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Paul Cleghorn, Ph.D.

Principal – Pacific Basin Office

Paul CleghornVice President

Paul Cleghorn has conducted archaeological investigations in Hawai`i, American Samoa, New Zealand, the Solomon Islands, Guam, and Saipan over the last 30 years. He has held research and teaching positions at the Bishop Museum, the University of Auckland, and the University of Hawai`i at Manoa. Dr. Cleghorn is experienced in the National Historic Preservation Act Section 106 review process, and he enjoys a close and positive working relationship with the State Historic Preservation Division in Hawai`i and the Historic Preservation Offices of American Samoa, Guam, and Saipan. He is certified (40-hr HAZWOPER) to work at sites where hazardous waste/materials are an issue. He has conducted and directed all aspects of archaeological field investigations, including inventory, evaluation and treatment, site restoration, and interpretation. He has extensive experience in Native Hawaiian consultation. Dr. Cleghorn has special technical expertise in lithic technology and experimental archaeology.