Awards & Winners

Stephen D. Houston

Date of Birth 11-November-1958
Place of Birth Chambersburg
(Franklin County, Pennsylvania)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Stephen Houston, Stephen Douglas Houston
Profession Mayanist, Epigrapher, Archaeologist, Anthropologist, Educator
Stephen Douglas Houston is an American anthropologist, archaeologist, epigrapher and Mayanist scholar, who is particularly renowned for his research into the pre-Columbian Maya civilization of Mesoamerica. He is the author of a number of papers and books concerning topics such as the Maya script, the history, kingships and dynastic politics of the pre-Columbian Maya, and archaeological reports on several Maya archaeological sites, particularly Dos Pilas and El Zotz. As of 2008 Houston holds an endowed chair as Dupee Family Professor of Social Science at Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, and is also a professor in Brown's Department of Anthropology.

Awards by Stephen D. Houston

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Guggenheim Fellowship for Social Sciences, US & Canada
(Anthropology & Cultural Studies)