Dr. Seth W. Mallios
Dr. Seth Mallios is Professor of Anthropology and Director of the South Coastal Information Center at San Diego State University. An archaeologist, anthropologist, and historian, Professor Mallios received his BA from the University of California, Berkeley and his MA and PhD from the University of Virginia. Dr. Mallios previously served as Site Supervisor at the 1607 James Fort archaeological site in Jamestown, Virginia, the first permanent English settlement in the Americas, and published extensively on early colonial intercultural English/Spanish/Virginia Indian relations. Since moving to San Diego in 2001, Professor Mallios has spearheaded six research projects: The San Diego Gravestone Project, The Lost Murals of San Diego State Project, The Nate Harrison Historical Archaeology Project, The Whaley House Historical Archaeology Project, The San Diego Archaeological Geographic Information System, and The Historical Archaeology of Local Rock 'n' Roll. He has published nine books, dozens of articles, and garnered over $1.5 million dollars in extramural grants.