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Jason Raupp is the
Staff Archaeologist for the Program in Maritime Studies. Over the past twenty
years he has been involved with maritime and terrestrial archaeological
research projects in the US, West Africa, Australia, Asia, and the Pacific
region. He has extensive experience in public and private sector cultural heritage
management, as well as diving and boating safety. Before moving to Greenville
in 2013, Jason lived in Australia where he worked as the Technical Officer for Flinders
University's Department of Archaeology and later as a consultant archaeologist/historian
for cultural heritage management firms, heritage agencies, and museums around
the country. His research interests include
historical and maritime archaeology of the Pacific Ocean, culture contact, historic
fisheries, military technologies, battlefield studies, and contact-period rock
art. His current research focuses
on early to mid-nineteenth century pelagic whaling and the industrial aspects
of the ships employed in the Pacific whale fishery.
2015: Jennifer McKinnon, Sarah Nahabedian, and
Jason T. Raupp. "A Welcome Addition: Investigation of a
Colonial Period Shipwreck in Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands." International Journal of Nautical
2015: Raupp, Jason T., Jennifer
F. McKinnon, Peter Harvey and John D. San Nicolas. "The
Archaeological Survey of Submerged WWII heritage: A Multi-Agency Approach." In
Pacific Battlescapes: Underwater
Archaeology of the WWII Battle of Saipan. Jennifer McKinnon and Toni
Carrell (eds.), Springer Press.
2014: Raupp, Jason T. "Maritime Archaeology of the Pacific
Ocean." Substantive Entry in Encyclopedia
of Global Archaeology, Claire Smith and Jo Smith, editors. Springer Press,
2013: McKinnon, Jennifer, Daryl Wesley, Jason T. Raupp, and Ian Moffat. "Geophysical Investigations at the Anuru
Bay Trepang Site: A New Approach to Locating Macassan Archaeological Sites in
Northern Australia." Bulletin of the Australasian Institute for
Maritime Archaeology 37:106-112.
Daryl, Jennifer F. McKinnon, and Jason
T. Raupp. "Sails Set in Stone: A Technological Analysis of Non-Indigenous
Watercraft Rock Art Paintings in North Western Arnhem Land." Journal of Maritime Archaeology 7(2):245-269.
2011: Raupp, Jason T., Suzanne Finney and
Kelly Gleason. "Multidisciplinary Research Potential for Whaling Heritage in
the Pacific Region." In Proceedings of the Inaugural Asian Academy for Heritage
Management Asia-Pacific Regional Conference on Underwater Cultural Heritage.
2011: McKinnon, Jennifer F. and Jason T. Raupp. "Potential for Spanish
Colonial Archaeology in the Northern Mariana Islands." In Proceedings of the
Inaugural Asian Academy for Heritage Management Asia-Pacific Regional
Conference on Underwater Cultural Heritage. Manila, Philippines.
2010: Raupp, Jason T., Cosmos
Coroneos and Jennifer McKinnon. "Excavation and Relocation of the Former Hovell Pile
Light." In Public, Professionals and
Preservation: Conservation of Cultural Heritage, Vicki Richards and
Jennifer McKinnon (eds.), pp. 77-85. PAST Foundation Publications, Columbus,
2010: Raupp, Jason T. and Kelly
Gleason. "Submerged Whaling Heritage in Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument." Bulletin of the Australasian Institute for
Maritime Archaeology 34:67-76.
2009: May, Sally K., Jennifer McKinnon and Jason T. Raupp. "Boats on Bark: An Analysis of Groote Eylandt
Bark Paintings featuring Macassan Praus from the 1948 Arnhem Land Expedition."
International Journal of Nautical Archaeology 38(2):369-385.
2008: Viduka, Andrew and Jason T. Raupp. "Research, Cultural Tourism and Diver Education:
The Undersea Explorer Expedition 2007." Bulletin of the Australasian Institute for
Maritime Archaeology 32:20-26.
2008: Moffat, Ian and Jason T. Raupp. "A New Approach to Investigating Shipwreck Sites
in Littoral Environments: Multi-Technique Geophysical Investigations of Port
Elliot, South Australia." Technical Briefs
in Historical Archaeology 3:1-7.
2007: Raupp, Jason T. "Fish On: Pensacola's Red Snapper
Fishery." Florida Historical Quarterly,
2007: Moffat, Ian, Jason T. Raupp and David Van Zandt. "Attention to Detail: Geophysical and Historical Investigations around
Port Elliot, South Australia." In A Year in Review: 2006 Program in Maritime
Archaeology, Jennifer McKinnon and Jason Raupp (eds.), pp. 72-81. Flinders University Maritime Archaeology
Manuscript Series no. 13. Shannon Research Press, Adelaide, SA.