M. Sc. Julia Meister

Julia Meister studied Geography at Freie Universität Berlin with a focus on Terrestrial Systems. After achieving her Masters degree in 2011 she has started a doctorate within the program Landscape Archaeology and Architecture at Berlin Graduate School of Ancient Studies and FU Berlin with special investigations on landscape archaeology in Northeastern Jordan and its socio-environmental systems in the late prehistory.
From 2012 to 2013 she worked as a researcher within the Badia-Project at Deutsches Archäologisches Institut. Since January 2014 she has been working as a researcher at Institut für Geographische Wissenschaften of the Freie Universität Berlin.


Further Activities

2014 Lecture J. Meister, J. Krause, B. Müller-Neuhof, B. Schütt, “Water Management Systems of Jawa, Jordan.”
Part of: 3rd International Landscape Archaeology Conference, September 17th – 20th, 2014, Rome
2014 Lecture J. Meister,M. Portillo,J. Krause,B.  Müller-Neuhof, B. Schütt, “Investigating (prehistoric) agricultural activity and water availability using phytoliths, diatoms and sedimentological proxies – a case study from the archaeological (C/EBA) site of Jawa, Northeastern Jordan“
Part of: 9th International Meeting on Phytolith Research, September 10th-13th, 2014, Brussels
2014 Presentation J. Meister, M. Portillo, J. Krause, B. Müller-Neuhof,B. Schütt, „Investigation of past agricultural activities and water availability through sediment analysis focusing on phytoliths, diatoms and other sedimentological proxies: a case study from the archaeological (C/EBA) site of Tulul al-Ghusayn, northeastern Jordan”
Part of: Jahrestagung des AK Geoarchäologie und der AG Paläopedologie, May 29th-31th, 2014, Aachen
2013  Lecture J. Meister, “Landscape Archaeology in Northeastern Jordan – Investigation of Socio-Environmental Systems in the Late Prehistory.“
Part of: 7. Jahrestreffen der Jungen Geomorphologen, October 4th-6th, 2013, Fleckl
2013  Presentation J. Meister, J. Krause, D. Knitter, B. Müller-Neuhof, B. Schütt, “Investigating a (Prehistoric) Pastoral Landscape using Remote Sensing, Spatial Statistics and GIS: A Case Study of the Northern Badia, Northeastern Jordan.“
Part of: Jahrestagung des Arbeitskreises Geoarchäologie, May 2nd-3rd, 2013, Cottbus
2012  Presentation J. Meister, W. Bebermeier, B. Schütt, “Sedimentological Investigations of Tank Sediments from Small Tank Cascade Systems in the vicinity of Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka“
Part of: 2nd International Landscape Archaeology Conference,June 6th-9th, 2012, Berlin
2010  Presentation J. Meister, J.Berking, B. Schütt, B. Ullrich, “Geoarchaeological Survey in Naga, Central Sudan, with special Focus on the Reconstruction of the “Great Hafir“
Part of: 1st International Landscape Archaeology Conference, January 26th-28th, 2010, Amsterdam