University of Aberdeen
Current Position Lecturer
Telephone +44 (0)1224 272322
Departments School of Geosciences
Quadrat Core Themes Biodiversity, Earth Systems, Environmental Management


Key Research Interests

  • Changes in subsistence systems
  • Human inhabitation of landscape
  • Mobility
  • Adaptation to environmental change
  • GIS

Recent Key Papers

  • Bronze Age population dynamics and the rise of dairy pastoralism on the eastern Eurasian Steppe. C.Jeong et al. 2018. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, USA. 10.1073/pnas.1813608115
  • The Honest Labour of Stone Mounds: Monuments of Bronze and Iron Age Mongolia as Costly Signals. J.Wright 2017 World Archaeology 49, no. 4: 547–67.
  • Describing Microenvironments Used for Nomadic Pastoralist Habitation Sites: Explanatory Tools for Surfaces, Places and Networks. J.Wright. 2016 In The Archaeology of Human-Environment Interactions, edited by D. Contreras, 211–28. New York: Routledge

Summary Title of Current Studentships

  • QUADRAT DTP student, Emilie Green: Chronology and Changing Cultures on the Mongolian Steppe