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Dr. Joanna Moore

Technician - Isotope Research in the Department of Archaeology
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 33 41032
Room number: 204A

(email at

Graduated in Forensic and Biomedical Sciences (BSc Hons 1st class) in 2012 at the University of Bradford

Graduated in Human Osteology and Palaeopathology in 2013 at the University of Bradford

Recieved NERC IAPETUS funded PhD in 2019 at Durham University

Research Groups

Department of Archaeology

  • Bioarchaeology Research Group

Research Interests

  • Bioarchaeology
  • Isotope studies of diet and mobility
  • Trace element studies of pollution and health


Chapter in book

  • Moore, J., Hamilton, D. & Speed, G. P. (2019). Scientific Analyses. In Death, Burial and Identity: 3000 years of death in the Vale of Mowbray. Speed, G. P. & Holst, M. Northern Archaeology Associates. 4: 579 - 599.

Journal Article

  • Moore, J. & Koon, H. E. C. (2017). Basilar portion porosity: A pathological lesion possibly associated with infantile scurvy. International Journal of Paleopathology 18: 92 - 97.
  • Moore, J. & Buckberry, J. (2016). The use of corsetry to treat Pott’s disease of the spine from 19th century Wolverhampton, England. International Journal of Paleopathology 14: 74-80.