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ASP Lithics Lab

Katipunan Arkeologist ng Pilipinas, Inc.

National Museum of the Philippines

University of the Philippines Webpage

University of the Philippines (Diliman)

The Solheim Foundation

Talastasang Bakas (Sayt ni Dr. Z.A. Salazar)

Bagong Kasaysayan

MOVER: An Erasmus Mundus Program

Erasmus Mundus Master in Quaternary and Prehistory

Human Origins Patrimony in Southeast Asia




Mark A. Mabanag

Senior Lecturer

Research Interest:
Southeast Asian Neolithic; transitioon to agriculture in Island Southeast Asia, residue analysis, ceramic analysis, macrobotany, ethnohistory, culture contact, culture change, maritime trade, spread of Islam in Southeas Asia, Philippines, Indonesia and Malaysia.

Area of Specialization:

Current Projects:


Human Adaptation and Climate Change in the Past 2016



Ph.D. Archaeology, Archaeological Studies Program, University of the Philippines Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines. Dissertation Title: .


M.A. Anthropology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA, Philippines.          Thesis Title:.


B.A. Social Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, USA.

Archaeology Courses Taught

Archaeology 2

World Archaeology (undergraduate)



Mabanag, M., McIntosh, J. & Cleghorn, P. "Archaeological Monitoring Report for Oahu Cemetery, Nu'uanu Valley, Ahupua'a of Honolulu, District of Kona, Island of O'ahu [Portions of TMK (1) 1-8-001:001].", Pacific Legacy, Kailua, O'ahu, Hawai'i.


Mabanag, M. & Cleghorn, P. Archaeological Monitoring Report for the AT&T Fiber Optic Cable Relocation at the Makaha Bridge Replacement Project Area [Portions of TMK (1) 1-8-001:012, 8-4-002:045, 47, 8-4-018:014, 122, 123, 8-4-08:018, 019, and 020]. Pacific Legacy, Kailua, O'ahu, Hawa'i.