Mag. Dr.

Thomas Einwögerer

Head Krems Branch

Group Leader

RG »Quaternary Archaeology«


Telephone: 06763518010

Location: Dominikanerbastei 16, 1010 Vienna

Biographical sketch

Studied Prehistory and Early History at the University of Vienna. 2009 PhD on "The Upper Palaeolithic stations at the Kargl brickyard in Langenlois, Lower Austria". Since 2000 research associate at the Austrian Academy of Sciences and since 2017 head of the Quaternary Archaeology Research Group.
Since 2003 teaching at the Institute for Prehistory and Historical Archaeology at the University of Vienna. Excavation director of the Upper Palaeolithic excavations Krems-Wachtberg (2005-2015) and Kammern-Grubgraben (since 2015).
Expert for the Federal Office for the Protection of Monuments.

Research Projects

Research interests

  • Settlement structures and settlement patterns at Palaeolithic sites
  • Art and jewellery in the Palaeolithic
  • Artefact morphological evaluation of stone tool inventories
  • Prospecting of Palaeolithic find layers by means of pile-driven core probing
  • Experimental archaeology (reconstructions and models)
  • Public relations



Journal Publication (41)

Book/Monograph (1)

Conference Contribution: Publication in Proceedings (30)

Conference Contribution: Poster (in Proceedings) (1)

Contribution in Collection (9)

Research Report (1)

Other Publication (5)