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Richard Hendren

Areas of Speciality
  • Ph.D. Nautical Archaeology
First Year In the Program


Rich Hendren is working towards a PhD in Anthropology with a focus in Nautical Archaeology.  Rich retired from the Navy after thirty years service in both submarine and surface ships and spent the next ten years in management and executive positions in the maritime, oil and gas, and hydrographic survey industries.  He holds a Masters of Human Relations from the University of Oklahoma and a Bachelors of Science from Excelsior University and is licensed as a Master of Steam and Motor Vessels (1600 ton) (Oceans). His research interests include the utilization of remote sensing and measurement technologies and naval artillery.