Leila Joyce Seals is a 2015-2019 Self Graduate Fellow pursuing a Ph.D. in geology. She received B.A. (2007) in anthropology from Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY, and M.S. (2014) in geology from the University of Puerto Rico-Mayagüez, Mayagüez, PR. Joyce Seals is the current president of the Osage Chapter of the Association for Women in the Geosciences, and co-organizer of Explorations in Archaeology, a lecture series hosted by the KU Anthropology Department.
Mentor: Rolfe D. Mandel, Associate Chair, Professor, Geology