Honoree

Nicholas Toth

AWARDS

American Association for the Advancement of Science (2003)
American Association for the Advancement of Science
Indiana University Bloomington
College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Anthropology
Fulbright Award (1987)
Fulbright Award
Location: Zambia
Indiana University Bloomington

BIOGRAPHY

Nick received his Ph.D. in 1982 from The University of California at Berkeley. His research interests include African prehistory, palaeolithic studies, the evolution of human intelligence, lithic technology, experimental archaeology, microscopic approaches to archaeology, zooarchaeology, ethnoarchaeology, and primate studies. He is currently involved in experimental investigations of stone tool-making and tool-using behaviors of modern African apes and of the manufacture and use of early Palaeolithic tools. He was elected as a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science in 2004.