Koobi Fora Field School: Faculty and Staff

Koobi Fora Area 1A
Learn fieldwork from the experts in their field.

The Koobi Fora Field School is a collaborative effort between the National Museums of Kenya and GWU’s CASHP program. Researchers from all over the world are included on the research in northern Kenya and you will receive training from archaeologists, geologists, paleontologists and others that are doing primary research on these topics.

Purity W. Kiura
Co-Director
David R. Braun
Co-Director
Emmanuel K. Ndiema
Field Director
René Bobe
Paleoenvironmental Analysis



Anna K. Behrensmeyer
Paleoecology Taphonomy
Jack Harris
Paleolithic Archaeology, Paleoanthropology
Rahab Kinyanjui
Paleobotany
Stephen Merritt
Zooarchaeology
Susana Carvalho Primate Archaeology
David B. Patterson Paleoecology, Paleoenvironments
Russel Cutts Archeology, Origins of Pyrotechnology 
 

Kathryn Braun  Logistics Coordinator 

 

Sarah Hlubik Archeology, Origins of PyrotechnologyAshley Hammond Hominin Morphology