READAE Blade Engda – Institute of Human origins – PALEVOPRIM – Arizona State Univ. –

Blade Engda REDAE

Postdoctoral researcher

Institute of Human origins (IHO),
School of Human Evolution & Social Change,
Arizona State University, Tempe


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I study vertebrate taphonomy and paleoecology within the context of east African Plio-Pleistocene hominid sites. I am particularly interested in understanding the link between the hominid’s dietary behaviors, adaptations and its environmental contexts.

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    • Authority for Research and Conservation of Cultural Heritage (ARCCH), Ethiopia

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