Shannon K. Freire

Visiting Assistant Professor


PhD, Anthropology, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 2017
MS, Anthropology, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 2011
BA, Anthropology, St. Lawrence University, 2008

Courses Taught

Anthro 101 - Introduction to Anthropology: Human Origins
Anthro 103 - Digging up the Past: Approaches to Archaeology
Anthro 104 - Lifeways in Different Cultures: Survey of World Societies
Anthro 301 - Human Evolution & Variation
Anthro 403 - The Human Skeleton
Honors 352 - Beyond Burials: Death and Science in Archaeology
Honors 352 - Project Neandertal
Honors 352 - Pseudoarchaeology: Fads, Fallacies, and Flim-Flam


Archaeological mortuary analysis, 19th and 20th century cemeteries, human osteology, application of geochemical methods to historic populations, and law related to human remains.