Professor Lord Colin Renfrew of Kaimsthorn FBA

Prehistoric archaeology

Elected 1980

Fellow type
UK Fellow
Year elected

Current post

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

Past appointments

The University of Sheffield Lecturer, Reader

1970 -

University of Southampton Professor of Archaeology

1970 -

Jesus College University of Cambridge Master

1970 -

University of Cambridge Disney Professor of Archaeology

1970 -

University of Southampton Senior Fellow

1970 -


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

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