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Professor Charles Higham FBA

About this Fellow


Current post

  • Research Professor, University of Otago, and Honorary Fellow, St Catharine's College, Cambridge

Past Appointments

  • Research Professor, Other Foreign Institutions, 2003


Early Mainland Southeast Asia: From First Humans to Angkor 2014

The Origins of the Civilization of Angkor 2013

The Origins of the Civilization of Angkor: Excavation of Ban Non Wat: The Bronze Age 2012

The Origins of the Civilization of Angkor: Excavation of Ban Non Wat: The Iron Age, Summary and Conclusions 2012

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Professor Robert Foley

Human evolution: the evolutionary ecology of extinct hominins; the evolution of human behaviour and culture; prehistory and archaeology of early human populations; evolutionary theory in archaeology and anthropology.

Professor John Blair

The society, culture and landscape of early medieval England, especially the Church and parochial organisation; historical and archaeological sources and approaches

Professor Roberta Gilchrist

Medieval and social archaeology, particularly gender and religion; burial, magic and religious communities, including nunneries, monasteries, hospitals, Norwich Cathedral and Glastonbury Abbey

Professor Martin Bell

Prehistoric environmental archaeology with a particular emphasis on coastal wetland and intertidal environments especially in the Severn Estuary. Wider interests in archaeological science including geoarchaeology and experimental archaeology