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Brigette Fiona Cohen

  • PhD
  • Post-Doctoral Fellow
  • Iziko South African Museum
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Brigette Cohen is a Post-doctoral Fellow in the Natural History Collections of Iziko South African Museum in Cape Town. She currently works on vertebrate remains from the Mio-Pliocene locality Langebaanweg on the South African West Coast. Brigette also works on small carnivore (mongoose) fossils and conducts experimental archaeological studies

Recent publications

  • Mongoose Manor: Herpestidae remains from the Early Pleistocene Cooper’s D locality in the Cradle of Humankind, Gauteng, South Africa

    • Cohen B
    • O'Regan H
    • Steininger C
  • Taphonomy of a novel small carnivore : experimental analysis of honey badger (Mellivora capensis) modifications on leporid prey

    • Cohen B
    • Kibii J

Professional experience

Post-Doctoral Fellow

Iziko South African Museum

January 2018 - Present



University of Cape Town Department of Archaeology

July 2013 - December 2017(4 years)


University of the Witwatersrand Evolutionary Studies Institute

January 2011 - December 2012(2 years)

Co-authors (3)

  • Osteology and Rheumatology Open Journal
  • Rachelle Keeling