Katharina Schreiber

Katharina Schreiber
Professor Emerita

Office Location

HSSB 1025

Specialization

Archaeology (archaeology of Andean South America and the southwestern United States, origin and development of complex societies, empire expansion, settlement patterns)

Education

PhD, SUNY Binghamton

Research

http://www.anth.ucsb.edu/andes/Home.html

Research Interests

Professor Schreiber's research is focused on prehistoric imperialism in Andean South America. In Peru she is completing a multi-year program of survey and excavation in the Nasca region of the south coast, looking at the development of large-scale irrigation systems, the evolution of the Nasca civilization, and Wari imperial conquest.