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archaeologist

Karl Michael Petruso, American archaeologist. award Institute Archaeology, U.London, 1976. Member Archaeol. Institute American, Boston Society (treasurer 1978-1982), Comité International pour la Métrologie Historique, Association for Field Archaeology, Society.Profl. Archaeologists.

Background

Petruso, Karl Michael was born on June 25, 1949 in Omaha. Son of Joseph and Margaret (Racz)Petruso.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Villanova U., 1971. Master of Arts (university fellow), Indiana U., 1975, Doctor of Philosophy, 1978.

Career

Association instructor Indiana U., Bloomington, 1972-1974. Director summer program Stanford University, Athens, Greece, 1977. Assistant professor archaeology Boston University, since 1978, director Hellenic Center, Athens, 1979,co-director excavation in Egypt, 1979-1981, dir excavations in Portugal, 1982.

Ford Foundation fellow, 1972-1973. American School Classical Studies fellow Athens, 1976-1977. Recipient Michael Ventris award Institute Archaeology, U.London, 1976.

Fulbright senior research scholar, Cyprus, 1984-1985.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editorial consultant Nestor, since 1978. Contributor articles in ancient mathematics, art, economics prehistory to professional publications.

Membership

Member Archaeol. Institute American, Boston Society (treasurer 1978-1982), Comité International pour la Métrologie Historique, Association for Field Archaeology, Society.Profl. Archaeologists.

Connections

Married Nancy Jean Sanneman, September 28, 1974. Children: Stephanie Laura, Alexis Catherine.

father:
Joseph Petruso

mother:
Margaret (Racz)Petruso

spouse:
Nancy Jean Sanneman

children:
Stephanie Laura Petruso

Alexis Catherine Petruso