AG Gemeinschaften, Völker, Mobilität

ERC Projekt HistoGenes

Main areas of research: Early Medieval Archaeology, Late Antique and Byzantine weights, Avars, Early Medieval small finds, Archaeology of the Carpathian Basin and Alpine region, smithing and smithing tools.

 

Curriculum vitae

Academic education:

1995 – 2003

Study of Prehistory and Early Medieval Archaeology and Egyptology at the University of Vienna.

2003

Master thesis: “Awarenzeitliche Tascheninhalte und Gürtelgehänge im Karpatenbecken” (Institute of Prehistory and Early Medieval Archaeology, University of Vienna, Austria).

2004 – 2008

PhD Scholarship at the Römisch-Germanisches Zentralmuseum, Mainz (Germany). PhD thesis: „Frühmittelalterliche Gräber mit Beigabe von Schmiedewerkzeugen“.

2009 – 2013

Research Assistant at the Römisch-Germanisches Zentralmuseum, Mainz (Germany). Coordinator of the project: „Burgenbauer-Reiterkrieger. Die frühen Ungarn und das Deutsche Reich“.

2013 – 2019

Research Assistant at the Institute of Archaeology, University of Innsbruck, Austria.

Excavations and documentations:

1996 – 2003

Participation in many excavations of Prehistoric, Roman, Early Medieval and Medieval settlements and cemeteries in Austria.

1998 – 2003

Participation in five excavation and documentation campaigns at Tell el Dab’a, Egypt (under direction of Prof. M. Bietak, Austrian Archaeological Institute, Cairo).

2004 – 2006

Participation in excavations at the avar cemetery of Frohsdorf, Lower Austria.

2004 – 2006

Digital documentation of the Mycenaean drainage system of Tiryns (Greece). Project at the University of Heidelberg, Germany.

2006 – 2008

Participation in the digital documentation of the cave settlement site of Eski-Kermen (Crimea, Ukraine). Project at the Römisch-Germanisches Zentralmuseum, Mainz (Germany).

2015 – 2019

Excavation of Early Medieval cemetery in Podersdorf am See (Burgenland/Austria).

Funded research projects:

2013 – 2016

FWF-Project (No. P 25514): “Late Antique and Byzantine Weights in the Mediterranean Area” at the University of Innsbruck, Austria.

2014 – 2015

Funding by the young executive promotion program of the Leopold-Franzens-University Innsbruck for the project: “Der Seewinkel in Frühmittelalter”, which is also funded by the county Burgenland.

2016 – 2019

FWF-Projekt (Nr. P 29388): „Contacts Across the Alps. Studies on Belt Sets         of the Bieringen Type“ at the University of Innsbruck, Austria.

     

Kontakt:

+43-1-515 81-7227

bendeguz.tobias(at)oeaw.ac.at

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