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Dr Timothy Clack

Research Fellow and Stipendiary Lecturer in Archaeology and Anthropology

Tutor for Visiting Students

Timothy Clack is Research Fellow and Stipendiary Lecturer in Archaeology and Anthropology. Tim is an anthropological archaeologist with diverse research and teaching interests.

Tim is an elected fellow of the Royal Asiatic Society, Royal Geographical Society and the Royal Anthropological Institute. He is also holds associate membership of the British Institute in Eastern Africa and the African Studies Centre, University of Oxford.

He has been fortunate in being able to conduct archaeological and anthropological research in the UK, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Borneo. Themes with which he is currently engaged include: archaeology of experience, collective identities, heritage mediation, syncretism and religious fusion, anthropology of conflict, and memory and cultural landscapes.

His primary project is The Mursiland Heritage Project.

Select Publications

Clack, T. A. R. and M. Brittain (eds) 2018, The River: Peoples and Histories of the Omo-Turkana Area, Oxford: Archaeopress.
Clack, T. A. R. and R. Johnson (eds) 2018, Before Military Intervention: Upstream Stabilisation in Theory and Practice, London: Palgrave Macmillan

Dr Timothy Clack

Tel: +44 (0) 1865 278861