Lukas Waltenberger

, BSc, MSc, PhD


RG »Prehistoric Identities«


Telephone: +43 1 51581-6134

Location: Hollandstraße 11–13, 5th floor | 1020 Vienna

Biographical sketch

Bachelor's degree in Biology with focus on Anthropology at the University of Vienna, 2014 Master's degree with distinction in Forensic Osteology at Bournemouth University (UK). 2016 Associate at Comission of Missing Persons (CMP) Cyprus. Awarded the ATHEN fellowship of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW). 2017-2021 PhD student in the ERC project »VAMOS - The value of mothers to society«. Since 2022 post-doc in the FWF project »Unlocking the secrets of cremated human remains«.

    Research Projects

    Research interests

    • Prehistoric archaeology
    • Forensic Anthropology
    • Dream Analysis
    • Geometric Morphometrics
    • Corpse fire analysis