First Name   Lawrence
Last Name   Babits
University or Association   East Carolina University
City, State   Greenville , NC
Position Director and Professor, Program in Maritime Studies
Insitution of Highest Degree Brown University
Phone   work 252.328.6097
Expertise Sector Research and Education
Area of Expertise Archaeology
Other Expertise
Language Fluency (Other than English) German, some Spanish, Danish and French
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Expertise Profile

Dr. Babits has extensive experience in battlefield archaeology and is a specialist in maritime material culture and military history. His publications include numerous site reports. He is the author of numerous books including Maritime Archaeology: A Reader of Substantive and Theoretical Contributions. He is the co-editor of Underwater Archaeology 1998 with Ryan Harris and Cathy Fach. Babits teaches classes in method and theory of nautical archaeology, material culture studies, small boat documentation, military history and field schools.

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