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Professor Glenn Summerhayes OL FSA FLS FRAI

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Room 2C25,
Tel 64 3 479 8399
Email glenn.summerhayes@otago.ac.nz

Research Interests

Pacific archaeology, in particular Melanesia; the archaeology of trade and exchange; the development of social complexity; the archaeology of East Asia; archaeometry; cultural heritage management; archaeology and the school curriculum in Papua New Guinea.

Courses

ARCH101 Human Origins and Civilisations
ARCH203 Asian Archaeology
ARCH305 The Emergence of Agriculture: An Archaeological Journey
ARCH403 Oceanic Archaeology

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Publications

Summerhayes, G. R. (2018). Coconuts on the move: Archaeology of western Pacific. Journal of Pacific History. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1080/00223344.2018.1520082

Gaffney, D., & Summerhayes, G. R. (2018). Coastal mobility and lithic supply lines in northeast New Guinea. Archaeological & Anthropological Science. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s12520-018-0713-8

Summerhayes, G. (2018). Les premiers habitants de la Nouvelle-Guinée. In J.-P. Demoule, D. Garcia & A. Schnapp (Eds.), Une histoire des civilisations: Comment l'archéologie bouleverse nos connaissances. (pp. 138-143). Paris, France: La Découverte.

Summerhayes, G. R. (2018). An Austronesia presence in the Sakishima Islands: An archaeological update. In N. Guo & T. Shogimen (Eds.), Proceedings of the Overseas Symposium in Otago: Japanese Studies Down Under: History, Politics, Literature and Art. (pp. 27-37). Kyoto, Japan: International Research Center for Japanese Studies. Retrieved from http://publications.nichibun.ac.jp/en/item/symp/2018-03-30/pub

Summerhayes, G. R., Field, J. H., Shaw, B., & Gaffney, D. (2017). The archaeology of forest exploitation and change in the tropics during the Pleistocene: The case of Northern Sahul (Pleistocene New Guinea). Quaternary International, 448, 14-30. doi: 10.1016/j.quaint.2016.04.023

Working Paper; Discussion Paper; Technical Report

Gaffney, D., & Summerhayes, G. R. (2017). An archaeology of Madang Papua New Guinea. Dunedin, New Zealand: Department of Anthropology & Archaeology, University of Otago. 33p. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/10523/7294

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Authored Book - Research

Summerhayes, G. (2000). Lapita interaction: Terra Australis 15. Canberra: ANH Publications & Australian National University, 244p.

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Edited Book - Research

Dennison, J., & Summerhayes, G. R. (Eds.). (2017). New Guinea by Dr Maximilian Krieger [Translated by John Dennison]. Dunedin, New Zealand: Department of Anthropology & Archaeology, University of Otago, 358p.

Dennison, J., & Summerhayes, G. R. (Eds.). (2015). The Empress Augusta / Sepik River by Otto Reche [Translated by John Dennison]. Dunedin, New Zealand: Department of Anthropology & Archaeology, University of Otago, 514p.

Dennison, J., & Summerhayes, G. R. (Eds.). (2013). Admiralty Islands by Dr Hans Nevermann [Translated by John Dennison]. Dunedin, New Zealand: Department of Anthropology & Archaeology, University of Otago, 384p.

Summerhayes, G., & Buckley, H. (Eds.). (2013). Pacific Archaeology: Documenting the past 50,000 years. Dunedin, New Zealand: University of Otago, 197p.

Sheppard, P. J., Thomas, T., & Summerhayes, G. R. (Eds.). (2009). Lapita: Ancestors and descendants (New Zealand Archaeological Association Monograph 28). Auckland, New Zealand: NZAA, 229p.

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Chapter in Book - Research

Summerhayes, G. (2018). Les premiers habitants de la Nouvelle-Guinée. In J.-P. Demoule, D. Garcia & A. Schnapp (Eds.), Une histoire des civilisations: Comment l'archéologie bouleverse nos connaissances. (pp. 138-143). Paris, France: La Découverte.

Heath, H., Summerhayes, G. R., & Hung, H.-C. (2017). Enter the ceramic matrix: Identifying the nature of early Austronesian settlement in the Cagayan Valley, Philippines. In P. J. Piper, H. Matsumura & D. Bulbeck (Eds.), New perspectives in Southeast Asian and Pacific prehistory: Terra Australis 45. (pp. 213-231). Canberra, Australia: ANU Press.

Summerhayes, G. R. (2017). Island Southeast Asia and Oceania interactions. In J. Habu, P. V. Lape & J. W. Olsen (Eds.), Handbook of East and Southeast Asian archaeology. (pp. 659-673). New York, NY: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-6521-2_38

Summerhayes, G. R. (2015). Archaeology of trade and exchange. In J. D. Wright (Ed.), International encyclopedia of the social & behavioral sciences. (2nd ed.) (pp. 481-484). Oxford, UK: Elsevier. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-08-097086-8.13043-0

Summerhayes, G. R., & Ford, A. (2014). Late Pleistocene colonisation and adaptation in New Guinea: Implications for modelling modern human behaviour. In R. Dennell & M. Porr (Eds.), Southern Asia, Australia and the search of human origins. (pp. 213-227). New York, NY: Cambridge University Press.

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Journal - Research Article

Gaffney, D., & Summerhayes, G. R. (2018). Coastal mobility and lithic supply lines in northeast New Guinea. Archaeological & Anthropological Science. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1007/s12520-018-0713-8

Gaffney, D., Summerhayes, G. R., & Miamba, K. (2018). An archaeological survey of inland Madang, Northeast Papua New Guinea. Archaeology in New Zealand, 61(3), 12-26.

Summerhayes, G. R. (2018). Coconuts on the move: Archaeology of western Pacific. Journal of Pacific History. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1080/00223344.2018.1520082

Gaffney, D., Summerhayes, G. R., Mennis, M., Beni, T., Cook, A., Field, J., … Buckley, H., & Mandui, H. (2017). Archaeological investigations into the origins of Bel trading groups around the Madang Coast, Northeast New Guinea. Journal of Island & Coastal Archaeology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1080/15564894.2017.1315349

Summerhayes, G. R., Field, J. H., Shaw, B., & Gaffney, D. (2017). The archaeology of forest exploitation and change in the tropics during the Pleistocene: The case of Northern Sahul (Pleistocene New Guinea). Quaternary International, 448, 14-30. doi: 10.1016/j.quaint.2016.04.023

Roberts, P., Gaffney, D., Lee-Thorp, J., & Summerhayes, G. (2017). Persistent tropical foraging in the highlands of terminal Pleistocene/Holocene New Guinea. Nature Ecology & Evolution, 1, 44. doi: 10.1038/s41559-016-0044

Mialanes, J., David, B., Ford, A., Richards, T., McNiven, I. J., Summerhayes, G. R., & Leavesley, M. (2016). Imported obsidian at Caution Bay, south coast of Papua New Guinea: Cessation of long distance procurement c. 1,900 cal BP. Australian Archaeology, 82(3), 248-262. doi: 10.1080/03122417.2016.1252079

Sutton, N., Vilgalys, G., Summerhayes, G., & Ford, A. (2016). Revisiting the late prehistoric sequence of the Port Moresby region of Papua New Guinea: The continuing contribution of Susan Bulmer. Archaeology in Oceania, 51(S1), 41-49. doi: 10.1002/arco.5110

Skelly, R., Ford, A., Summerhayes, G., Mialanes, J., & David, B. (2016). Chemical signatures & social interactions: Implications of west Fergusson Island obsidian at Hopo, east of the Vailala River (Gulf of Papua), Papua New Guinea. Journal of Pacific Archaeology, 7(1), 126-138.

Vilgalys, G., & Summerhayes, G. (2016). Do hiccups echo? Late Holocene interaction and ceramic production in Southern Papua New Guinea. Asian Perspectives, 55(1), 61-88.

Specht, J., Gosden, C., Pavlides, C., Richards, Z., & Summerhayes, G. R. (2016). Exploring Lapita diversity on New Britain's South Coast, Papua New Guinea. Journal of Pacific Archaeology, 7(1), 20-29.

Shaw, B., Leclerc, M., Dickinson, W., Spriggs, M., & Summerhayes, G. R. (2016). Identifying prehistoric trade networks in the Massim region, Papua New Guinea: Evidence from petrographic and chemical compositional pottery analyses from Rossel and Nimowa Islands in the Louisiade Archipelago. Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports, 6, 518-535. doi: 10.1016/j.jasrep.2016.03.034

Gaffney, D., Ford, A., & Summerhayes, G. R. (2016). Sue Bulmer's legacy in highland New Guinea: A re-examination of the Bulmer Collection and future directions. Archaeology in Oceania, 51(Suppl. 1), 23-32. doi: 10.1002/arco.5111

Sutton, N., Summerhayes, G., & Ford, A. (2015). Regional Interaction Networks in Southern Papua New Guinea During the Late Holocene: Evidence from the Chemical Characterisation of Chert Artefacts. Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society, 81, 343-359. doi: 10.1017/ppr.2015.14

Gaffney, D., Ford, A., & Summerhayes, G. (2015). Crossing the Pleistocene–Holocene transition in the New Guinea Highlands: Evidence from the lithic assemblage of Kiowa rockshelter. Journal of Anthropological Archaeology, 39, 223-246. doi: 10.1016/j.jaa.2015.04.006

Gaffney, D., Summerhayes, G. R., Ford, A., Scott, J. M., Denham, T., Field, J., & Dickinson, W. R. (2015). Earliest pottery on New Guinea mainland reveals Austronesian influences in highland environments 3000 years ago. PLoS ONE, 10(9), e0134497. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0134497

Summerhayes, G. R., Kennedy, J., Matisoo-Smith, E., Mandui, H., Ambrose, W., Allen, C., … Wadra, F. (2014). Lepong: A new obsidian source in the Admiralty Islands, Papua New Guinea. Geoarchaeology, 29(3), 238-248. doi: 10.1002/gea.21475

Summerhayes, G. R., Leavesley, M., Fairbairn, A., Mandui, H., Field, J., Ford, A., & Fullagar, R. (2010). Human adaptation and plant use in Highland New Guinea 49,000 to 44,000 years ago. Science, 330, 78-81. doi: 10.1126/science.1193130

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Journal - Research Other

Ford, A., Leavesley, M., & Summerhayes, G. (2016). Chief bilong PNG Akiologi: Papers in honour of Herman Mandui. Journal of Pacific Archaeology, 7(1), 1-3. [Editorial].

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Conference Contribution - Published proceedings: Full paper

Summerhayes, G. R. (2018). An Austronesia presence in the Sakishima Islands: An archaeological update. In N. Guo & T. Shogimen (Eds.), Proceedings of the Overseas Symposium in Otago: Japanese Studies Down Under: History, Politics, Literature and Art. (pp. 27-37). Kyoto, Japan: International Research Center for Japanese Studies. Retrieved from http://publications.nichibun.ac.jp/en/item/symp/2018-03-30/pub

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Other - Edited Journal

Ford, A., Leavesley, M., & Summerhayes, G. (Eds.). (2016). Journal of Pacific Archaeology, 7(1) [Special issue: Chief bilong PNG Akiologi: Papers in Honour of Herman Mandui]. [Guest Editors].

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