedestrian survey coverage to efficiently and effectively record sites inhabited anywhere between A.D. 600 and 1300.

Kelsey received her M.A. in Anthropology from Washington State University and her B.A. in Political Science and Anthropology from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Kelsey is a Notre Dame Presidential Fellow.

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