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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 Robin Osborne

Classics and Ancient History History Art and Archaeology of Greece and the Greek World History of Greece and the Greek World Southern Europe Greece

Professor Bryony Coles

Prehistoric archaeology; wetlands, environmental change and human responses, landscapes of the North Sea Plain, the European beaver, anthropomorphic wooden figurines, the heritage management of wetlands.

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.

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