Hugo Cardoso

Associate Professor

Research group: Past Cultures and Populations


Institutional Address:

Department of Archaeology

Simon Fraser University
8888 University Dr.
Burnaby, British Columbia

Canada V5A 1S6



Research interests:

  • The ontogenetic environment for dental and skeletal growth, applied to the development of theory and methods of osteological analysis in bioarchaeology and forensics.
  • Growth, stress and disease patterns observed in children from archaeological populations, which a focus on  the transition to and from the Islamic occupation period in Iberia.
  • Issues with diagnosing and interpreting child trauma from archaeological and forensic contexts.
  • Taphonomic and post-mortem aspects of immature bone.


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