Frances Berdan

Title: Professor Emeritus
Office: SB 309
Phone: (909) 537-5505
Education: B.A. Michigan State University
PhD University of Texas at Austin
Research and Teaching Interests: Cultures of Mexico, with a research focus on Aztec civilization, especially the Aztec economy, imperial strategies, and hieroglyphic writing system.
Experimental archaeology research on ancient Mesoamerican adhesives, and on featherwork and stone mosaics.
Courses/Teaching: Primarily Anthropology 102, 306, 354, 475.