Full Time Faculty Members

Dr. Samuel E. Mark

Dr. Samuel E. Mark

Professor
Department of Liberal Studies (Anthropology/Archeology)
and Department of Anthropology

Biography

marks@tamug.edu
(409) 741-4325

Bldg# 3007, Office 217

MAST Courses Taught:

CLAS 371 (In Search of Homer and Trojan War)
ANTH 351 (Classical Archaeology)
ANTH 225 (Intro to Biological Anthropology)
ANTH 423(Bioarchaeology)
MAST 350 (History of Wooden Ship Construction)
MAST 354 (Ancient Egyptian Seafaring)




Thomas J. Oertling

Thomas J. Oertling

Instructional Assistant Professor,
Department of Liberal Studies (Nautical Archaeology)

Biography

oertlint@tamug.edu
(409) 741-4026

Bldg# 3026, Office 402

MAST Courses Taught:

MAST 265 (Elissa Sail Training)
MAST 345 (Texas Maritime History)
ANTH 202 (Introduction to Archaeology)
ANTH 313 (Historical Archaeology)
HIST 232 (History of American Seapower)
MAST 352 (Traditional Maritime Tools)




Dr. Frederic B. Pearl

Associate Professor,
Department of Liberal Studies (Anthropology)
and Department of Marine Sciences

Biography

pearlf@tamug.edu
(409) 740-4935

Bldg# 3007, Office 217

MAST Courses Taught:

MAST 320 (Intro to Museums and Conservation)
MAST 371 (Archaeology of the Pacific)
MAST 333 (Viking Archaeology and Norse Mythology)




 JoAnn DiGeorgio-Lutz

Dr. Joann DiGeorgio-Lutz

Professor and Head,
Department of Liberal Studies,
Texas A&M Galveston.

Biography

digeorgj@tamug.edu
(409) 740-4463

Bldg# 3007, Office 128

MAST Courses Taught:

MAST 411 (International Maritime Culture)




Victor Viser

Dr. Victor Viser

Assistant Instructional Professor
and Assistant Head
,
Department of Liberal Studies,
Texas A&M at Galveston.

Biography

viserv@tamug.edu
(409) 740-4556

Bldg# 3007, Office 130

MAST Courses Taught:

COMM 449 (Communication Activism)




Dr. Stephen Curlry

Dr. Stephen Curley

Regents Professor (English) and an award-winning teacher of literature, writing, and film
Texas A&M University at Galveston

Biography

curleys@tamug.edu

(409) 740-4501

Bldg# 3007, Office 129

MAST Courses Taught:

ENGL 335 (Literature of the Sea)




Brett Furth

Brett Furth

Instructional Lecturer,
Department of Liberal Studies (Anthropology),
Texas A&M Galveston

Biography

furthb@tamug.edu

(409) 741-7147

Bldg# 3007, Office 106




Dr. Elizabeth Nyman

Dr. Elizabeth Nyman

Assistant Professor,
MAST Program Coordinator
Department of Liberal Studies (Maritime Policy),
Texas A&M Galveston

enyman@tamug.edu

(409) 740-4762

Bldg# 3007, Office 217