Urgeschichte und Naturwissenschaftliche Archäologie

Dr. Claudio Tennie

Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen
Institut für Ur- und Frühgeschichte und Archäologie des Mittelalters
Abteilung für Ältere Urgeschichte und Quartärökologie
Hölderlinstrasse 12
72074 Tübingen

Email: claudio.tenniespam prevention@uni-tuebingen.de

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Tools and Culture among Early Hominins

ERC-funded project “STONECULT”

Current research


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2009 Universität Göttingen: PhD in biology
2003 Universität Bielefeld: Diploma in biology
1999 - 2003 Bielefeld Studied behavioural ecology and psychology
1998 - 1999 University of Edinburgh, UK; Studied biology, philosophy of science
1996 - 1998

Philipps Universität Marburg: Studied biology (until pre-diploma in 1998)

Professional experience

2017 Universität Tübingen, Department of Early Prehistory and Quaternary Ecology:  Research leader of the project "Tools and Culture among Early Hominins", and PI of ERC Starting Grant STONECULT
2012 - 2017 University of Birmingham, Faculty of Psychology, UK: Lecturer, focusing on research (Birmingham Fellow)
2009 - 2012 MPI for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig: Postdoc
2004 - 2009 MPI for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig: Labcoordination and PhD student at the Wolfgang-Köhler-Primate-Research-Centre

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