GAP 3072 – The Archaeology of Human Evolution

2016-17 Module guideTransferable skills


Module Co-ordinator: Dr Laura Basell

Expertise

Stone Age Africa (particularly Early to Middle Stone Age)  Lower to Upper Palaeolithic Europe  Colonisation of Britain  Lithic Analysis  Geoarchaeology  Rock Art  Experimental Archaeology  Interpretation of complex stratigraphy  Dating methods

Current research

Life, Evolution and Palaeoecology at the source of the Nile: LEAP Nile  Palaeolithic of Southern Britain through several different projects

Career network

UK government Contract archaeology Oil & gas companies Heritage institutions (museums and research institutes) in Rwanda, Uganda, Tanzania and Kenya/East African NGOs Cultural management Academic Publishing


Principal Contributor: Mr Luke Winter

Expertise

Flint knapping

Current research

Ancient Technology Centre

Career network

N/A


Contributor: Dr Ryan Rabett

Expertise

Palaeolithic of Southeast Asia, North Africa, North America  Human adaptation World Heritage Zooarchaeology

Current research

Human Adaptation to Coastal Evolution: Late Quaternary Evidence from Southeast Asia (SUNDASIA) Northeast Algonquin Palaeo-Lake & Environmental Assessment

Career network

UNESCO World Heritage ICOMOS Cultural management Biodiversity Museums Development & philanthropy Academic publishing Distance learning Industry


DemonstratorLaura Patrick


(Image: LEAP Nile Project excavations – L. Basell)