Host institution: Jagiellonian University, Institute of Archeology
Grant category: Specialist
Academic year: 2014-15, 2016-2017
Robert Brunswig is Professor Emeritus at the University of Northern Colorado (Greeley, Colorado, USA). He has directed archaeology research projects in the southern Rocky Mountains for more than thirty years, specializing in long-term reconstruction of cultural and natural systems within ecologically and climatically evolving landscapes. His mountain research makes extensive use of high-resolution Global Positioning System (GPS) technology in archaeological survey and Geographic Information System (GIS) mapping and settlement pattern analysis. Dr. Brunswig has edited and authored chapters for several books, has contributed chapters to more than two dozen edited volumes and conference proceedings, and authored or co-authored articles in fourteen academic journals. He was recognized as University Distinguished Scholar at the University of Northern Colorado, awarded a Wzorst Fellowship at Nicolaus Copernicus University (Torun, Poland), and served as a Fulbright Specialist at Jagiellonian University’s Institute of Archaeology (Krakow, Poland) in 2014.