Eric Huysecom

Prof. Eric Huysecom
Laboratory Archaeology and Population in Africa (APA), Anthropology Unit
Department of Genetics and Evolution (GENEV)
Université de Genève
30 Quai Ernest-Ansermet
CH-1205 Geneva
Switzerland

Mailing Address:
Laboratory Archaeology and Population in Africa (APA), Anthropology Unit
Department of Genetics and Evolution (GENEV)
Université de Genève
30 Quai Ernest-Ansermet
-1205 Geneva



Phone: +41 (0) 22 379 69 73
E-mail: eric.huysecom(at)unige.ch
URL Institution: ua.unige.ch/fr/apa/
Personal URL: link


Additional functions:
Special Addvisor to the Rectorate for Africa,
Head of Laboratory Archaeology and Population in Africa (APA),
President of the Faculty of Science’s Council.


Key Publications of Eric Huysecom (up to ten) :
https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Eric_Huysecom
https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/documents/facets/sort:Document.year/direction:desc?newFacet=creatorFacet%3DHuysecom%2C+Eric


Expertise of Eric Huysecom:
Expertise CategorySpecific Expertise
Expert TypeScientific / Fundamental Research
ScopeCauses of Change
Impact of Change
Vulnerability to Change
Adaptation Measures to Change
Topic AtmosphereClimate
Topic PedosphereSoil Degradation / Erosion / Desertification
Topic EcosystemsTerrestrial Ecosystems
Topic Economy/ResourceUseAgriculture, Forestry and Fishery
Land Cover / Land Use / Landscape
Topic Politics/LawConventions / Protections
Topic SocietyPopulation Dynamics / Migration / Urbanisation
Topic Culture/HistoryEthics / Cultural Values
Art / Folklore / Symbols / Language
Spatial ZonesRural
Spatial ScaleContinental
Regional
Local / Community
Time FramePast
Recent / Today
Statistical FocusExtreme Events
Mean Change / Trends
Variability
MethodsData Collection - Documents, Archives
Data Analysis
Literature Study
Collaboration with developing and transition countries ; Capacity Building
Program Coordination / Management

Specialties of Eric Huysecom:
Relationship, through a interdisciplinary approach, between the evolution of human occupation and climatic and environnemental changes in Africa

Human populations and paleoclimatic evolution in West Africa
To study the history of interactions between human populations and climatic and environmental variability in West Africa from the Pleistocene to the present day.

Research in the fields of archaeology, paleometallurgy, geomorphology, sedimentology, archaeobotany, ethnohistory, ethnoarchaeology, ethno


Last update: 1/10/19
Source of data: ProClim- Research InfoSystem (1993-2019)

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