Dr Andrés Teira-Brión

Research Profile

Andrés Teira-Brión is an archaeobotanist working on comparative approaches on past and recent agricultural systems and the social implications of farming practices, but his investigation endeavours also involve works in ethnobotany, experimental archaeology (pottery production and consumption), methodology and material evidence.

Andrés obtained his Ph.D. in archaeology from the Universidade de Santiago de Compostela (2019). Dr. Teira-Brión has previously been Assistant Professor at the University of Vigo (2021) in an interuniversity master's degree in Archaeology and Antiquity Sciences, teaching the subjects of Public Archaeology, Ethnography and Experimental Archaeology.

Current Activities

MILLET: Old crops for new insights: agricultural systems of broomcorn and foxtail millet cultivation in Iberia

PI: A. Teira-Brión

Scientist in charge: A. Bogaard (University of Oxford)

Funding: European Commission (Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions 2020, Grant No. 101018935)