Pr. Dr. Wim Van Neer (Promotor 2)
Senior Scientist, Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, Brussels
Professor, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Address: Vautierstraat 29 B-1000 Brussels
Telephone: + 32 (0)2 627 44 38
Research themes: Wim Van Neer (co-promoter) is senior researcher in the Operational Direction ‘Earth and History of Life’ of the RBINS and teaches osteo-archaeology at the KU Leuven. He carries out archaeozoological work in the Near East, Africa and Europe, to reconstruct the past interaction between man and the animals in his environment. Fish are his favourite animal group. Excavation participation in the Near East: ed-Dur (UAE), Tell Beydar, Tell Tweini, Apamea (Syria), Sagalassos (Turkey).
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