3-year fully-funded PhD position on Archaeobotany

Earliest possible starting date: January 2018.

Main Tasks

  • Assistance in the compilation of available archaeobotanical data in the study region
  • Analysis of archaeobotanical samples from waterlogged contexts (wells) from a Neolithic site located in Southern France, interdisciplinary evaluation of the data (with a team of specialists in different fields) and publication of the results
  • Development of new means of approaching crop biodiversity in Prehistory through digital image analysis
  • Study of recent and archaeological crop remains with geometric morphometrics, statistical processing of the data and publication of the results

Dissemination of results in conferences and the general public.