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Director of The Environmental Archaeology Lab and the Strategic Environmental Archaeology Database (SEAD), two research infrastructures for archaeology.
I am Director of The Environmental Archaeology Lab, a research, development, consultancy and education infrastructure actively involved in archaeological consultancy throughout Scandinavia. I also run the Strategic Environmental Archaeology Database (SEAD), a research infrastructure for studies on past environmental change, climate change and human activity. My research interests parallel the scope of the database and includes the use of biological proxies, particularly fossil insects, to reconstruct Quaternary environmental and climate change, especially when related to past human activities. I am also interested in the use of palaeoentomology, the study of fossil insects, for the study of past biodiversity, and in relation to modern conservation policy and activities. I co-authored the BugsCEP database and software, and am interested in the development and study of research data infrastructures, in particular the use of big data in archaeology and palaeoecology. I am a Fellow of The Royal Entomological Society.
ARIADNEplus, The European Infrastructure for Archaeological Data
IPERION-HS, Integrating Platforms for the European Research Infrastructure ON Heritage Science
Neotoma - Neotoma Paleoecology Database and Community
DataARC - Enabling Scientific Research on the Long-Term Human Ecodynamics of the North Atlantic
Environmental archaeological field and lab methodology, Advanced level, 7.5 credits (parts, in English)
GIS for Environmental Archaeology and Archaeology, Advanced Level, 7.5 ECTS credits
Environmental Archaeology - Sustainability and Cultural Heritage, Basic level, 15 credits (parts, in Swedish)
Supervision of thesis work at the undergraduate and graduate level - contact me for essay topics!
Archaeology, Archaeology and GIS, Theory and Method in Archaeology and Environmental Archaeology, Forensic Entomology, Forensic Archaeology, Communicating Popular Science, Presentation Techniques