Douglas C. Comer

Past President and Series Co-Editor, Multidisciplinary Perspectives in Archaeological Heritage Management

Douglas C. Comer is  Principal of Cultural Site Research and Management, Inc. (CSRM) ( CSRM operates in the United States, Europe, the Middle East, Southeast Asia, Africa, South America, and Central America.

Dr. Comer specializes in planning for the management and interpretation of archaeological sites and landscapes, and in the use of aerial and satellite remote sensing for archaeological research and resource protection. He is a recipient of NSF, SERDP, NCPTT, NASA, ESRI, Kaplan Fund, GeoEye, and other grants, and has published extensively on cultural resource management and the use technology in archaeology.

Dr. Comer has served as the Chief of the U.S. National Park Service Applied Archaeology Center, a Fulbright Scholar in Cultural Resource Management, Chair of the Maryland Governors Advisory Committee on Archaeology, a Research Fellow at the Southeast Asian Center for Archaeology and the Fine Arts (SPAFA) in Bangkok and the American Center for Oriental Research (ACOR) in Amman, Chair of the Nominating Committee for the Register of Professional Archaeologists (RPA), and President for the United States Committee for the International Council of Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS).

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