Robert Chidester

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Pfleiderer Hall

Adjunct Instructor of Political Science

History and Political Science Department


PhD, University of Michigan

MAA, University of Maryland - College Park

BA, Heidelberg College


Dr. Chidester is the Archaeology Team Leader at The Mannik & Smith Group, Inc. in Maumee, Ohio and has been an Adjunct Instructor of Anthropology at Heidelberg since 2008. He received his PhD in Anthropology and History from the University of Michigan in 2009. He has published several book chapters and peer-reviewed journal articles on the topic of community-based public archaeology, as well as encyclopedia articles on U.S. working-class history.

ANT 200: Cultural Anthropology

Anthropology, Historical Archaeology, Urban Archaeology, Public/Applied History

Urban Archaeology of Rust Belt Cities; Community-based Archaeology; Cultural Resource Management

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