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Prof Marta Mirazon Lahr

Prof Marta Mirazon Lahr

Professor in Human Evolutionary Biology

Director of the Duckworth Laboratory

Henry Wellcome Building
Fitzwilliam Street

Cambridge CB2 1QH
Office Phone: +44 (0)1223 764705

Research Interests

My interests cover many aspects of human evolution, from the study of morphological evolution in the genus Homo, to human evolutionary history and dispersals, evolutionary genetics and adaptation in hunter-gatherers, the formation of population boundaries, and the evolution of diversity in technology and tools.


Current Projects PI(s) Collaborators Funding
In Africa: The Role of East Africa in the Evolution of Human Diversity M Mirazon Lahr R A Foley H Achyuthan J M Maillo Fernandez European Reseach Council


David Mattingly M Mirazon Lahr T O'Connell European Research Council
Tribes: Biology, Culture, Ecology & Population Boundaries M Mirazon Lahr D M Mukhongo A Muigai E Githui  
Past – eSources for Human Evolutionary Studies M Mirazon Lahr R A Foley F Lahr  
An evolutionary edge R A Foley M Mirazon Lahr Leverhulme Trust
Middle Stone Age Diversity R A Foley M Mirazon Lahr J M Maillo Fernandez