Dr. Parzinger's extensive body of research has explored the process of cultural change in the contact zones between Europe and Asia from the 7th to the 1st millennium B.C., the development of the Neolithic and sedentary life, the prehistoric metals trade, and the emergence of the pastoral nomads of the Eurasian steppe. He has conducted archaeological excavations in Iran, Russia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Mongolia, Turkey and Spain, and is the author of over 250 publications. Dr. Parzinger is currently President of the Prussian Cultural Heritage Foundation, one of the largest cultural heritage institutions in Europe.
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Prussian Cultural Heritage Foundation
Stiftung Preußischer Kulturbesitz