Dr. Pruitt is a field archaeologist with experience in the American Southwest and currently working in the Middle East (Israel, Iraq). She specializes in Cultural Identity Theory and its application to the archaeological record with a particular interest in intercultural contact in the Ancient Near East and the prehistoric Americas.
PhD in Near Eastern Art & Archaeology
University of California, Berkeley
BA in History & Anthropology
University of Arizona, Tucson
Pima Community College, Tucson