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Michael Strezewski

Michael StrezewskiDr. Michael Strezewski, Research Associate

Michael Strezewski is an Assistant Professor of Anthropology at the University of Southern Indiana, and is a former IPFW-AS Postdoctoral Research Assistant. He received his M.A. in 1995 from Southern Illinois University and completed his dissertation in 2003 at Indiana University, Bloomington. His dissertation research focused on the analysis of six Mississippian burial sites in the central Illinois River valley, focusing on aspects of Native American religion and worldview. His research interests include the Late Prehistoric period in the Midwest and Mississippian mortuary archaeology. In 2006, Mike was field director for IPFW-AS remote sensing and excavations at the site of Kethtippecanunk an 18th century Wea Indian and French trader’s village in Tippecanoe County, Indiana.