Dr. Martin Park (geb. Schumacher)

As Physical Geographer Martin Schumacher is interested in the interactions between man and landscapes in ancient environments. In the framework of the research group (A-4) The Textile Revolution his doctoral research, which he completed in 2016, focuses on the mid-Holocene impact of intensified sheep herding on the landscape between Northern Mesopotamia and North-Eastern Europe. The first regional focus lied on the Central Balkans and the Pannonien Basin.

Martin Schumacher also has participated in the PhD program “Landscape Archaeology and Architecture” (LAA) at Berlin Graduate School of Ancient Studies (BerGSAS).