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. The Routledge handbook of archaeology and globalization. (pp. 369-386) edited by Tamar Hodos. New York, NY, United States: Routledge . doi: 10.4324/9781315449005

  • Weisler, Marshall I. and Love, Serena (2015). Geoarchaeology. International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences. (pp. 53-57) edited by James D. Wright. Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Elsevier. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-08-097086-8.13049-1

  • Weisler, Marshall (2012). Polynesian volcanic glass: uses, sourcing, and distribution. Obsidian and ancient manufactured glasses. (pp. 130-142) edited by Ioannis Liritzis and Christopher M. Stevenson. 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. Polynesians in America: Pre-Columbian Contacts with the New World. (pp. 223-246) edited by Terry L. Jones, Alice A. Storey, Elizabeth A. Matisoo-Smith and José Miguel Ramíres-Aliaga. 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. Polynesians in America: Pre-Columbian Contacts with the New World. (pp. 225-268) edited by Terry L. Jones, Alice A. Storey, Elizabeth A. Matisoo-Smith and José Miguel Ramíres-Aliaga. Lanham, MD, United States: AltaMira Press.

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

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

  • Conte, E., Kirch, P. V., Weisler, M. I. and Anderson, A. J. (2004). Archaeological field Investigations. Archaeological Investigations in the Mangareva Islands. (pp. 94-105) edited by E. Conte and P. V. Kirch. 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. Archaeological Investigations in the Mangareva Islands. (pp. 128-148) edited by E. Conte and P.V. Kirch. 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. Archaeological Investigations in the Mangareva Islands. (pp. 94-105) edited by E. Conte and P.V. Kirch. USA: Archaeological Research Facility, University of California.

  • Weisler, Marshall I. (2002). Centrality and the collapse of long-distance voyaging in East Polynesia. Geochemical Evidence for Long-Distance Exchange. (pp. 257-273) edited by Michael Glascock. 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. XVII INQUA Congress, Cairns, Australia, 27 July - 3 August, 2007. Oxford, England: Elsevier. 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. VI International Conference on Easter Island and the Pacific, Vina del Mar, Chile, 21-25 September 2004. Los Osos, California, United States of America: Easter Island Foundation.

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

Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

Completed Supervision