The Team Members

Dr. Irene Barbiera, Università degli studi di Padova
Historical analysis

Professor Guido Barbujani, Università degli studi di Ferrara
Advising on population genetics

Professor David Caramelli, Università degli studi di Firenze
Supervising DNA extraction and library preparation

Mg. Francesca Conselvan, Österreichische Akadamie der Wissenschaften, Wien
Historical analysis

Professor Patrick Geary, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton
Project director

Dr. Silvia Ghirotto, Università degli studi di Ferrara
Population genetics analysis

Professor Caterina Giostra, Università cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Milano
Archaeological analysis and selection of Italian cemeteries and samples

Dr. Susanne Hakenbeck, Cambridge University
Isotopic analysis

Dr. István Koncz, Eötvös Loránd Tudományegyetem, Budapest
Archaeological analysis and selection of Hungarian cemeteries and samples

Professor Johannes Krause, Director, Max Planck Institut für Menchenheitsgeschichte, Jena
Supervising nuclear capture and sequencing

Professor Maria Cristina Larocca, Università degli studi di Padova
Historical analysis

Dr. Zuzana Loskotova, Archeologický ústav AV ČR, Brno
Archaeological analysis and selection of Czech cemeteries and samples

Dr. Balázs Mende, Magyar Tudományos Akadémia, Budapest
Hungarian specimen selection and preparation

Dr. Alessandra Modi, Università degli studi di Firenze
Initial specimen collection, DNA extraction and library preparation

Professor John Novembre, University of Chicago
Advising on population genetics

Professor Walter Pohl, Österreichische Akadamie der Wissenschaften, Wien
Historical analysis

Mg. Cosimo Posth, Max Planck Institut für Menchenheitsgeschichte, Jena
Nuclear capture and sequencing

Dr. Peter Stadler, Naturhistorisches Museum Wien
Archaeolgical analysis and selection of Austrian cemeteries and samples

Dr. Stefania Vai, Università degli studi di Firenze
Initial specimen collection, DNA extraction and library preparation

Professor Krishna Veeramah, Stony Brook University
Population genetics analysis

Professor Tivadar Vida, Eötvös Loránd Tudományegyetem, Budapest
Archaeological analysis and selection of Hungarian cemeteries and samples

Dr. Daniel Winger, Freie Universität Berlin
Archaeological analysis and comparison with isotopic analysis