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
Burgsteige 11
72070 Tübingen
Email: claudio.tennie(at)uni-tuebingen.de

External Homepage


(on this page, you will find detailed information)


Tools and Culture among Early Hominins


(Including the ERC-Projects “STONECULT”)

Current research


You will find a continuously updated list of publications here: 



2009 Universität Göttingen: 20.11.2009 Doctorate in biology
2003 Universität Bielefeld: Diploma in biology
1998 - 1999 University of Edinborough, UK
1996 - 1998 Philipps Universität Marburg: Studies in biology, up until pre-diploma

Professional experience

2017 Universität Tübingen, Department of Early Prehistory and Quaternary Ecology: Leading junior researcher of the project "Tools and Culture among Early Hominins", co-financed with a ERC Starting Grant
2012 - 2017 University of Birmingham, Faculty of Psychology, UK: Lecturer, focusing on research (Birmingham scholarship holder)
2009 - 2012 Max-Planck-Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig: Postdoc

2004 - 2009

Max-Planck-Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig: Labcoordination at the Wolfgang-Köhler-Primaten-Forschungszentrum

2003 - 2004

Max-Planck-Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig: Scientific associate

You'll find further information here: https://sites.google.com/view/claudiotennie