Prof. dr. Wil Roebroeks

  • Palaeolithic
  • Neanderthals
  • Human evolution
  • Hunting

Telephone number: +31 (0)71 527 2387
Faculty / Department: Faculteit Archeologie, Human Origins
Office Address: Van Steenis gebouw
Einsteinweg 2
2333 CC Leiden
Room number A114

Wil Roebroeks is an expert in the field of the archaeology of early hominins, with a focus on Neanderthal studies. He has published widely on various aspects of the behaviour of extinct hominins, including their subsistence strategies, lithic technology and the environmental settings of their presence and absence in Eurasia. Roebroeks has conducted fieldwork in the Netherlands, in England , France, northeastern Russia and Germany . He is the Vice-President of the European Society for the Study of Human Evolution (ESHE).

Last Modified: 21-07-2015