Contrats doctoraux

Logo University of Bristol

The onset of farming in the Near East ca. 12,000 years ago and its spread to mainland Europe completely reshaped the subsistence strategies of prehistoric communities. However, despite this profound shift towards domesticates, and away from hunting-fishing-gathering, detailed knowledge about this ...

Logo University of YorkLogo Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona

You will examine the utility of stable isotope ratios of hydrogen (δD) of individual fatty acids extracted from a series of Neolithic ceramic vessels from sites in Northern and Southern Europe. You will develop a new cutting-edge technique for improving the resolution of determining pottery use ...

Logo University of CopenhagenLogo Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona

Animal hard tissues were highly valuable resources in prehistoric technology. Spears, points and beads made of bone, ivory and antler, for example, are usually recovered in archaeological deposits associated with a range of activities, from dietary to ideological contexts. It is not clear whether ...