University of Aberdeen
Current Position Lecturer
Previous Position Lecturer, University of the Philippines
Telephone +44(0)1224 272 634
Departments School of Geosciences
Quadrat Core Themes Biodiversity
Methods I Use Bio / Geo / Chemical Analytical


Key Research Interests

  • Human Osteology
  • Archaeology
  • Paleopathology
  • Taphonomy
  • Reconstruction of mortuary practices via human skeletal remains

Recent Key Papers

  • Pawlik, A, Crozier, R, Fuentes, R, Wood, R & Piper, P 2019, ‘Burial traditions in early Mid-Holocene Island Southeast Asia: new evidence from Bubog-1, Ilin Island, Mindoro Occidental’, Antiquity, vol. 93, no. 370, pp. 901-918.
  • Crozier, R 2018, A taphonomic approach to the re-analysis of the human remains from the Neolithic chamber tomb of Quanterness, Orkney. vol. 635, BAR Publishing, Oxford.
  • Vlok, M, Paz, V, Crozier, R & Oxenham, M 2017, ‘A New Application of the Bioarchaeology of Care Approach: A Case Study from the Metal Period, the Philippines’, International journal of osteoarchaeology, vol. 27, no. 4, pp. 662-671.

Summary Title of Current Studentships

  • Medieval populations in Scotland
  • Attitudes to death and the body