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Co-organised summer schools

2015-2017

Cologne Summer School of Interdisciplinary Anthropology (CSIA): The Phenomenology of Material Things,
3 parts à 7 days (I: Praxis, II: Genesis, III: Cognition), funded by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). [co-organised/co-instructed with Prof. Dr. Andreas Speer, Prof. Dr. Dietrich Boschung, Prof. Dr. Jürgen Richter, Jun.-Prof. Dr. Thiemo Breyer, Jun.-Prof. Dr. Martin Zillinger, Dr. Asuman Lätzer-Lasar, Dr. Emanuele Caminada, and Dr. Johannes Schick]

University lectures and classes

Spring term 2020

Prehistoric Archaeology I: Introduction to the Stone Age (BA seminar), Department of Archaeology and Heritage Studies, Aarhus University [co-taught with Dr. Niels Nørkjær Johannsen and Jesper Borre Pedersen M.A.; lectures, classroom discussions and practicals covering hominin evolution, Middle and Upper Palaeolithic archaeology and stone artefact morphology and technology]

Archaeology of Conflict (MA seminar), Department of Archaeology and Heritage Studies, Aarhus University [co-taught with together with Prof. Jens-Bjørn Riis Andresen and Prof. Helle Vandkilde; lecture and classroom discussions on the question of warfare in primate and early foraging societies]

What Makes us Human: An Evolutionary and Biocultural Approach (BA Internationalisation Elective), School of Culture and Society, Aarhus University [course instructors: Prof. Alexandra R. Kratschmer (Linguistics), and Prof. Casper Andersen (History of Ideas); lectures and classroom discussions on niche construction, extended evolutionary theory, hominin evolution and the human-animal connection in deep human prehistory]

Humanities in the Anthropocene: Environment and Society (BA Internationalisation Elective), School of Culture and Society, Aarhus University [course instructor: Prof. Heather Swanson (Anthropology); lectures and classroom discussions on the role of archaeology in topical debates on the Anthropocene and the future of humanity]


Winter term/fall 2016

Palaeolithic technology (Research Seminar, MA/RMA and PhD class), Leiden University [co-directed with Prof. Dr. Marie Soressi]

Homo faber, Leroi-Gourhan: “L’homme: le main”/ Sigaut: “L’outil et le corps” (critical reading session, Cologne Summer School of Interdisciplinary Anthropology II: Genesis), a.r.t.e.s., University of Cologne [co-directed with Dr. Johannes Schick]


Winter term 2015

Ian Hodder’s archaeology of entanglement (critical reading session, Cologne Summer School of Interdisciplinary Anthropology I: Praxis), a.r.t.e.s., University of Cologne [co-directed with Dr. Johannes Schick]

Marcel Mauss: “Les techniques du corps”/ Gilbert Simondon: “Genèse de l’objet technique”/ Éric Boëda: “Paléo-technologie ou Anthropologie des Techniques ?” (critical reading session, Cologne Summer School of Interdisciplinary Anthropology I: Praxis), a.r.t.e.s., University of Cologne [co-directed with Dr. Johannes Schick and Dr. Mario Schmidt]


Summer term 2014

Entlang der Donau: Das Paläolithikum in Süddeutschland, Niederösterreich und Südmähren (undergraduate class followed by a guided 10-day field trip), University of Cologne. [co-taught with Prof. Dr. Jürgen Richter]

Die Sprache der Steine. Theoretische und philosophische Perspektiven zu einer Anthropologie der Technik (BA and MA class), University of Cologne. [co-taught with Prof. Dr. Jürgen Richter]


Winter term 2013/14

Steinartefaktpraktikum Grubgraben, Krems/Niederösterreich (undergraduate traineeship in lithic analysis), University of Cologne in cooperation with the Austrian Academy of Sciences. [co-instructed with Prof. Dr. Jürgen Richter, Prof. Dr. Christine Neugebauer-Maresch, Dr. Andreas Maier, Dr. Thomas Einwögerer]


Summer term 2013

Evolutionary Anthropology of the Mind (BA and MA class), University of Cologne. [co-taught with Prof. Dr. Jürgen Richter]