research archaeologist

Ryan Lange

Ryan Lange

Title/Position
Research Archaeologist
Maria Schroeder

Maria Schroeder

Title/Position
Architectural Historian
Research Archaeologist
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Daniel Horgen

Dan Horgen is an OSA Research Archaeologist who has conducted and assisted in numerous archaeological surveys and excavation projects in Iowa and adjacent states since 2001. He currently helps manage the OSA’s in-house lithic raw material assemblage and coauthored the OSA’s Lithic Raw Material Assemblage web page.
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Alan Hawkins

Title/Position
Research Archaeologist
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Warren Davis, M.S., RPA

Title/Position
Research Archaeologist
Warren Davis is a research archaeologist at the OSA, conducting archaeological research for contract-funded projects that includes background historic research, field surveys and excavations, and report writing.
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Angela R. Collins, M.A., RPA

Title/Position
Research Archaeologist
Angela Collins has been conducting archaeology in Iowa since 2001. Her specialized skills involve material analysis with pXRF and ceramic petrography, as well as aerial thermography utilizing a small uncrewed aerial system (drone) as an FAA-licensed drone pilot. At OSA, Angela leads archaeological field surveys and excavations, prepares National Register of Historic Places nominations, and conducts research on various precontact and postcontact topics. She is an artifact illustrator, graphic artist, website designer, and digital publisher for the OSA, producing numerous posters, brochures, and booklets, as well as editions of the OSA Report Series.
Veronica Mraz

Veronica Mraz, M.A., Ph.D.

Title/Position
Research Archaeologist