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Havananda Ombashi - New postdoc at the department of Archeaology and Heritage Studies

Havananda Ombashi will join the Anthropogenic Heathland Project in September where she will be working towards new ways to better understand the relationship between past human land use and the organisation of heathlands.

2020.08.27 | Camilla Dimke

My name is Havananda, but everyone calls me Hav, and I will soon be joining you in Aarhus.

My archaeology journey started at an undergraduate course in Leiden (The Netherlands), but shifted to Sheffield (UK) for an MSc in environmental archaeology. I found myself extending my stay in the UK, after deciding to do a PhD in palaeoecology in Plymouth, with a focus on Exmoor's beautiful peat- and moorlands. It is with great pleasure to be able to say that this September I will be joining the department as a post doc for Mette Løvschal's Anthropogenic Heathland Project. As part of the project team, I will be working towards new ways to better understand the relationship between past human land use and the organisation of heathlands, mainly by using past vegetation reconstructions across Northern Europe.

 I'm very much looking forward to meeting you all and to fully emerge in the Danish way of living.


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