Carsten Paludan-Müller

Dr. Carsten Paludan-Müller holds a PhD in Archeology from the University of Copenhagen 1980. From 2003 to 2017, he was the General Director of The Norwegian Institute for Cultural Heritage Research. He has held various leading positions within museums and heritage management in Denmark. He has worked/works as an expert with the Council of Europe, the European Commission, Anadolu Kültür, the Norwegian MFA and the World Bank. Read more


Helle Porsdam

Helle Porsdam is Professor of Law and Humanities at the Center for Studies in Legal Culture, Faculty of Law, University of Copenhagen. She also holds a UNESCO Chair in Cultural Rights. She completed her PhD in American Studies at Yale University, has been a Liberal Arts Fellow twice at the Harvard Law School as well as a Fellow at Wolfson College, University of Cambridge, and the University of Munich. Read more


Ingolf Thuesen

Ingolf Thuesen is Professor of Archeology and Head of Department, Department of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies, University of Copenhagen, Denmark. Ingolf Thuesen is Head of department of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies at University of Copenhagen. In 2018 he was selected as chairman of the international committee for the International Congress on Near Eastern Archaeology (ICAANE) and he is a corresponding member of Deutsches Archäologisches Institut (DAI). Read more