Department of Anthropology
Missouri State University
2003 Ph.D. University of New Mexico (Anthropology). “The Symbolism of Casas Grandes.” Departmental Honors. 1998 M.A. University of New Mexico (Anthropology). 1993 B.S. Eastern New Mexico University (Anthropology) Cum Laude.
Timothy R. Pauketat, Linda Cordell, David Freidel, Kelley Hays-Gilpin, Christine S. VanPool 2010 Ancestors in Cosmologies: A white paper for the Cosmology & Society in the Ancient Amerindian World, Santa Fe Institute Press, Santa Fe (2010). Digital Archaeological Record: 1–12.
Gordon F. M. Rakita, Christine S. VanPool, and Todd L. VanPool 2011 Excavations at the 76 Draw Site, Luna County, New Mexico. In Patterns in Transition: Papers from the 16th Biennial Jornada Mogollon Conference, edited by Melinda R. Landreth, pp. 29–64. Museum of Archaeology, El Paso.
Christine S. VanPool and Todd L. VanPool 2012 Breath and Being: Contextualizing Object Persons at Paquimé, Chihuahua, Mexico. In Archaeology of Spiritualities, edited by Kathryn Rountree, Christine Morris, and Alan Peatfield, pp.87-106. Springer, New York.
Christine S. VanPool and Todd L. VanPool 2012 Casas Grandes Phenomenon. In The Oxford Handbook of North American Archaeology, edited by Timothy R. Pauketat, pp.243–658. Oxford Press, New York.
Christine S. VanPool and Todd L. VanPool 2012 Introduction. In Readings in American Antiquity Archaeological Theory: Selections from American Antiquity, 1962-2011, edited by Christine S. VanPool and Todd L. VanPool, pp. vii-xiv. Society for American Archaeology Press, Washington, D.C.
Christine S. VanPool and Elizabeth E. Newsome 2012 The Spirit in the Material: A Case Study of Animism in the American Southwest (2012). American Antiquity 77:243–262.
McCarthy, Elizabeth M., Gordon F.M. Rakita, Christine S. VanPool, and Todd L. VanPool 2013 Faunal Analysis and Environmental Reconstruction of the 76 Draw Site, New Mexico (2013). In Advances in Jornada Mogollon Archaeology: Proceedings from the 17th Jornada Mogollon Conference, edited by T. VanPool, E. McCarthy, and C. VanPool, pp. 185–196. El Paso Museum of Archaeology, El Paso, Texas.
VanPool, Todd L., Christopher Oswald, Jason Christy, Jeffrey R. Ferguson, Gordon F.M. Rakita, and Christine S. VanPool 2013 Provenance Studies of Obsidian at 76 Draw. In Advances in Jornada Mogollon Archaeology: Proceedings from the 17th Jornada Mogollon Conference, edited by T. VanPool, E. McCarthy, and C. VanPool, pp. 163–184. El Paso Museum of Archaeology, El Paso, Texas.
Todd L. VanPool, Travis J. Royal, and Christine S. VanPool Archaeological Metrology: A Case Study from Paquimé (2013). In Collected Papers from the 17th Biennial Mogollon Archaeological Conference, edited by Lonnie C. Ludemann, pp. 133-144. Friends of Mogollon Archaeology, Las Cruces.
Christine S. VanPool and Todd L. VanPool 2015 Religion and Cosmology in the Casas Grandes World. In Ancient Paquimé and the Casas Grandes World, edited by Paul E. Minnis and Michael E. Whalen, pp. 83-100. University of Arizona Press, Tucson.