Dr. Anke Scholz


SFB 1070 ResourceCultures

Institute of Prehistory, Early History and Medieval Archaeology

Departmentof Medieval Archaeology

Schloss Hohentübingen
Burgsteige 11
72070 Tübingen
Tel.: +49-(0)7071-29-74393

Email: anke.scholz[at]uni-tuebingen.de



Academic Education

since Oct. 2013

Scientific coordinator in the SFB 1070 ResourceCultures

2010 - 2013

Scientific member at the Institute of Prehistory, Early History and Medieval Archaeology, Departmentof Medieval Archaeology at the University Tübingen


Doctorate at the University of Tübingen. Dissertation: Der Schatzfund aus dem Stadtweinhaus in Münster in Westfalen und vergleichbare Schatzfunde des hohen und späten Mittelalters als archäologische Quelle.

2009 - 2010 Collaboration in the research project Kaiserpfalz Ingelheim
2004 - 2007 PhD scholarship of the Römisch-Germanisches Zentralmuseum in Mainz, Germany
2000 - 2004 Collaboration in the excavation projects of the Landesdenkmalamt Baden-Württemberg in the Old Palace and the Collegiate Church in Stuttgart
2003 Magister Artium at the University of Tübingen. Master's thesis: Archaeological Palatine research in the field of tension between science and non-scientific interests
1995 - 2003 Study of Pre- and Early History and Archaeology of the Middle Ages, Geology and Biology (Zoology) at the Eberhard-Karls-Universität Tübingen


Research Focuses

  • High medieval castles and reconstruction of manor houses
  • Archaeology of Early Medieval Palaces and Royal Courtyards
  • Analysis of historical cultural landscapes
  • Treasures of the High and Late Middle Ages
  • Medieval jewellery and clothing accessories
  • Archaeology of Medieval Judaism in Central Europe


Awards and Scholarship

PhD scholarship of the Roman-Germanic Central Museum, Mainz (RGZM)