School of Social Sciences

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  • Human Origins and Palaeo Environments

    The Human Origins and Palaeo Environments group, and Oxford Brookes Archaeology and Heritage consultancy are academic and consultant professionals within the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at Oxford Brookes University.

    HOPE/OBAH team members possess a broad range of skills and expertise including: geoarchaeology, climate change, palaeobotany, ecomorphology, cave archaeology and organic geochemistry.

  • Academic staff with related research interests

    Professor Adrian Parker

    Professor in Geography
    Phone: +44 (0)1865 483753 | Email: | Location:

    Dr Simon Underdown

    Reader in Biological Anthropology
    Phone: +44 (0)1865 483718 | Email: | Location:

    Dr Sam Smith

    Reader in Anthropology
    Phone: +44 (0)1865 484333 | Email: | Location:

    Professor Helen Walkington

    Professor of Higher Education
    Phone: +44 (0)1865 483185 | Email: | Location:

    Dr Wes Fraser

    Reader in Physical Geography
    Phone: +44 (0)1865 483863 | Email: | Location:
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