Dr Cemre Üstünkaya

BSc, MSc, PhD

Postdoctoral Affiliate

Dr Cemre Üstünkaya

College Jobs

  • Postdoctoral Affiliate

University Jobs

  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, TwoRains: Winter Rain, Summer Rain: Adaptation, Climate Change, Resilience and the Indus Civilisation, McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research


Email: mcu22@cam.ac.uk

Dr Cemre Üstünkaya


I have completed my PhD in 2015 at the University of Queensland, Australia on climate change and its effect on agricultural production during the Bronze and Iron Ages of Anatolia. Following my PhD, I have involved with different ARC projects working on Sr stable isotope analysis of plant materials. Currently, I am a postdoctoral fellow at the TwoRains project at McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research.

Research Interests

Archaeobotany, stable isotopes, climate change, agricultural production and consumption in marginal environments, Bronze and Iron Age, Anatolia, Australia, India, Europe.