Professor Peter Bellwood

Professor Peter Bellwood

Professor Peter Bellwood is Emeritus Professor of Archaeology at the Australia National University in Canberra.

An alumnus of the University of Cambridge, he specialises in the prehistory of Southeast Asia from archaeological, linguistic and biological perspectives.

He is currently involved in archaeological fieldwork near the Mekong Delta in Vietnam and is co-author of the book Southeast Asia: from prehistory to history published by Routledge.

Professor Bellwood knows the site of Angkor Wat well, having recently organised an archaeology conference in Siem Reap.

Positions: 
  • Professor of Archaeology at Australian National University
University: 
University of Cambridge
College: 
King's 1963