PortfolioAikaterini Charvati

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Academic title:
Prof. Dr.
Aikaterini Charvati
Organizational units:
Faculty of Science
University of Tübingen
Institute of Archaeological Sciences Research Areas (UFG)
Department of Geoscience

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Prof. Harvati is a paleoanthropologist specializing in Neanderthal evolution, modern human origins and the application of 3-D geometric morphometric methods to paleoanthropology.  

Her broader research interests include primate and human evolution; evolutionary theory; evolution of primate and human life-history; the relationship of morphological variability to population history and the environment; and Paleolithic archaeology. She has conducted fieldwork in Europe and Africa, and recently directed paleoanthropological fieldwork in Greece and Tanzania.


Aikaterini Charvati
Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft e.V. (DFG)
2015 - 2018
Aikaterini Charvati, Gerhard Jäger
Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft e.V. (DFG)


Università di Bologna
Bologna, Italy
Greek Ministry of Culture
Athen, Greece
University of Oregon (UO)
Eugene, Oregon, United States of America
Greek Ministry of Culture
Athen, Greece
Natural History Museum
London, United Kingdom



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