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Brigette Fion Cohen

  • PhD
  • Post-Doctoral Fellow
  • Iziko South African Museum
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Research interests

OsteologyArchaeozoologySedimentologyMongooseSmall carnivoreEarly PliocenePalaeontologyExperimental ArchaeologyTaphonomy

About

Brigette Cohen is a Post-doctoral Fellow in the Natural History Collections of Iziko Museums, South Africa in Cape Town. She currently works on vertebrate materials from the Mio-Pliocene locality Langebaanweg on the South African West Coast. Brigette also works on small carnivores (mongooses) and is expecially interested in experimental archaeology

Co-authors (3)

  • Rachelle Keeling

Publications (4)

  • SEDIMENTOLOGY AND TAPHONOMY OF CENOZOIC VERTEBRATES FROM LANGEBAANWEG, CAPE WEST COAST, SOUTH AFRICA; WITH PALAEOECOLOGICAL INTERPRETATIONS

    • Brigette Fiona Cohen
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  • Experimental study of bone modification by captive caracal (Caracal caracal); a model for fossil assemblage analysis

    • Cohen B
    • Kibii J
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  • Actualistic investigation of bone modification on leporids by caracal (Caracal caracal) and honey badger (Mellivora capensis); An insight to the taphonomy of Cooper's Cave, South Africa

    • Cohen B
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  • Mustelid and viverrid remains from the Pleistocene site of Cooper’s D, Gauteng, South Africa

    • O'Regan H
    • Cohen B
    • Steininger C
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Professional experience

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Iziko South African Museum

January 2018 - Present

Education history

PhD

University of Cape Town Department of Archaeology

July 2013 - December 2017(4 years)

Masters

University of the Witwatersrand Evolutionary Studies Institute

January 2011 - December 2012(2 years)