Michael Bergervoet

PhD Candidate
Primary office:

Advisor's name: Jay T. Johnson, PhD
  • Ph.D. Candidate, Geography, University of Kansas – Lawrence, KS
Concentrations:  Cultural Geography, Archaeology, and GIS
  • M.S., Applied Anthropology, Minnesota State University – Mankato, MN (2008)
Concentrations:  Archaeology, GIS, and Ethnography
  • B.S., Civil Engineering, South Dakota State University – Brookings, SD (2002)
               Concentrations: Land Surveying, Municipal & Highway Engineering
Research Interests:
  • Ethnography
  • Archaeology
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • Geomorphology

Selected Honors & Awards:
  • KU Institute for Policy & Social Research (IPSR) Graduate Research Fellow: Spring 2013
  • Research Fellow & Archaeological Expedition Volunteer – “Valley of the Kings Archaeological and Geographical Expedition”, Republic of Tuva, Russia. June 2012.
  • Lambda Alpha member: Anthropology Honors Society. March 2006 – present
  • Phi Alpha Theta member: History Honors Society. Spring 2005 – present
  • Chi Epsilon membership: Honorary Civil Engineering Society.  Fall 2000 – present

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