Scott Ortman

Associate Professor of Anthropology, University of Colorado Boulder
Faculty Associate, Institute of Behavioral Science
Ph.D., Anthropology, Arizona State University

IBS Associations:

Director, Center for Collaborative Synthesis in Archaeology

scott.ortman@colorado.edu

Campus Office:

Department of Anthropology

University of Colorado Boulder

Hale Room 156

1350 Pleasant St.

Boulder, CO 80309

Research Interests:

Settlement patterns, social development, sustainability, collaborative synthesis

Skills and Expertise:

Archaeology, tribal partnerships, complex systems, historical linguistics

Brief Biography:

Prior to coming to CU I was director of research at the Crow Canyon Archaeological Center, an Omidyar Postdoctoral Fellow at the Santa Fe Institute, and a senior investigator on the Village Ecodynamics Project.