- Settlement structures and burials
- Portable XRF on soil samples
Regional specialization on West Africa, fieldwork in Nigeria.
- DFG-long term research project: The Nigerian Nok Culture
Research assistant in the DFG long term research project: The Nigerian Nok Culture with dissertation project “Identification and interpretation of features of the Nigerian Nok Culture using pXRF”
Student research assistant in the Nok project, participation at the excavations in Nigeria and processing excavation data.
Degree Magistra Artium (M.A.) in pre- and protohistory: Studien zur Struktur der Nok-Fundstelle Pangwari in Zentralnigeria anhand der Befunde und der Fundverteilung (Studies on the structure of the Nok Culture site Pangwari by analysing features and find distributions).
Studies in pre- and protohistory (major subject), archaeology and culture history of the Near Eastern and classical archaeology (minor subjects) at Goethe University Frankfurt.
Start of studies at the Heidelberg university in classical archaeology (major subject), geography, Indology, European art history (minor subjects).
Representative of the Goethe University Frankfurt as an associated partner in the EU-funded project „ArchaeoLandscapes Europe“ (arcland.eu).
Student research assistant at the laboratory of European archaeobotany, Goethe University Frankfurt.
Höhn, A., G. Franke, A. Schmidt (submitted): Pits at Pangwari. Charcoal taphonomy at a multi-phased Nok site, Central Nigeria. In: Mercuri, A.M., D'Andrea, A.C., Fornaciari, R., Höhn, A. (eds.): Plants and People in the African Past - Progress in African Archaeobotany.
Schmidt, A. (2014): Studien zur Struktur der Nok-Fundstelle Pangwari in Zentralnigeria anhand der Befunde und der Fundverteilung (Studies on the structure of the Nok Culture site Pangwari by analysing features and find distributions). Unpublished Master thesis, Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main.