Paläoanthropologie

Judith Beier

Function: PhD student / Research Associate

Address:
Universität Tübingen
Institut für Naturwissenschaftliche Archäologie, Abt. Paläoanthropologie
Rümelinstr. 23
D-72070 Tübingen

Office: Room 519, Hauptbäude, 2. OG
Tel.: +49-(0)7071-29-74607
E-Mail: judith.beier[at]uni-tuebingen.de

Consulting hours:
by arrangement


Current Position

PhD student and research associate in the DFG project “Paleolithic injury patterns: investigating different trauma frequencies in Neanderthals and anatomically modern humans”, principle investigators Prof. Dr. Katerina Harvati and Prof. Dr. Joachim Wahl, Senckenberg Centre for Human Evolution and Palaeoenvironment, University of Tübingen.

Education

2014 - Present

Ph.D. student in Paleoanthropology, University of Tübingen

2010-2013 M.Sc. Archaeological Sciences/Paleoanthropology, University of Tübingen
2007-2010

B.A. Pre- and Protohistory and Paleoanthropology, University of Tübingen

Fieldwork Experience

2015

Cuncaicha rockshelter, Peru

2012 Megalopolis, Greece
2010 Bärenthal, Germany
2010 Magdalenenberg, Germany
2009 Sparrenburg, Bielefeld, Germany
2009 Germolles, France
2008 Oberbalzheim, Germany

Laboratory Experience

2018

Medical School & Anthropological Museum, Athens, Greece

2017

Moravian Museum, Anthropos Institute, Brno, Czech Republic

2017

Paleolithic & Paleoanthropology Research Center, Dolní Věstonice, Czech Republic

2011-2012

Office for Bioarchaeology, Tübingen, Germany

2009

Bavarian State Archaeological Collection, Munich, Germany

Conferences

2018

Meeting of Students in Evolution and Ecology (Meeting StEvE), Tübingen: poster

2017

7th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Human Evolution (ESHE), Leiden: poster

2017

12th Meeting of the Society of Anthropology (GfA), Geislingen/Steige: poster

2016

2nd Annual Symposium of the DFG Center for Advanced Studies ‘Words, Bones, Genes, Tools’, Tübingen: poster

2014

Meeting of Students in Evolution and Ecology (Meeting StEvE), Tübingen: podium

Teaching Experience

2015, 2016 Osteology II: sex and age determination of the human skeleton (laboratory)
2013

Osteology I: Introduction to Human Osteology (laboratory)

Grants, Scholarships, and Honors

2018

Poster Prize, Annual Meeting of Students in Evolution and Ecology (Meeting StEvE) 2018, Tübingen

2017

Student Poster Prize, 7th Annual Meeting of the European Society for the Study of Human Evolution (ESHE), Leiden, Netherlands

2014

Evolution Award 2014 (M.Sc. thesis), Evolution and Ecology Forum Tübingen & Volkswagen Foundation

Publications

2018

Beier J., Anthes N., Wahl J., Harvati K., Similar cranial trauma prevalence among Neanderthals and Upper Palaeolithic modern humans. Nature 563 (2018), 686-690. doi.org/10.1038/s41586-018-0696-8

2018

Francken, M., Beier, J., Reyes-Centeno, H., Harvati, K., Rademaker, K. (2018). The human skeletal remains from the Cuncaicha rock shelter, Peru, in: Harvati, K., Jäger, G., Reyes-Centeno, H. (eds.), New Perspectives on the Peopling of the Americas. Words, Bones, Genes, Tools: DFG Center for Advanced Studies Series Vol. 1, Kerns Verlag: Tübingen (ISBN: 978-3-935751-28-5).

2018

Mori, T., Beier, J., de Matos, D., Mentzer, S.M., Seventh Annual Meeting of the European Society for the Study of Human Evolution. Evolutionary Anthropology 27/1 (2018), 3-4. doi.org/10.1002/evan.21564