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Meet the Team

Dr Robert Batchelor MCIfA


BSc (Hons) Geology and Geography (Royal Holloway, University of London) PhD (Hons) Geography (Royal Holloway University of London)

Archaeobotany (Palynology)


Tel(work): +44 (0) 118 378 8941

Tel (mobile): +44 (0) 7734 530 438


Dr Nathalie Marini

Environmental/Archaeological Science Project Manager; Financial Manager

License (equivalent to BA) History (University of Corsica); Maîtrise (equivalent to MA) History (University of Corsica); DEA (PG Diploma) Prehistoric Archaeology (University of Corsica); PhD Prehistoric Archaeology (University of Corsica)


Tel (work): +44 (0) 118 378 8945

Dr Chris Green

Senior Geoarchaeologist (Sedimentology and Geology)

BA (Hons) Geography; DPhil Geography (Oxford University)

Visiting Research Fellow (Department of Archaeology, University of Reading)

Kevin Williams PCIfA

Archaeological Science Technician

BA (Hons) History and Archaeology (Birkbeck College), MA Medieval Archaeology (University of Reading)


Tel (work): +44 (0) 118 378 8945


Dr Nick Branch

Head of School

BSc (Hons) Archaeology (University College London), MSc Bioarchaeology (Archaeobotany) (University College London), PhD Geography (Royal Holloway)

Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries (London), associate of the Walker Institute for Climate Systems Research and Soil Research Centre


Tel: +44 (0) 118 378 6102

Contact us

Archaeological Science:

Rob Batchelor

+44 (0) 118 378 8941;

+44 (0) 7734 530 438

Dan Young;

+44 (0) 118 378 7978;

+44 (0) 7713 088 568

Environmental Science:

Nathalie Marini

+44 (0)118 378 8945

Postal Address:

Quaternary Scientific, School of Archaeology, Geography and Environmental Science (SAGES),
The University of Reading, Whiteknights, PO Box 227, Reading, RG6 6AB, UK