Holloway Hall
Elizabeth A. Ragan

Associate Professor
Historical Archaeology: Early Medieval Scotland and
    17th-century Chesapeake

Anthropology Track and Anthropology Minor
Salisbury University Faculty Senate President

Department of History
Fulton School of Liberal Arts
Salisbury University
Salisbury, Maryland 21801

Spring 2014 Office Hours:
Mondays 1-3pm; Tuesdays 10am-noon; and Thursdays 2-3pm; or by appointment
Office: Holloway Hall 380
Telephone: 410-548-4502



Standing in the inauguration stone at Dunadd, capital of the Dalriada Scots, Argyll, 2013

Spring 2014 Classes
Students enrolled in these courses should go to their MyClasses accounts for more information.

ANTH 202     Archaeology Survey: European Archaeology

ANTH 459     Seminar in Anthropology: Ethics


Soloing the canoe in Algonquin Provincial Park, Ontario, 2012

Current Research

Director, Thornton Project: a joint Salisbury University and Somerset County Historical Trust archaeological exploration of one of Somerset County, Maryland's first European settlements.  Fieldwork on this late 17th-century site was completed in the summer of 2002, and we are now completing analysis at the Nabb Research Center for Delmarva History and Culture.  If you are interested in participating in archaeological field or labwork, feel free to contact me!

Other Positions

Co-director, Algonquin Canoe New Student Outdoor Experience

Board Member, Edward H. Nabb Research Center for Delmarva History and Culture