Editorial Board

Editor-in-Chief:

Gennady A. KHLOPACHEV,

Ph.D., the Head of Archaeological Department, Peter the Great Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography (The Kunstkamera) of the Russian Academy of Sciences(Saint-Petersburg, Russia).

gakmae @ yandex.ru

Interests: Upper Paleolithic of Eastern Europe, chronology and structure of the late period of Upper Paleolithic in the East European Plane, techniques and technologies of bone processing of Stone Age, history of archaeological collection of MAE RAS.

Associate Editor

Alisa V.ZUBOVA, 

Ph.D., Senior Researcher, Department of Physical Anthropology, Peter the Great Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography (Kunstkamera) of Anthropology and Ethnography (The Kunstkamera) of the Russian Academy of Sciences(Saint-Petersburg, Russia).

Interests: dental anthropology of ancient and modern human groups, methods of dental  investigations, paleodiet, paleopathology, population researches.

 

Managing Editor:

Andrey V.GROMOV, 

Ph.D., Peter The Great Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography (The Kunstkamera) of Anthropology and Ethnography (The Kunstkamera) of the Russian Academy of Sciences(Saint-Petersburg, Russia).

Interests: physical anthropology, craniometry, osteometry, geometric morphometry, paleodemography, methods of anthropological investigations, artificial cranial deformation.


Hizri A. AMIRKHANOV, Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Professor, Head of Department of Stone Age, Institute of Archaeology of the Russian Academy of Sciences,Institute of Archaeology of the Russian Academy of Sciences (Moscow, Russia).

amirkhanov @ rambler.ru

Interests: prehistoric archeology and ancient history of the Caucasus, South-West Asia, Central and Eastern Europe; problems of cultural genesis and prehistoric cultural geography; the initial dispersals of early humans; formation of the producing economy; ethnoarcheology; archeolinguistics.

 

Stanislav VBELSKIY, Ph.D, Researcher, Archaeological department,  Peter the Great Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography (The Kunstkamera) of the Russian Academy of Sciences(Saint-Petersburg, Russia).

belstass @ yandex.ru

Interests: Archaeology of Iron – Middle Age of East Baltic and North-West of Russia, archaeological chronology, written sources and archaeology. 

 

Gerhard BOSINSKI, Professor, Dr., Cologne University (Cologne, Germany)

bosinski @ orange.fr

Interests: Lower and Middle Paleolithic of the Northern Eurasia, Upper Paleolithic of Europe, problems of the early human dispersals, transition from the Middle to Upper Paleolithic, Paleolithic art. 

 

Vadim SBOCHKAREV, Senior lecture, the Department of Archaeology of the St. Petersburg State University (Saint-Petersburg Russia), senior researcher of Institute for the History of Material Culture of the Russian Academy of Sciences (Saint-Petersburg, Russia).

bovad1 @ mail.ru

Interests: general patterns of culturogenesis; theoretical foundations of archeology; principles of archaeological classification; chronology of Eurasian Bronze Age; Late Bronze metal production.

 

Alexandra P. BUZHILOVA, Academician of the Russia Academy of Sciences, Professor, Head of the Anuchin Research Institute and Museum of Anthropology, Moscow State University (Moscow, Russia).

albu_pa @ mail.ru

Interests: Paleoanthropology, paleodemography, paleoecology and adaptation, paleopathology, bioarchaeological reconstruction, paleogenetics.

 

Viktor P.CHABAI, Corresponding Member of NAS of Ukraine, Professor, Director of Institute of Archaeology The National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine (Kiev, Ukraine).

chabai_v_p @ iananu.org.ua 

Interests: Middle and Upper Paleolithic of the Eastern Europe, the problem of Neanderthal and anatomically Modern Homo co-existence in the Crimea, the role of the Crimean Neanderthal population in the creation of the Upper Paleolithic technologic complexes of Eastern Europe.

 

Tatyana A.CHIKISHEVA, Professor, Head of Anthropological research group, Department of the Paleo-metal archaeology, Institute of Archaeology and Ethnography, Siberian branch of the Russian Academy of Science (Novosibirsk, Russia).

chikisheva @ ngs.ru

Interests: paleoanthropology of Eurasia,  taxonomic research, adaptation of human populations, paleopathology, paleodempgraphy.

 

Nida CUEVAS,  Ph.D., Archaeology Division, National Museum of the Philippines (Manila, Philippines).

ntc_cuevas @ yahoo.com

Interests: archaeology of the Southeast Asia, burial traditions, pottery analysis, ancient migrations.

 

Konstantin N. GAVRILOV, Ph.D., senior researcher, Deputy Head of Department of Stone Age, Institute of Archaeology of the Russian Academy of Sciences (Moscow, Russia).

k_gavrilov.68 @ mail.ru

Interests: Paleolithic of Eastern and Central Europe, typology and classification of stone and bone tools, portable art, spatial analysis of settlements.

 

Girya Evgeny Yu., Ph.D., Senior Researcher, Experimental-traceological laboratory, Institute for the History of Material Culture of the Russian Academy of Sciences (Saint-Petersburg, Russia).

kostionki @ narod.ru 

Interests: Experimental-traceological studies in archaeology. 

 

Andrey V.GOLOVNEV, Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Professor, Director of the Peter The Great Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography (The Kunstkamera) of the Russian Academy of Sciences (Saint-Petersburg, Russia).

andrei_golovnev @ bk.ru

Interests: anthropology of movements, history and theory of colonization, ethno-phenomenology, cultures and peoples of the Northern Eurasia, mythology.

 

Yoshitaka KANOMATA, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Laboratory of Archaeology, Graduate School of Arts and Letters, Tohoku University (Sendai, Japan).

kanomata @ m.tohoku.ac.jp

Interests: Stone Age of the Far East, use-wear analysis, experiments.

 

Valeri I.  KHARTANOVICH, Ph.D., Head of Department of Physical Anthropology, Peter the Great Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography (The Kunstkamera) of the Russian Academy of Sciences (Saint-Petersburg, Russia).

vkhartan @ kunstkamera.ru

Interests: cranial metrics, paleoanthropology, biological affinities and origins of ancient and historical populations of the Northern part of the Eastern Europe and Western Siberia.

 

Vladimir A.KISEL, Ph.D., Senior Curator of Ethnographical collections, Peter the Great Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography (The Kunstkamera) of the Russian Academy of Sciences (Saint-Petersburg, Russia).

kisel @ kunstkamera.ru

Interests: Material and spiritual culture of the Steppe Nomads of Eurasia.

 

Natalia P. KOPANEVA, Ph.D., Head Curator, Peter The Great Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography (The Kunstkamera) of the Russian Academy of Sciences (Saint-Petersburg, Russia).

kopaneva @ kunstkamera.ru

Interests: historiography; source studies, history of the collections of the Kunstkamera, history of cultural and scientific relations between Russia and Western European countries of XVIII century.

 

Alexander G.KOZINTSEV, Professor, Head Researcher, Department of Physical Anthropology, Peter the Great Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography (The Kunstkamera) of the Russian Academy of Sciences (Saint-Petersburg, Russia).

agkozintsev @ gmail.com

Interests: physical and cultural anthropology, population history of Eurasia and America, ethology.

 

Andrey N.MAZURKEVICH, Senior researcher, senior curator of the Archaeological department of the Eastern Europe and Siberia, The State Hermitage Museum (Saint-Petersburg, Russia).

a-mazurkevich @ mail.ru

Interests: Neolithic of the Eastern Europe, Neolithic transition in Eastern Europe, early ceramics, phenomenon of the Middle and Late Neolithic pile settlements, underwater archaeology.

 

Vyacheslav GMOISEYEV, Ph.D., Senior Researcher, Department of Physical Anthropology, Peter the Great Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography (The Kunstkamera) of the Russian Academy of Sciences (Saint-Petersburg, Russia).

vmoiseyev @ mail.ru

Interests: cranial metric, cranial non-metric, statistical integration of anthropologic and genetic data.

 

Guilherme MONGELÓ, Universidade de São Paulo, Laboratório de Arqueologia dos Trópicos (São Paulo, Brazil).

guilhermemongelo @ gmail.com

Interests: archaeology and palaeoecology of early-middle Holocene of Amazonia.

 

Eileen MURPHY, Professor, Archaeology and Palaeoecology, School of Natural and Built Environment, Queen's University Belfast (Belfast, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland).

eileen.murphy @ qub.ac.uk

Interests: paleopathology, bioarchaeology, archaeology of childhood, funerary archaeology, atypical burial practices.

 

Yuri Yu. PIOTROVSKY, Corresponding Member of the German Institute of Archaeology, Deputy of the Head of the Archaeological Department of the Eastern Europe and Siberia, The State Hermitage Museum (Saint-Petersburg, Russia).

yypiotrovsky @ yahoo.com

Interests: history of archaeology, chronology of the Eneolithic –Bronze Age of the Caucuses and Middle East, problems of prehistoric relations between the Caucasus, Europe and the Middle East, the history of the Hermitage and the formation of collections, issues of Ethnography of the North Caucasus.

 

Natasha Ph.D.  REYNOLDS, Laboratoire PACEA, University of Bordeaux (Bordeaux, France).

natasha.a.reynolds @ gmail.com

Interests: The European Upper Palaeolithic and the Middle to Upper Palaeolithic transition; chronology and the effects of past climate change on human societies;the archaeology of Russia and Eastern Europe the differences between Soviet, post-Soviet and Western approaches to archaeological interpretation.

 

Igor L. TIKHONOV, Professor, the Head of department of Museum complex, St. Petersburg State University (Saint-Petersburg, Russia).

iltikhonov @ mail.ru

Interests: history of archaeology, history of Universities, archaeological museology. 

 

Sergey A. VASILIEV, Professor, Head of Department of the Paleolithic, Institute for the History of Material Culture of the Russian Academy of Sciences (Saint-Petersburg, Russia).

sergevas @ AV2791.spb.edu

Interests: Stone Age of the Siberia, Paleolithic dwellings and settlements, human settlement of America, ethnoarchaeology, history of archaeology.