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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 Susan Alcock

Classical archaeology; the material culture of the eastern Mediterranean and western Asia, particularly in Hellenistic and Roman times; archaeologies of landscape, imperialism, sacred space, and memory

Dr Leonardo López Luján

The politics, religion, and art of Pre-Columbian urban societies in Central Mexico; the history and development of Mesoamerican archaeology

Professor Charlotte Roberts

Studies archaeological human remains; her key research interests are contextual approaches to past human health (palaeopathology); ethical considerations and and human remains; the relevance of past health to contemporary health; evolutionary approaches to the origin and history of infectious diseases; big data projects in palaeopathology; public engagement

Professor Matthew Collins

Biomolecular archaeology; interdisciplinary approaches for the recovery and interpretation of molecular signals from ancient materials, with a specific focus on proteins and their breakdown products