Affiliation: University of Edinburgh, School of History, Classics and Archaeology, UK

Keywords: Archaeology, Early Urbanism, Conflict Archaeology, Ancient Identities.


Full profile:
Dr. Manuel Fernández-Götz is Reader in Archaeology at the University of Edinburgh, Executive Board Member of the European Association of Archaeologists, and winner of the Philip Leverhulme Prize in Archaeology 2016. He has authored more than 130 publications on Iron Age societies in Central and Western Europe, the archaeology of identities, and the archaeology of the Roman conquest. Key publications include the monographs Identity and Power: The Transformation of Iron Age Societies in Northeast Gaul (Amsterdam 2014), and the edited volumes Paths to Complexity: Centralisation and Urbanisation in Iron Age Europe (Oxford 2014) and Eurasia at the Dawn of History: Urbanization and Social Change (New York 2016). He has directed fieldwork at the sites of the Heuneburg (Germany), Ardoch (Scotland), and Monte Bernorio and Huerta Varona (Spain).