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UK Fellow, Archaeology, elected in 1996

Professor Ian Hodder FBA

About this Fellow




Current post

  • Professor of Anthropology, Stanford University

Past Appointments

  • Lecturer, Reader and Professor of Archaeology, University of Cambridge, 1974 - 1999
  • Professor of Anthropology, Stanford University, California, 1999
  • Professor of Anthropology, Stanford University, Other Foreign Institutions, 1999


Symbols in action 1982

Reading the past 1986

The domestication of Europe 1990

The leopard's tale 2006

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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

Professor Michael Parker Pearson

The prehistory of Britain and western Europe from the Neolithic to the Iron Age. The archaeology of death and burial. The archaeology of Madagascar. Stonehenge and its landscape