Archäobotanik

Curriculum Vitae

Education

Summer 2001 Specialisation course in wood anatomy and identification at the university of Durham (UK)
2000 Training in performing simple Thermoluminescence applications at the “Scottish Universities Research and Reactor Centre” of East Kilbride – UK (Dr. David Sanderson)
1998-2002

PhD at the University of Edinburgh (UK)

1994-1998 Bachelor and Master degree in Archaeology – University of Leuven (Belgium)

Awards, grants prizes and scholarships

2009-1010 Projektförderung für NachwuchswissenschaftlerInnen (Uni Tübingen): "Mensch und Umwelt im Vorderen Orient in den letzten 10.000 Jahren"
2008-2013 Margarete von Wrangell-Habilitationsstipendium
2006-2008 "Eliteförderung" of the "Landesstiftung Baden-Württemberg" "Spätquartäre Interaktionen zwischen Mensch und Umwelt im fruchtbaren Halbmond"
2005 “Gouden Klaver” Prize of the “Belgische Stichting Roeping”
2004 INQUA support for the “Eastern Mediterranean/Near Eastern Geoarchaeology Meeting”
2002-2004 DFG Postdoktorandin Stipendium in the Graduate College “Anatolia and its neighbours”
2001 Council for British Research in the Levant Research Award
2001 Small Project Grant – University of Edinburgh – Development and Alumni Services
2000 „Belgische Stichting Roeping“ Award
2000, 2001 Scottish Studentship (SAAS)
several Abercromby Grants from the University of Edinburgh
1999 Cyprus Grant for interdisciplinary Research on Cyprus (PIO)
1999 Prehistoric Society Research Award
1999 Belgian Benevolent Society Award (British Council)
1994 Jacques Kets Prize from the Zoo of Antwerp with the work „Nettles in Focus“

Other activities

Co-founder and speaker of the “Arbeitskreis Geoarchäologie“ in order to proliferate the geoarchaeological discipline in Germany and surrounding countries.

www.akgeoarchaeologie.de