Dr. Kathryn Denning
Associate Professor, Dept. of Anthropology, York University
Science and Technology Studies Program / Institute for Science and Technology Studies
Graduate Program in History
Tel: 416.736.2100 x40136
Mail: Dept. of Anthropology,
York University, Toronto, Ontario,
Canada, M3J 1P3
Research Overview - please click for details!
Social and ethical aspects of space exploration; evolution of intelligence; SETI; astrobiology; archaeological theory; STS approaches to archaeology; ethics in archaeology; North American and British archaeology; discourses of the ancient, the alien, and the animal; social lives of the dead.
Teaching and supervision:
Anthropology and philosophy of science, astrobiology, space exploration. Archaeology, physical anthropology, world prehistory, evolution, cultural heritage, ethics, material culture, anthropology of history, space and place
1999 PhD, Archaeology & Prehistory, University of Sheffield, UK
1994 MA, Anthropology, McMaster University, Canada
1992 BA (hons), Anthropology, McMaster University, Canada