Johanna Mestorf Academy

A new sustainable institution, the Johanna Mestorf Academy (JMA), has been founded as a central institution of Kiel University in December 2011. It is named after Johanna Mestorf (1828-1909), who conducted archaeological and ethnographic research in Kiel and was the first female museum director (1891) and professor (1899) in Germany/Prussia. The JMA promotes research and education pertaining to the field of ‘Societal, Environmental, Cultural Change’ (Kiel SECC), which is one of the four research foci of CAU. read more





  • January 08, 2018

    New Publications

    Examples of settlement plans in Central and Southeast Europe.

    Recent palynological research on subsistence transformations in the costal zones of Mesolithic Norway

    October 23, 2017

    New PublicationsMüller_2017_Bild    Developments of Population Agglomerations, Social inequality and Centralized Control in Neolithic to Iron Age times