Daniela de Matos

PhD Student

Eberhard-Karls-Universität Tübingen
Urgeschichte und Naturwissenschaftliche Archäologie
Abt. Geoarchäologie
Hölderlinstraße 12
72070 Tübingen

Büro: Raum S518



2011-2013 MA in Archaeology, Faculdade de Ciências Humanas e Sociais, Universidade do Algarve, Portugal. Dissertation: The Middle Stone Age Lithic Technology of Leba Cave (Huíla, Southwestern Angola), Adviser: Prof. Nuno Bicho
2010-2011 Graduate studies in Geoarchaeology, Faculdade de Ciências , Geology Dept, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
2007-2010 BA in Archaeology, Faculdade de Letras, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal. Thesis: The exploitation of quartz and shale: the lithic assemblage from the 1st Bronze Age habitat of Fraga dos Corvos (Macedo de Cavaleiros), Portugal


2019 National Geographic "Early Career Grants" with the project Linking Human Adaptations and Paleolandscape in the Leba Karst, Southwest Angola
2018-2019 Leakey Foundation "Dissertation Fieldwork Grants" with the project Paleolandscape of the Pleistocene and Holocene of Leba (Southwest Angola)
2017-2020 Fundacão para a Ciência e Tecnologia (FCT), Individual PhD Scholarship (SFRH/BD/117162/2016), for doctoral studies at the University of Tübingen with the project "Geoarchaeological investigations in Southwestern Angola: macro and micro-scale approaches to the Middle and Late Pleistocene of Leba Cave"

2013-2015 Fundacão para a Ciência e Tecnologia, Research assistant on the project "MIddle Stone Age archaeology and the origins of modern humans in souther Mozambique", ICArEHB-Interdisciplinary Center for Archaeology and Evolution of Human Behavior (Campus de Gambelas, Faro, Portugal).

2009-2010 Research grantee for Amdeu Dias Foundation/Universidade de Lisboa, Research project: "The Lithic Technology of the 1st Bronze Age habitat site of Fraga dos Corvos (Macedo de Cavaleiros, Portugal)"