Darren Fa

Associated researcher, ICArEHB

Interdisciplinary Center for Archaeology and Evolution of Human Behaviour (ICArEHB)
FCHS, University of Algarve
Campus de Gambelas
8005-139 Faro

(00350) 56001915

ORCID ID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-5900-9814

Research Interests

• Palaeoecology and human evolution, especially linked to the exctinction of the Neanderthals.
• Relationship between prehistoric humans and the environment, particularly the sea and use of marine resources.
• Extinction Processes, Conservation and Ecology of Endangered Species.

Short Bio

• September 1999 – July 2014: Education, Research & Survey Officer at the Gibraltar Museum.
• August 2001 – July 2014: Co-Director of the Underwater Research Unit (URU) Gibraltar Museum.
• September 2004 – July 2014: Deputy Director of the Gibraltar Museum.
• August 2014 – Present: Director of Academic Programmes and Research at the University of Gibraltar.

• ResearchGate Score: 30.83
• Registered European Commission Expert (Id: EX2014D194355) on Environment and Higher Education.
• Elected Fellow of the Linnean Society of London (FLS).
• Member of the Gibraltar Government’s UNESCO World Heritage Working Group.
• Scientific Diver.
• Nautical Archaeological Society Instructor.
• Well-versed in Statistics.