Iowa State Archaeologist John Doershuk frequently works with Cornell students in the field, the classroom, and his research lab at the University of Iowa. Read more
Julia Clark '06 was always interested in archaeology but had no idea it could be a viable career. A field archaeology course at Cornell with State Archaeologist John Doershuk changed all that. Read More
Cornell offers a full major in archaeology through a interdisciplinary program involving several departments. These include anthropology, geology and other sciences, languages, history, art history, and more.
Students in our program benefit from Cornell's small classes, liberal arts orientation, and One Course At A Time calendar. This framework provides extensive opportunities for off-campus study, research, and individual mentorship as students explore possible paths in the diverse terrain of archaeological endeavors.