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Professor José Iriarte

Associate Professor of Archaeology


Extension: 4513

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.

Please access his publications here and find out more about his research in his personal web-site.