Professional Experience: Instructor at several universities and community colleges in Missouri and Illinois, archaeological field director and lab manager at Cahokia Mounds, Medicolegal Death Investigator Training Course, book reviewer, consultant for documentary on Cahokia, board member Illinois Association for Advancement of Archaeology, intern and research assistant at Field Museum of Natural History, public service archaeology program
Member of Cave Research Foundation, shamanism, Native Americans, mica sourcing, paleopathology
2009 Vermilion, Mary R. and Kathryn Parker
Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site East Palisade
Investigations, 2007. Illinois Antiquity.
44(2):6-9. June 2009
2003 Vermilion, Mary R., Mark Krekeler, and Lawrence H. Keeley
Pigment Identification on Two Moorehead Phase Ramey Knives
from the Loyd Site, a Prehistoric Mississippian Homestead.
Journal of Archaeological Science 30: 1459-1467.