Physical Anthropology

Genetics

Archaeobiology

Archaeology

Geoarchaeology

Quaternary Studies

Prof. Dr. Hervé Bocherens
Prof. Dr. Hervé Bocherens

Director, Paleobiology University of Tübingen, Germany

Prof. Dr. Dorothée Drucker
Prof. Dr. Dorothée Drucker

Paleobiology University of Tübingen, Germany

Emily Milton, M.A.
Emily Milton, M.A.

Ph.D. Student, Anthropology and Environmental Science and Policy Michigan State University, USA Student Researcher at the University of Tübingen, Germany Emily is investigating camelid use and seasonality at Cuncaicha rock shelter by applying new methods in zooarchaeology, stable isotopes, and microscopy.

Dr. Dobereiner Chala-Aldana
Dr. Dobereiner Chala-Aldana
Sophia Haller von Hallerstein, MSc
Sophia Haller von Hallerstein, MSc

Research Assistant DFG Center Words Bones Genes Tools University of Tübingen, Germany

Prof. Dr. Katerina Harvati
Prof. Dr. Katerina Harvati

Director, Paleoanthropology, Institute of Archaeological Sciences Principal Investigator, DFG Center Words Bones Genes Tools University of Tübingen, Germany

Dr. Hugo Reyes-Centeno
Dr. Hugo Reyes-Centeno

Assistant Professor, University of Kentucky

Dr. Lumila Menéndez
Dr. Lumila Menéndez

Research Fellow DFG Center Words Bones Genes Tools University of Tübingen, Germany

Dr. Michael Francken
Dr. Michael Francken

Research Associate, Paleoanthropology Institute of Archaeological Sciences University of Tübingen, Germany

Judith Beier
Judith Beier

Ph.D. candidate, Paleoanthropology Institute of Archaeological Sciences University of Tübingen, Germany

Prof. Dr. Johannes Krause
Prof. Dr. Johannes Krause

Director, Department of Archaeogenetics Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History Jena, Germany

Dr. Cosimo Posth
Dr. Cosimo Posth

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Archaeogenetics Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History Jena, Germany

Dr. Dr. Verena Schünemann
Dr. Dr. Verena Schünemann

Head, Paleogenetics University of Zurich, Switzerland

Tatiana Feuerborn
Tatiana Feuerborn

Ph.D. student, Paleogenetics University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Dr. Gordon Bromley
Dr. Gordon Bromley

School of Geography & Archaeology National University of Ireland - Galway

Dr. Courtney Wigdahl-Perry
Dr. Courtney Wigdahl-Perry

Assistant Professor, Biology State University of New York - Fredonia, USA

Dr. Nathan Stansell
Dr. Nathan Stansell

Assistant Professor, Geology and Environmental Geosciences Northern Illinois University, USA

Dr. Margaret Jackson
Dr. Margaret Jackson

Margaret Jackson PhD Candidate, Dartmouth College, USA Margaret studies tropical glaciers and glaciation, and how changes in the tropical climate system are reflected in glacial landscapes.

Dr. Peter Kaulicke
Dr. Peter Kaulicke

Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú

Dr. Gregory Hodgins
Dr. Gregory Hodgins

Director, Accelerator Mass Spectrometry Lab University of Arizona, USA

Daniela Osorio
Daniela Osorio

Ph.D. candidate, Archaeology University College London, UK Dani specializes in early Hunter-Gatherer settlement patterns and lithic curation.

Veronica Ortiz
Veronica Ortiz

Curator of Lithic Collections in the National Museum of Archaeology, Anthropology, and History of Peru, Lima

Prof. Dr. Christopher Miller
Prof. Dr. Christopher Miller

Director, Geoarchaeology Institute of Archaeological Sciences University of Tübingen, Germany

Peter Leach
Peter Leach

Ph.D. candidate, Anthropology, University of Connecticut Associate, Geophysical Survey Systems, Inc., USA

Sarah Meinekat, MSc
Sarah Meinekat, MSc

Ph.D. student, Geoarchaeology Institute of Archaeological Sciences University of Tübingen, Germany

Dr. Katherine Moore
Dr. Katherine Moore

Practice Professor of Anthropology Center for the Analysis of Archaeological Materials University of Pennsylvania Museum, USA

Dr. Sonia Zarrillo
Dr. Sonia Zarrillo

Director, Maple Leaf Paleobotanical Services Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Calgary, Canada

Dr. Matthieu Carré
Dr. Matthieu Carré

Paleoclimatologist Researcher at LOCEAN, Paris, Head of Biogeoscience lab at UPCH, Lima MC studies natural climate variability at seasonal to millenial time scales, and especially how the El Niño phenomenon responded to past global climate change. He uses preferentially stable isotope records in fossil mollusk shells, delicately collected with a big hammer.

Steph Gruver, MA
Steph Gruver, MA

Ph.D. Student, Anthropology University of Florida, USA Steph Gruver is a geoarchaeologist interested in the relationship between the early humans of South America and the environment. She uses the mollusk Mesodesma donacium to recreate past environmental conditions.

Brett Furlotte
Brett Furlotte

MA student, Anthropology, Canada Brett is studying the micro and macro botanical remains from Cuncaicha and Quebrada Jaguay.

Dr. Kurt Rademaker
Dr. Kurt Rademaker

Working Group Leader Assistant Professor, Anthropology, Michigan State University, USA Affiliated Assistant Professor, University of Tübingen, Germany Directs archaeological investigations throughout the Andean region

Dr. Dan Sandweiss
Dr. Dan Sandweiss

Professor, Anthropology and Climate Change Institute University of Maine, USA Dan led the first excavations at Quebrada Jaguay in 1996/1999. He is interested in coastal adaptations.

David Reid
David Reid

Ph.D. candidate, Anthropology University of Illinois-Chicago, USA

Taylor Panczak, MA
Taylor Panczak, MA

Anthropology Michigan State University, USA Taylor created a projectile point typology using the lithic assemblage from Cuncaicha rock shelter.

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