Jay Stock


Jay Stock is a Senior Lecturer in Human Evolution and Development at the University of Cambridge, a fellow of Downing College, and the Assistant Director of the Duckworth Laboratory. His research interests include bioarchaeology, human osteology and evolution, hunter-gatherer behavioural ecology, the Pleistocene-Holocene transition, and the origins of agriculture and sedentary societies. For our project, his focus will be long-term trends in skeletal biomechanics and physique.

Email: jts34@cam.ac.uk

Phone: +44 (0)1223 764701

Fax: +44 (0)1223 764710

Department of Biological Anthropology
University of Cambridge
Fitzwilliam Street
Cambridge CB2 1QH


Lieverse AR, Stock JT, Katzenberg MA, Haverkort CM. 2011. The bioarchaeology of habitual activity and dietary change in the Siberian middle Holocene. In Pinhasi R and Stock JT (eds.) Human Bioarchaeology of the Transition to Agriculture. Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell, p. 265-291.

Maher, L.A., Stock, J.T., Finney, S., Heywood, J., Miracle, P., and Banning, E.B. 2011. A Unique Human-Fox Burial from a Pre-Natufian Cemetery in the Levant (Jordan). PLoS One, 6(1):e15815.

Buck, L.T., Stock, J.T., Foley, R.A. 2010. Levels of Intraspecific Variation Within the Catarrhine Skeleton. International Journal of Primatology. Early View. DOI: 10.1007/s10764-010-9428-0.

Kurki, H.K., J.K. Ginter, J.T. Stock and S. Pfeiffer. 2010. Body size estimation of small-bodied humans: Applicability of current methods. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 141(2):169-180.

Richter, T., Stock, J.T., Maher, L., Hebron, C. 2010. An Early Epipalaeolithic Sitting Burial from the Azraq Oasis, Jordan. Antiquity, 84(324):321-334.

Bakail Hokkaido archaeology project