Tanya M. Peres Dr. Peres
Associate Professor
Ph.D.,2001
University of Florida


Office: Peck Hall 109B

Phone: (615)904-8590
Email: Tanya.Peres@mtsu.edu
Homepage

Areas of interest:
Zooarchaeology, Fisher-Hunter-Gatherer
Ecology, Early Agricultural Societies,
Farmsteads, Southeastern United States,
Panama, Mexico

Office Hours: 


Monday 10:15 to 1:00pm

Wednesday 10:15 to 11:45am

Friday 10:15 to 12:00pm

Tuesday/Thursday, by appointment



Fall 2014 Class Schedule:

ANTH 2210 Introduction to World Prehistory MWF, Peck Hall 318 9:10 to 10:05am
ANTH 3210 Archaeology MWF, Peck Hall 318 8:00 to 8:55am
ANTH 3310 Human Origins TR, Peck Hall 318 1:00 to 2:25pm
ANTH 4300 (EXL) Human Osteology TR, Peck Hall 110 9:40 to 11:05am








Publications

Peres, Tanya M. In Press. "Foodways, Economic Status, and the Antebellum Upland South Cultural Tradition in Central Kentucky."; Historical Archaeology 42(4).

Peres, Tanya M. 2007. "Zooarchaeological Remains from the Fewkes Site (40WM1), Tennessee."; Tennessee Archaeology.

Peres, Tanya M. 2007. "Archaeology of the Middle Green River Region, Kentucky," William H. Marquardt and Patty Jo Watson (eds.), Southeastern Archaeology 26(2).

Peres, Tanya M. 2007. "X Marks the Spot: The Archaeology of Piracy. "; Russell K. Skowronek and Charles R. Ewen (eds.), Southeastern Archaeology 25(2):336-338.

Peres, Tanya M. with E. Simons. 2006. "Chapter 16: Early Holocene Vertebrate Paleontology."; In First Floridians and Last Mastodons: The Page-Ladson Site on the Aucilla River, S. D. Webb (ed.), 461-470. Springer Press.

Torrence, Corbett McP. and Theresa M. Schober, with contributions by Tanya M. Peres. 2005. Topographic Mapping and Preliminary Archaeological Assessment of the Dog Key Site (8LL726), Lee County, Florida, 106-131 . Report Submitted to the Department of Environmental Protection, Estero Bay Preserve State Park, Fort Myers Beach, Florida.

Peres, Tanya M., with contributions by R. Matt Byron and Alison M. Hadley. 2005. Analysis of Zooarchaeological Remains from the Fewkes Site (40WM1), Tennessee. Technical Report No. 549, Program for Archaeological Research, University of Kentucky.

McCord, Beth K., with contributions by Leslie L. Bush, Donald R. Cochran, Alison Hadley, and Tanya M. Peres. 2005. Investigations in the Upper White River Drainage: The Albee Phase and Late Woodland/Prehistoric Settlement. Reports of Investigations 65, Archaeological Resources Management Service, Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana.

Peres, Tanya M. 2005. Chapter 7: Zooarchaeological Remains from the Vardeman House Site. In A Phase III Archaeological Data Recovery of the Antebellum Vardeman House Site (15LI88), Lincoln County, Kentucky, P. D. Trader (ed.), 389-424. Program for Archaeological Research, University of Kentucky, Technical Report No. 464.

Peres, Tanya M. 2004. Archaeological Survey and Monitoring for Protection of the Rafinesque's Big-Eared Bat, Mammoth Cave, Kentucky. Program for Archaeological Research, University of Kentucky, Technical Report No. 534.

Peres, Tanya M., R. Madsen, A. S. Wilkinson. 2004. A Phase I Archaeological Survey For The 158-Acre Federal Prison Camp Alderson, Summers County, West Virginia. Program for Archaeological Research, University of Kentucky, Technical Report No. 533.

Peres,Tanya M., P. D. Trader, R. Madsen, and D. Buszkiewicz. 2004. Phase I Archaeological Survey for the Bridge Replacement, KY 1786, Rockcastle County, Kentucky (Item No.: 8-1027.00). Program for Archaeological Research, University of Kentucky, Technical Report No. 519.

Trader, P. D., Tanya M. Peres, A. Madsen,andR. Madsen. 2004. Phase I Archaeological Survey for the U.S. 25W Widening Project, Whitley County, Kentucky (Item No.: 11-120.00). Program for Archaeological Research, University of Kentucky, Technical Report No. 517.

Peres, Tanya M., R. Madsen, and D. Buszkiewicz. 2004. Phase I Archaeological Survey for KY 779) Bridge and Approaches Replacement, Whitley County, Kentucky (Item No.: 11-1048.00) (UK-PAR Project No. 04-04). Program for Archaeological Research, University of Kentucky, Technical Report No. 518.

Peres, Tanya M., A. Wilkinson, R. Madsen, A. Howard,and D. Buszkiewicz. 2004. Phase I Archaeological Survey for the High Street (US25) Bridge and Approaches Replacement, Boone County, Kentucky (Item No.: 6-1046.00) (UK-PAR Project No. 04-02). Program for Archaeological Research, University of Kentucky, Technical Report No. 516.

Barrier, C., and Tanya M. Peres. 2004. Phase I Archaeological Survey for the Industrial Park Access Road, Warren County, Kentucky (Item No. 3-16.00) (UK-PAR Project No. 04-01). Program for Archaeological Research, University of Kentucky, Technical Report No. 515.

Peres, Tanya M., and K. Bales-Becraft. 2003. Phase I Archaeological Survey For The KY911 and KY115 Realignment, Christian County, Kentucky. Item No.: 1-314.0. Program for Archaeological Research, University of Kentucky, Technical Report No. 514.

Peres, Tanya M., and K. Bales-Becraft. 2003. Phase I Archaeological Survey For The U.S. 641 Widening, Calloway, Kentucky. Item No.: 1-314.0. Program for Archaeological Research, University of Kentucky, Technical Report No. 513.

Peres, Tanya M. 2003. Zooarchaeological Remains from Site 15CK461, Clark County, Kentucky. Program for Archaeological Research, University of Kentucky, Technical Report No. 508.

Peres, Tanya M. 2003. Zooarchaeological Remains from the Cowan Farmstead (15PU234), Pulaski County, Kentucky. Program for Archaeological Research, University of Kentucky, Technical Report No. 506.

Bales-Becraft, K., Tanya M. Peres, and D. Daugherty. 2003. A Phase I Archaeological Survey for the Relocation of KY 122 at Hi Hat, Floyd County, Kentucky (Item No. 12-282.00). Program for Archaeological Research, University of Kentucky, Technical Report No. 505.

Baril, J., Tanya M. Peres, and D. Daugherty. 2003. A Phase I Archaeological Survey for the KY 330 Bridge and Approaches Replacement Project, Grant County, Kentucky (Item No. 6-1009.00). Program for Archaeological Research, University of Kentucky, Technical Report No. 504.

Bales-Becraft, K., Tanya M. Peres, and R. Madsen. 2003. A Phase I Archaeological Survey for a Proposed Pipeline Across the Shaker Village at Pleasant Hill, Mercer County, Kentucky. Program for Archaeological Research, University of Kentucky, Technical Report No. 503.

Peres, Tanya M. 2003. A Phase I Archaeological Survey for the Interstate 65 Widening Project, Barren, Edmonson, Hart, Larue, And Hardin Counties, Kentucky (Item No. 4-10.01 And 4-10.05). Program for Archaeological Research, University of Kentucky, Technical Report No. 502.

Peres, Tanya M. 2003. Phase I Archaeological Survey for the KY 90 Widening Project, Pulaski And Wayne Counties, Kentucky(Item Number 8-109.00). Program for Archaeological Research, University of Kentucky, Technical Report No. 498.

Peres, Tanya M. 2003. A Phase I Archaeological Survey of Bridge And Approaches Replacement On KY 389, Carroll County, Kentucky (Item Number 6-347.00). Program for Archaeological Research, University of Kentucky, Technical Report No. 494.

Peres, Tanya M. 2003. A Phase I Archaeological Survey of a 100-Acre Parcel Associated with a Surface Mining Permit (Application No. 039-9603) Gallatin County, Kentucky. Program for Archaeological Research, University of Kentucky, Technical Report No. 491.

Peres, Tanya M. with R.W. Jefferies, V.D. Thompson, G.R. Milner, and R.M. Bonzani. 2002. The Cypress Creek Revisited: Archaic Settlement and Subsistence in West-Central Kentucky. Kentucky Heritage Council, Frankfort.

Peres, Tanya M. 2002. A Phase II Archaeological Evaluation of Site 15BH212, Associated with the KY 11 Project, Bath County, Kentucky. Program for Archaeological Research, University of Kentucky. Submitted to Division of Environmental Analysis, Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, Frankfort, Kentucky, Item No. 9-121.2, 9-121.3, 9-121.4.

Peres, Tanya M. 2002. A Phase II Archaeological Evaluation of Site 15BH223, Associated with the KY 11 Project, Bath County, Kentucky. Program for Archaeological Research, University of Kentucky. Submitted to Division of Environmental Analysis, Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, Frankfort, Kentucky, Item No. 9-121.2, 9-121.3, 9-121.4.

Peres, Tanya M. 2002. A Phase II Archaeological Evaluation of Site 15BH219, Associated with the KY11 Project, Bath County, Kentucky. Program for Archaeological Research, University of Kentucky. Submitted to Division of Environmental Analysis, Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, Frankfort, Kentucky, Item No. 9-121.2, 9-121.3, and 9-121.4.

Peres, Tanya M. 2002. A Phase II Archaeological Evaluation of Site 5BH213, Associated with the KY11 Project, Bath County, Kentucky. University of Kentucky's Program for Archaeological Research, Department of Anthropology. Submitted to Division of Environmental Analysis, Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, Frankfort, Kentucky, Item No. 9-121.2, 9-121.3, and 9-121.4.

Koski, S. and Tanya M. Peres. 2001. Archaeological Testing of the Snake Island Site (8SO2336), and Survey at Jim Neville Preserve and Palmer Point Park, Sarasota County, Florida. Ms. on file, New South and Associates, Stone Mountain, Georgia.

Peres, Tanya M. 2000. Zooarchaeology of Coastal Southwest Florida's Snake Island Site (8SO2336). Ms. On file, Environmental Archaeology Laboratory, Florida Museum of Natural History, Gainesville.

Walker, K. J., D. L. Ruhl, and Tanya M. Peres. 2000. Historical Ecology of the Everglades National Park: First Annual Report on Environmental Archaeological Analysis, Cataloging, and Curation of SEAC Accession 590. Ms. on file at the Southeastern Archeological Center, National Park Service, Department of the Interior, Tallahassee, Florida.

Peres, Tanya M. 1999. "Florida Indians and the Invasion from Europe";, by J. T. Milanich. The Florida Anthropologist. 52(3):217-219.

Peres, Tanya M. with B.S. Carter. 1999. "Archaeological and Zooarchaeological Remains from the Aucilla River, Northwest Florida.";In Zooarchaeology of the Pleistocene/Holocene Boundary: Proceedings of a Symposium Held at the 8 th Congress of the International Council for Archaeozoology (ICAZ), Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, August 1998, Jonathan C. Driver (ed.), 63-66. British Archaeological Reports, International Series 800.

Peres, Tanya M. 1998. "A Late-Pleistocene/Early-Holocene Faunal Assemblage from the Page/Ladson Site (8JE591), Jefferson County, Florida."; Current Research in the Pleistocene 15:120-121. (peer reviewed)

Cornelison, J. and Tanya M. Peres. 1998. Research Design for Archeological Testing at Eight Project Areas Along the Natchez Trace Parkway. Ms. on file at the Southeastern Archeological Center, National Park Service, Department of the Interior, Tallahassee, Florida.

Peres, Tanya M. 1997. Page/Ladson Faunal Remains and the Paleoenvironment . Aucilla River Times. Florida Museum of Natural History, University of Florida, Gainesville.