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Staff members with discipline Archaeology

Academia develops at the interface of different fields. This is one reason why the University of Groningen is home to a wide range of fields, each with a great number of subject specialists. The overview below, which is based on a standard categorization of fields, will help you find the right expert for each field. If you cannot find the expert you are looking for in this list, try searching via a related field or faculty; you may find him or her there.

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Arctic hunter-gatherers
M. (Marjolein) Admiraal, MA
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PhD student
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Later prehistory; settlement archaeology; Late Neolithic to Iron Age pottery; Computer Applications in Archaeology
dr. S. (Stijn) Arnoldussen
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Lecturer in Later prehistory
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Landscape and Survey Archaeology in the Mediterranean World; Protohistory of Italy, early urbanization and Greek and Roman colonization in Italy; Survey and excavation in Lazio, Central Italy (Pontine Region Project); Survey in Calabria, South Italy (Raganello Archaeological Project); Pottery studies
prof. dr. P.A.J. (Peter) Attema
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Professor of Mediterranean Archaeology
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drs. ing. M. Bakker
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PhD student
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drs. A. (Alie) Bijker
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License manager
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Zooarchaeology
C. (Canan) Çakirlar, PhD
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Assistant professor (tenured)
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Radiocarbon Dating
Chronology
Cosmogenic Isotope Production
M.W. (Michael) Dee
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Assistant Professor of Isotope Chronology
Environmental archaeology; zooarchaeology; ethnoarchaeology; human ecology; Arctic North American prehistory; Neo-Inuit culture; traditional ecological knowledge and Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit
S.P.A. (Sean) Desjardins, PhD
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Postdoctoral Researcher
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Classical and Mediterranean Archaeology, Mortuary Archaeology of Hellenistic and Roman Greece, Classics, Epigraphy (Funerary Inscriptions).
T.M. (Tamara) Dijkstra, MA
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PhD student
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S.J. Dresscher, MA
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PhD candidate
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Greek Archaeology
Zooarchaeology
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PhD student
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Public outreach and societal integration, archaeology and the landscape
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Professor
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Specialisation Maritime Archaeology
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Professor Maritime Archeology, endowed by the province of Flevoland
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Archaeology
Archaeobotany
Early Modern History
Dutch Culinary History
M.M.A. (Merit) Hondelink, MA
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PhD student
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Geoarcheology
Soil micromorphology
Archeometry
prof. dr. ir. D.J. (Hans) Huisman
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Professor of geoarchaeology and archaeometry
Greek Archaeology
Aegean Bronze Age
Bioarchaeology: Human Osteology
Mortuary Theory
Integration of Science and Archaeology
Analysis and Interpretation of Secondary Burial
O.A. (Olivia A.) Jones, MA
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PhD student
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Archaeology of the Hellenistic and Roman Near East, Mortuary Studies, Ancient Empires, Globalization and Identity, Diversity and Sustainability, Archaeological Heritage in Conflict zones, and Digitalization/Digital Databases
dr. L. (Lidewijde) de Jong
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Associate Professor and Rosalind Franklin Fellow
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Archaeology and Anthropology of Circumpolar Peoples and Cultures
prof. dr. P.D. (Peter) Jordan
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biology, polar regions, arctic, ecology, geese, migration, grazing
dr. M.J.J.E. (Maarten J J E) Loonen
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Associate Professor Arctic Ecology
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A. (Arnoud) Maurer, MA
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Teaching and Research Assistant Archaeobotany
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drs. K.E.A. (Karen) Mulders
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Secretary Department of Legal History
Terp archaeology
Habitation history of the northern Netherlands, Roman and early medieval times
Metal finds: production, circulation and deposition
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University Lecturer
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Pre- en Protohistorie, met name de archeologie van het terpen- en wierdengebied van Groningen en Friesland, aardewerk onderzoek, en de archeologie van ritueel en begraven
A. (Annet) Nieuwhof
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Postdoctoral fellow/lecturer
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Archaeology of the Hellenistic and Roman Near East; Landscape Archaeology; Ancient Empires; Pottery Studies; GIS and Remote Sensing; Drones in Archaeology.
dr. R. Palermo
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Researcher and VENI Grant Recipient
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prof. dr. ir. J. (Hans) van der Plicht
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Professor
K. (Kirsten) van der Ploeg
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Documentalist
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prof. dr. D.C.M. (Daan) Raemaekers
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Professor of Archaeology of northwestern Europe; director of the Groningen Institute of Archaeology
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maritime archaeology; cultural history; digital humanities;
M. (Manuela) Ritondale, MA
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PhD student
Greek Archaeology, Greek Bronze Age
I.L. (Iris) Rom, MA
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PhD student
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The cultural history of the country house, the castle and the estate
The musealisation of the castle and the country house

For my publications,  see my CV
prof. dr. H. (Hanneke) Ronnes
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Bijzondere leerstoel Historische buitenplaatsen en landgoederen (Stichting Van der Wyck-De Kempenaer)
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E.E. Scheele, MA
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Research assistant
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My research is focussed on the complex interaction between people and the natural environment. Some topics within this broad theme have my particular interest:

- the degree to which plant remains (mainly seeds and pollen) in various natural and anthropogenic features reflect the local and region vegetation
- the translation of palaeoecological data into vegetation
- the integration of archaeological and historical sources
- integrated research and publishing strategies of ‘specialists’ and ‘generalists’

Selection of current research projects and cooperations

Arable farming in salt marsh landscape. In 2015, I was awarded a NWO VENI grant to study early crop cultivation in the coastal salt marshes of the Netherlands and Germany. In this project, I participate with a number of people and institutions, both outside and inside academia. An incomplete list:
Prof Dr Karl-Ernst Behre,  Lower Saxony Institute for Historical Coastal Research: review of crops
Dr Welmoed Out, Moesgaard museum: palaeoecological analysis of tillage levels
Dr Niek Scheepens, University of Tübingen: partner for experimental agriculture
It Fryske gea, Landscape organisation of the province of Friesland: experimental agriculture

Swifterbant project. An ongoing project led by Professor Daan Raemaekers studying the Neolithic settlements in the Dutch Flevoland region

Medieval house Agde. Project in cooperation with Professor Henny Groenendijk, focusing on plant remains from early modern mortar obtained from a house in southern France

The ecological impact of Roman Expansion. A project dealing with a Roman agricultural landscape in the vicinity of Rome (Italy). In cooperation with, amongst others, Dr Tymon de Haas and Dr Gijs Tol

Medieval Groningen. A project in cooperation with historian Jeroen Benders, in which we integrate archaeobotanical and historical sources dealing with the availability of various crop plants in the Groningen area between AD 850 and AD 1600

Advent city. A project led by Dr Frigga Kruse, dealing with an early 20th century mining exploration camp on Svalbard

Palaeoassocia 2.0 A project in cooperation with Dr Otto Brinkkemper and Dr Onno van Tongeren to improve a previously published vegetation reconstruction method
dr. M. (Mans) Schepers
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Assistant professor
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Landscape Archaeology
Pre-Roman Mediterranean Archaeology
Digital Humanities
Windows System Engineer
dr. J.F. (Jorn) Seubers
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Research Support consultant / Server and Storage Administration
Prehistory, material culture studies, microwear analysis
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PhD student
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Zooarchaeology
F.G. (Francesca) Slim
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PhD student
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Social Bioarchaeology-Physical Anthropology
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PhD student
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dr. D. (Daniella) Vos
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Lead scientist (Geodienst) and GIS lecturer (FSS)
Aegean prehistory (specialisation: Greek mainland in the Bronze Age), Classical archaeology, integration of archaeological methods and scientific techniques (especially stable isotope analysis, ancient DNA analysis), mortuary studies, archaeological theory (gender archaeology, household archaeology; analysis of imagery), history of Greek archaeology in the 19th-20th centuries and the role of archaeology in contemporary society.
prof. dr. S. (Sofia) Voutsaki
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Professor of Greek Archaeology
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Greek Prehistory - Bronze Age architecture - survey archaeology - Greek Bronze Age ceramics
dr. C.W. (Corien) Wiersma
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Post-doctoral researcher, Temporary lecturer
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Hellenistic period, Asia Minor, state formation, sanctuaries, ancient architecture, urbanism, GIS
dr. C.G. (Christina) Williamson
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