Short CV/Education and training

Education

  • 2016
    - 2017 Ruprecht-Karl-University Heidelberg, Guest researcher at Faculty of Chemistry and Earth Sciences, Germany

  • 2015
    PRINCE-2 Foundation (passed)

  • 2014
    PhD-student Aarhus University, Denmark

  • 2009 – 2013
    Aarhus University, Marie-Curie Actions (ITN) PhD- fellowship, Denmark

  • 2008
    Freie Universität Berlin, M.A. prehistoric archaeology, geology and art historic (very good), Germany

  • 2001
    Diploma goldsmith, Berlin (good), Germany

International experience

  • 2016 – 2017
    Curt-Engelhorn-Zentrum Archäometrie Mannheim, Training in geochemistry and geophysics at the isotope laboratory, Germany

  • 2012
    German Mining Museum Bochum, SEM and metallography training at the material sciences laboratory, Germany

  • 2012
    Ruhr University Bochum, Institute for Archaeological Studies, Internship, courses in chemistry/ physics for archaeologists, Germany

  • 2010
    German Mining Museum Bochum, Archaeometallurgical seminar, metallography of bronze and iron, Germany

  • 2010
    University of Southampton, Institute for Archaeology, Ceramography seminar at the ceramic research laboratory, Germany

  • 2010
    University of Cambridge, Division of Archaeology, Visiting researcher within the FP7 ITN-project, UK

  • 2006
    ERASMUS exchange Aarhus University, Denmark

Selected publications

  • NØRGAARD, H. W. 2018. The Nordic Bronze Age (1500-1100 BC): Craft Mobility and Contact Networks in Metal Craft. Prähistorische Zeitschrift, 2017; 92(2), 1-32.

  • NØRGAARD, H. W. 2017. Portable XRF on Prehistoric Bronze Artifacts: Limitations and Use for the Detection of Bronze Age Metal Workshops. Open Archaeology, 2017; 3, 101-122.

  • NØRGAARD, H. W. 2017. Bronze Age metal workshops in Denmark between 1500–1300 BC: elite-controlled craft on Zealand. In: BERGEBRANT, S. & WESSMAN, A. (eds.) New Perspectives on the Bronze Age: Proceedings from the 13th Nordic Bronze Age Symposium, held in Gothenburg 9th June to 13th June 2015. Oxford: Archaeopress. 127-142.

  • NØRGAARD, H. W. 2015. Metalcraft within the Nordic Bronze Age: Combined metallographic and superficial imaging reveals the technical repertoire in crafting bronze ornaments. Journal for Archaeological Science, 64, 110-128.

  • NØRGAARD, H. W. 2015. Tracing the Hand that Crafted: how individual working traces make Bronze Age ornaments talk. In: SUCHOWSKA-DUCKE, P., REITER, S. S. & VANDKILDE, H. (eds.) Forging Identities. The Mobility of Culture in Bronze Age Europe. Report from a Marie Curie project 2009-2012 with concluding conference at Aarhus University, Moesgaard 2012. Oxford: BAR International Series, 101-110.

  • NØRGAARD, H. W. 2014. The Bronze Age Smith as Individual. In: GINN, V., ENLANDER, R. & CROZIER, R. (eds.) Exploring Prehistoric Identity in Europe: our construct or theirs? Oxford: Oxbow Books, 97-102.

  • NØRGAARD, H. W. & VESTERGAARD, C. in prep. Metallurgiens oprindelse og udvikling. In: HØIRIS, O. & JENSEN, P. K. A. (eds.) Evolutionen af mennesket – menneskets evolution. Aarhus: Aarhus University Press.



Complete list of publications

Selected projects

  • DFF individual postdoc project: An archaeological fingerprint: Isotopes as a key to trace Denmark’s metal supply and routes of transfer in Early Bronze Age (2100-1500 BCE), 2016 – 2018

  • Participant in collaborative project “Skeletal Bone and Bronze Objects” funded by Dr. Marg-rethe II’s Arkæologiske Fond, AUFF and MCH Aarhus University. The project aims to create open access database of remains (Bronze Age) for isotopic investigation and I am responsible for the metal, 2017

  • Guest researcher (6 month), ERC-Project (FP7/SP2-Ideas) Bronze Age Tin: Tin Isotopes and the Sources of Bronze Age Tin in the Old World. Participation will result in a publication concerning the Late Neolithic tin bronzes in Denmark and the identification of British tin ores, 2016

  • Guest researcher and part of the discussion forum, HERA fundet CinBA-project: Creativity and Craft Production in Middle and Late Bronze Age Europe (CinBA), 2011 – 2012

  • Member, researchgroup ”Travelling Cultures” Aarhus University. Output: Conference session Nordic theoretical archaeology group. Individual results on itinerant craftspeople were published 2014; 2009-2012

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • UISPP (Union Internationale des sciences Préhistoriques et Protohistoriques), committee member “metal ages”

  • Jysk Arkæologisk Selskab

  • Archäologische Gesellschaft für Mecklenburg und Vorpommern e.V.

  • Berliner Gesellschaft für Anthropologie, Ethnologie und Urgeschichte

  • Archäologische Gesellschaft Berlin, Brandenburg

Media coverage

  • https://www.kemifokus.dk/danmarks-bronzealder-paa-sporet-af-metallets-lange-rejse-minedrift/

  • https://www.kemifokus.dk/danmarks-bronzealder-paa-sporet-af-metallets-lange-rejse-sporstofanalyser/

  • https://dff.dk/forskningsprojekter/sapere-aude/forskertalent/2016/heide-wrobel-norgaard-1

Soft Skills/Other activities and achievements

Other activities and achievements/family

  • Mother of two girls born in 2009 and 2012, married


Contact

You can only see the contact information of the academics in the database if you are a registered user of AcademiaNet.
Please register here

Testimonials

  1. Read what our members say about AcademiaNet.

No more excuses!

  1. Please download the brochure "No more excuses" and read more about female experts in Europe, and about AcademiaNet.

Similar profiles

  1. Dr. Chantal Abergel

    Biological and related sciences , Physical sciencesEnvironmental virology, Molecular and structural biology, biochemistry

  2. Prof. Núria Aliaga-Alcalde

    Physical sciencesNanoscience and nanotechnology, Coordination Chemistry, Supramolecular Chemistry, Molecular Magnetism

  3. Prof. Dr. Seema Agarwal

    Physical sciencesPreparative and physical chemistry of polymersNanotechnology

  4. Prof. Lital Alfonta

    Biological and related sciences , Physical sciencesBioelectrochemistry, Synthetic Biology, Chemical Biology