Sandra Sammler

Sandra is a MA student at the University of Tartu. Her main role in the Archemy group is to help others and perform needed day-to-day administrative and laboratory work assignments. Sandra’s research project is on plant macrofossils, namely stable isotope analysis of charred plant remains and seeds to understand different cultivation practices. Sandra’s main goals are to thoroughly understand the possibilities of archaeochemistry, help others to broaden their understanding of it and to contribute to the research of past human diet and health. Sandra also built Archemy’s webpage, is responsible for managing it and documenting everything with camera.  On a daily-basis she helps to keep everybody informed about the group’s activities.


2020, The Estonian national student research competition, The National Heritage Board’s II special premium award for BA thesis “Iru linnamäe kaun- ja teraviljade isotoopanalüüsid”