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anthropologist , archaeologist , historian , paleontologist , writer

Eudald Carbonell, Spanish archaeologist, geologist. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, French Society Prehistory, Society Catalana d'Arqueologia.

Background

Carbonell, Eudald was born on February 17, 1953 in Ribes de Freser, Spain. Son of Francesc and Dolors (Roura) Carbonell.

Education

Educated in Girona, Barcelona and Paris, he holds a PhD in Geology of the Quaternary from Pierre and Marie Curie University (1986), and one in History from the University of Barcelona (1988).

Career

He is currently professor at the University of Rovira and Virgili in Tarragona and serves as co-director of the excavations at the Archaeological Site of Atapuerca, together with José María Bermúdez de Castro and Juan Luis Arsuaga. His findings include the discovery of Homo antecessor and well-preserved remains of Homo heidelbergensis.

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, French Society Prehistory, Society Catalana d'Arqueologia.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, trekking, travel.

Connections

father:
Francesc Carbonell

mother:
Dolors (Roura) Carbonell