Guest Staff Member
Lena Lambers is involved in several projects focusing on geophysical prospection and remote sensing in archaeology. As part of the research project “Charax Spasinou: Research on the capital of Mesene, a center of ancient trade” (PI: Stefan Hauser, University of Konstanz) her aim is to map the city structure and development of that site from the Seleucid to the Sasanian period based on geophysics data, drone images and DEMs. Furthermore she is currently completing her research on “Geophysical Prospection of Roman Farms in NW-Noricum”, which will be published in 2019. She is also in charge of the geophysical prospection at the prehistoric barrow alignments of Epe-Niersen (PI: Quentin P.J. Bourgeois)
Lena Lambers obtained a degree as certified IT specialist in 2004 and an M.A. degree in Mediterranean and Near Eastern Archaeology in 2010 at LMU University Munich (Germany) with a thesis on “Mutual perception of Greeks and Persians through images”. In 2007 and 2008 she worked as assistant at the excavation of Pompeiopolis (Taşköprü, Turkey). From 2008 to 2015 she was a member of the archaeological prospection team of the Bavarian State Dept. for Monuments and Sites, conducting fieldwork at sites in Germany, Turkey, Tadzhikistan, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Egypt, Tunisia and Peru. Since 2016 she has been a guest staff member at the Faculty of Archaeology.