Dr. Andy Hemmings
Dr. Andy Hemmings, Florida
paleo-archaeologist, received his Ph.D.
from the University of Florida, and is
lead Archaeologist at the Vero Site
Dr. Clifford T. Brown
Dr. Clifford T. Brown, Associate
Professor in FAU's Anthropology
Department, is an archaeologist
trained at Yale and Tulane Universities.
He specializes in prehistory of Mexico
and Central America and is a scienti‑c
advisor at the Vero Site.
Dr. Gregory O’Corry-Crowe
Dr. Gregory O’Corry-Crowe, Research
Professor and lead for FAU's Harbor
Branch Population Biology and
Behavioral Ecology program. His lab
houses the ancient DNA laboratory
and this sophisticated technology is
being used to analyze animal bones
from the Vero Site.
Dr. Megan Davis
Dr. Megan Davis,Florida Atlantic
UniversityHarbor Branch Interim
Executive Director and Research
Professor, heads up the Florida Atlantic University team
performing excavation and analysis, and overseeing
administration of grants for the project.
Additional Team Collaborations
Dr. Robert Lowery
Dr. Robert Lowery holds a Masters and PhD in Biology
from Florida International University, where he studied human genetic diversity and archaic hominin genetics. He is sampling environmental DNA, (eDNA) from multiple areas at the Old Vero site. Read more about his work on this website under OUR FIRST TWO YEARS