Petya Hristova, PhD

Petya Hristova, PhD
Title: Instructor

Petya Hristova (Ph.D., UCLA The Cotsen Institute of Archaeology) is an archaeologist specializing in history, art, and field archaeology. Her research is focused on identity, technology, and society in southeast Europe in prehistory and antiquity. She has taught at several American universities. Before coming to the UCLA Dr. Hristova earned a degree in history with a specialization in archaeology from the University of Sofia in Bulgaria. She has excavated prehistoric and classical sites and has traveled extensively in Greece and the Balkans.