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Katerina Harvati, Greek anthropologist. Achievements include research in neanderthal taxonomic position and phylogenetic relationships. Fellow, Onassis Foundation, 1997-1999, American Museum Natural History, 1998—2000; grantee, National Geography Society, 2004, L. S. B. Leakey Foundation, 2004, Institute Aegean Prehistory, 2004, Niarchos Foundation, since 2005.

Background

Harvati, Katerina was born on June 4, 1970 in Athens. Daughter of Panagiotis Harvatis and Evangelia Harvati.

Education

Degree summa cum laude, Columbia University, 1994. Doctor of Philosophy, City University of New York, 2001.

Career

Assistant professor New York University, New York City, 2001—2004. Senior researcher Max Planck Institute Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany, since 2004. Adjunct associate professor City University of New York Graduate School, New York City, since 2005.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in neanderthal taxonomic position and phylogenetic relationships.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Neanderthals Revisited: New Approaches and Perspectives.

Membership

Member of Paleoanthropology Society, American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Association Physical Anthropologists.

Connections

Married Ilias Papatheodorou, August 18, 2001. Children: Maria Papatheodorou, Ariadne Papatheodorou.

father:
Panagiotis Harvatis

mother:
Evangelia Harvati

spouse:
Ilias Papatheodorou

child:
Maria Papatheodorou Harvati

child:
Ariadne Papatheodorou Harvati