Professor Marshall Weisler

Professor

School of Social Science
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
m.weisler@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 53038

Overview

Qualifications

  • Fellow of Australian Academy of the Humanities
  • Bachelor of Arts Anthropology, The California State University
  • Master of Arts Anthropology, U.C.Berkeley
  • Doctor of Philosophy Anthropology, U.C.Berkeley

Publications

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Supervision

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Publications

Book

Book Chapter

  • Weisler, Marshall and Walter, Richard (2017). East Polynesian connectivity. In Tamar Hodos (Ed.), The Routledge handbook of archaeology and globalization (pp. 369-386) New York, NY, United States: Routledge .

  • Weisler, Marshall I. and Love, Serena (2015). Geoarchaeology. In James D. Wright (Ed.), International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences 2nd ed. (pp. 53-57) Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Elsevier.

  • Weisler, Marshall (2012). Polynesian volcanic glass: uses, sourcing, and distribution. In Ioannis Liritzis and Christopher M. Stevenson (Ed.), Obsidian and ancient manufactured glasses (pp. 130-142) New Mexico, United States: University of New Mexico Press.

  • Weisler, Marshall I. and Green, Roger C. (2011). Rethinking the chronology of colonization of Southeast Polynesia. In Terry L. Jones, Alice A. Storey, Elizabeth A. Matisoo-Smith and José Miguel Ramíres-Aliaga (Ed.), Polynesians in America: Pre-Columbian Contacts with the New World (pp. 223-246) Lanham, MD, United States: AltaMira Press.

  • Jones, Terry L., Clarke, Andrew C., Cordero, María-Auxiliadora, Green, Roger C., Irwin, Geoffrey, Klar, Kathryn A., Matisoo-Smith, Elizabeth A., Quiróz, Daniel, Ramírez-Aliaga, José Miguel, Scaglion, Richard, Storey, Alice A. and Weisler, Marshall I. (2011). Summary and conclusions. In Terry L. Jones, Alice A. Storey, Elizabeth A. Matisoo-Smith and José Miguel Ramíres-Aliaga (Ed.), Polynesians in America: Pre-Columbian Contacts with the New World (pp. 225-268) Lanham, MD, United States: AltaMira Press.

  • Weisler, Marshall I. (2009). Archaeology. In Rosemary G. Gillespie and David A. Clague (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Islands (pp. 41-47) London , U. K.: University of California Press.

  • Weisler, M. (2008). TRACKING ANCIENT ROUTES ACROSS POYLNESIAN SEASCAPES WITH BASALT ARTIFACT GEOCHEMISTRY. In Bruno David and Julian Thomas (Ed.), Handbook of Landscape Archaeology First ed. (pp. 536-543) Walnut Creek, California: Left Coast Press.

  • Conte, E., Kirch, P. V., Weisler, M. I. and Anderson, A. J. (2004). Archaeological field Investigations. In E. Conte and P. V. Kirch (Ed.), Archaeological Investigations in the Mangareva Islands (pp. 94-105) USA: Archaeological Research Facility, University of California.

  • Weisler, M. I., Conte, E. and Kirch, P. V. (2004). Material culture and geochemical sourcing of basalt artifacts. In E. Conte and P.V. Kirch (Ed.), Archaeological Investigations in the Mangareva Islands (pp. 128-148) USA: Archaeological Research Facility, University of California.

  • Kirch, P. V., Coil, E., Weisler, M. I., Conte, E. and Anderson, A. J. (2003). Radiocarbon dating and site chronology. In E. Conte and P.V. Kirch (Ed.), Archaeological Investigations in the Mangareva Islands (pp. 94-105) USA: Archaeological Research Facility, University of California.

  • Weisler, Marshall I. (2002). Centrality and the collapse of long-distance voyaging in East Polynesia. In Michael Glascock (Ed.), Geochemical Evidence for Long-Distance Exchange (pp. 257-273) London: Bergin and Garvey.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Weisler, M., Hua, Q. and Zhao, J.-X. (2007). Late Holocene C-14 marine reservoir ages in Hawaii from U-series dated corals. In: Catto, N., XVII INQUA Congress. The Tropics: Heat Engine of the Quaternary. XVII INQUA Congress, Cairns, Australia, (444-444). 27 July - 3 August, 2007. doi:10.1016/j.quaint.2007.04.001

  • Stefan, Vincent H., Weisler, Marshall I. and Collins, S. L. (2005). Henderson Island crania and their implication for south eastern Polynesian prehistory. In: Christopher M. Stevenson, José Miguel Ramierez, Francis J. Morin and Norma Barbacci, The Renaca Papers. Proceedings of the VI International Conference on Easter Island and the Pacific: VI Congreso Internacional sobre Rapa Nui y el Pacifico. VI International Conference on Easter Island and the Pacific, Vina del Mar, Chile, (201-212). 21-25 September 2004.

  • Weiser, M. (2003). Prehistoric settlement of Marginal Islands. In: Christophe Sand, Proceedings of: International Conference for the 50th Anniversary of the First Lapita Excavation (July 1952): Pacific Archaeology: Assessments and Prospects. International Conference for the 50th Anniversary of the First Lapita Excavation (July 1952): Pacific Archaeology: Assessments and Prospects, Kone, Noumea, New Caledonia, (343-352). 31 July-7 August 2002.

Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

Completed Supervision