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UK Fellow, Archaeology, elected in 1980

Professor Lord Colin Renfrew of Kaimsthorn FBA

About this Fellow

Prehistoric archaeology

Website: http://www.arch.cam.ac.uk/directory/acr10

Appointments

Current post

  • Formerly Disney Professor of Archaeology, University of Cambridge; Senior Fellow, McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research

Past Appointments

  • Lecturer, Reader, The University of Sheffield, 1970
  • Professor of Archaeology, University of Southampton, 1970
  • Master, Jesus College University of Cambridge, 1970
  • Disney Professor of Archaeology, University of Cambridge, 1970
  • Senior Fellow, University of Southampton, 1970

British Academy Appointments

  • Member of Council, 1997 - 2000

Publications

The emergence of civilisation: the Cyclades and the Aegean in the 3rd millennium BC 1972

Science and Stonehenge _PBA_ 1997

Archaeology: the widening debate 2002

Before civilisation: the radiocarbon revolution and prehistoric Europe 1973

Archaeology and language: the puzzle of the Indo-European origins 1987

Other Archaeology Fellows

Professor Ian Morris

Long-term world history; comparative archaeology; the evolution of societies; quantitative history; history & archaeology of ancient Greece.

Professor Cyprian Broodbank

Comparative world archaeology and deep history; the archaeology of the Mediterranean; Aegean prehistory; the archaeology of islands; the emergence of connectivity, particularly maritime; landscape archaeology