Professor John Gowlett MA PhD FBA FSA FRAI

Professor Archaeology, Classics and Egyptology


Personal Statement

John Gowlett has particular interests in the origins of human fire use and the evolution of design form in technology.

He is involved in fieldwork in eastern and southern Africa.

He supervises PhD students in the archaeology of human origins.

Prizes or Honours

  • President, Anthropology and Archaeology Section, Festival of science (British Science Association, 2010)