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Francesco Valletta

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Address:Institute of Archaeology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem,
Mount Scopus, Jerusalem 91905, ISRAEL
Tel:+972 (0)52 750 9309 Email:francesc.valletta@mail.huji.ac.il
Nationality:iTALIAN Born:Feltre (Belluno, ITALY), on 16th June 1987

Education

2014 - present Research student
Manufacturing tradition in Levantine Epipalaeolithic. A quantitative approach to variability among lithic assemblages in the Northern Jordan Valley
Institution Hebrew University of Jerusalem, ISRAEL
2011 - 2013 Master Degree in Quaternary, Prehistory and Archaeology.
Prehistoric Archaeology, M. A. thesis on the lithic assemblage from the Mesolithic site of Mondeval de Sora, sector III (ITALY).
Institution Università degli Studi di Ferrara, ITALY.
2006 - 2010 Bachelor Degree in Technologies for Cultural Heritage
Prehistoric Archaeology, B. A. thesis on the lithic assemblage from the Mesolithic site of Mondeval de Sora, sector III (ITALY).
Institution Università degli Studi di Ferrara, ITALY.

Field Training

2014 Excavation at the open air Middle Palaeolithic site of Nahal Mahanaim Outlet (ISRAEL), Hebrew University of Jerusalem, director: Dr. Gonen Sharon
2013 Excavation at the open air Middle Palaeolithic site of Nahal Mahanaim Outlet (ISRAEL), Hebrew University of Jerusalem, director: Dr. Gonen Sharon
Excavation at the high altitude open air Mesolithic site of Passo Staulanza (Belluno, ITALY), Università degli Studi di Ferrara, director: Dr. Federica Fontana
2012 Excavation at the open air Middle Palaeolithic site of Nahal Mahanaim Outlet (ISRAEL), Hebrew University of Jerusalem, director: Dr. Gonen Sharon
Excavation at the high altitude open air Mesolithic site of Passo Staulanza (Belluno, ITALY), Università degli Studi di Ferrara, director: Dr. Federica Fontana
Excavation at the Upper Palaeolithic rock-shelter of Riparo Tagliente (Verona, ITALY), Università degli Studi di Ferrara, director: Dr.Federica Fontana
Excavation at the Middle Palaeolithic cave of Fumane (Verona, ITALY), Università degli Studi di Ferrara, director: Dr. Marco Peresani
2011 Excavation at the open air Middle Palaeolithic site of Nahal Mahanaim Outlet (ISRAEL), Hebrew University of Jerusalem, director: Dr. Gonen Sharon
Excavation at the Upper Palaeolithic rock-shelter of Riparo Tagliente (Verona, ITALY), Università degli Studi di Ferrara, director: Dr.Federica Fontana
Excavation at the Bronze Age site of Castelo Velho de Zimbreira (PORTUGAL), Instituto Politecnico de Tomar, director: Dr. Davide Delfino
Excavation at the site of Cabo Espichel (PORTUGAL), Instituto Politecnico de Tomar, director: Dr. Silveiro Figueredo
2010 Excavation at the Upper Palaeolithic rock-shelter of Riparo Tagliente (Verona, ITALY), Università degli Studi di Ferrara, director: Dr.Federica Fontana
Excavation at the high altitude, open air Mesolithic site of Mont Fallere (Aosta, ITALY), Università degli Studi di Ferrara, director: Prof. Antonio Guerreschi
2009 Excavation at the Upper Palaeolithic rock-shelter of Riparo Tagliente (Verona, ITALY), Università degli Studi di Ferrara, director: Dr.Federica Fontana
2008 Excavation at the Upper Palaeolithic rock-shelter of Riparo Tagliente (Verona, ITALY), Università degli Studi di Ferrara, director: Dr.Federica Fontana
Excavation at the Upper Palaeolithic cave site of Grotta del Col de la Stria (Vicenza, ITALY), Università degli Studi di Ferrara, director: Prof. Alberto Broglio
Excavation at the Middle Palaeolithic site of Fiastra (Macerata, ITALY), Università degli Studi di Ferrara, director: Dr. Emanuele Cancellieri
2007 Excavation at the Upper Palaeolithic rock-shelter of Riparo Tagliente (Verona, ITALY), Università degli Studi di Ferrara, director: Prof. Antonio Guerreschi
Excavation at the Neolithic site of Travo S. Andrea (Piacenza, ITALY), Associazione La Minerva
2006 Excavation at the Upper Palaeolithic rock-shelter of Riparo Tagliente (Verona, ITALY), Università degli Studi di Ferrara, director: Prof. Antonio Guerreschi

Languages:

Italian (Mother tongue), English, Portuguese.