Ulla Jaekel studied Classical Archaeology and Art History at Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen and received her Master`s Degree in 2011. Since 2017 she participates in the PhD program Landscape Archaeology and Architecture (LAA) at the Berlin Graduate School of Ancient Studies (BerGSAS) with the thesis “Verfüllung und Überbauung im Kontext ritueller Monumentalarchitektur. Studien zu frühen Monumentalbauten – ein interkultureller Vergleich”.