Prof. Dr. Svend Hansen

Svend Hansen is Director of the Eurasia-Department of the German Archaeological Institute and Honorary Professor for Prehistoric Archaeology at Freie Universität Berlin.

His research focuses on social archaeology, the circumstances of technological innovations and on prehistoric techniques. He is member of the network “Forging Identities: The Mobility of Culture in Bronze Age Europe” of The European Commission. In Topoi Svend Hansen is working about Bronce Age depositions (Hoards).