Posted on 25/07/2012
Professor Andrew Hill
PhD Geology, 1975 Bedford College
Paleoanthropologist Andrew Hill is the J. Clayton Stephenson Professor of Anthropology at Yale University and a Curator of the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History. His interests take in the whole range of human evolution, particularly the environmental and ecological context in which it occurred. Since 1968 he has carried out field work in eastern Africa, in Pakistan, and in the United Arab Emirates. For many years he has directed the Baringo Paleontological Research Project, a multidisciplinary research program operating in the Tugen Hills in Kenya. Before joining Yale in 1985 he had held research positions at the National Museums of Kenya in Nairobi, and at Harvard.