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James M. Skibo
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 ​Hello! My name is Dr. James M. Skibo. I am an Emeritus Distinguished Professor of Anthropology at Illinois State University.  

I have an interest in archaeological method and theory and I co-edit, with Catherine Cameron, the Journal of Archaeological Method and Theory. I also edit a book series, Foundations of Archaeological Inquiry.  


I am the co-Director, with Gina Hunter, of the Old Main Project, and I am the Director of the Grand Island Research Program​I have been married to my beautiful wife, Becky, for over 30 years and we have two great kids, Matt and Sadie.​​​​

Skibo Vitae 2018.pdfSkibo Vitae 2019.pdf​​​​​​

Contact Me​

Dr. James Skibo
Schroeder Hall 332
Department of Sociology and Anthropology
Illinois State University
Normal, IL 61790-4640
Phone (309) 438-7397