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UK Fellow, Archaeology, elected in 2002

Professor David W Phillipson FBA

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About this Fellow

Archaeology East Africa esp. Ethiopia

Website: http://www.cai.cam.ac.uk/people/david-phillipson

Appointments

Current post

  • Emeritus Professor of African Archaeology, University of Cambridge, and Emeritus Fellow, Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge

Past Appointments

  • Director of the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Cambridge, 1981 - 2006
  • Professor of African Archaeology, University of Cambridge, 2001 - 2006
  • Director of the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Cambridge, University of Cambridge, 1981
  • Emeritus Professor of African Archaeology, University of Cambridge, and Emeritus Fellow, Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, Gonville & Caius College University of Cambridge, 2006
  • Professor of African Archaeology, Gonville & Caius College University of Cambridge, 2001
  • Zambia National Monuments Commission, Other Foreign Institutions, 1964 - 1973
  • Professor of African Archaeology and Director of the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Cambridge, Gonville & Caius College University of Cambridge, 2001

Publications

African archaeology 1985

Archaeology at Aksum, Ethiopia 1993-7 2000

Ancient Churches of Ethiopia 2009

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

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