Professor José Iriarte
Associate Professor of Archaeology
Telephone: 01392 724513
José Iriarte is an archaeologist and palaeoethnobotanist whose principal research interests are the investigation of coupled human environment systems in Amazonia, plant domestication and the development of agricultural landscapes, and the emergence of complex societies in the Americas.
He currently directs the ERC project 'Pre-Columbian Amazon Scale-Transformations (PAST)' and the 'Je Landscapes of southern Brazil: Ecology, Power and History in a transitional landscapes during the Holocene' project funded by AHRC-FAPESP.