Heli Maijanen

University lecturer
Archaeology/Biological anthropology

History, Culture and Communication Studies
Faculty of Humanities

I am a university lecturer in archaeology and my specilization areas are bioarchaeology and forensic anthropology. I study human remains in past populations and in contemporary conflict/forensic contexts. I received my PhD in archaeology at the University of Oulu (2011) and in (biological) anthropology at the University of Tennessee (2014). I teach courses related to my research area, such as Introduction to Osteology, Specialisation in Biological Anthropology and Bioarchaeology, Biological Anthropology Seminar and BA Thesis Seminar.

Research interests

  • Forensic anthropology
  • Bioarchaeology
  • Biological profile
  • Standardization of methods and data collection

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PL 1000
90014 Oulun yliopisto