Gus Quinlan, Ph.D.

Grants and Projects Analyst, College of Liberal Arts


Gus Quinlan has a life-long passion for supporting social science and humanities research. He has worked as a technical editor, archaeologist and a non-profit manager. Before joining the University of Nevada, Reno, Quinlan worked for over a decade as the executive director of the Nevada Rock Art Foundation. His tenure there gave him considerable experience in grants administration, fundraising, budgeting, operations management, technical report writing and archaeological inventory.


  • Ph.D., Archaeology, University of Southampton, 1994
  • B.A. (Hons), First Class, Archaeology, University of Southampton, 1989