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ASP Lithics Lab

Katipunan Arkeologist ng Pilipinas, Inc.

National Museum of the Philippines

University of the Philippines Webpage

University of the Philippines (Diliman)

The Solheim Foundation

Talastasang Bakas (Sayt ni Dr. Z.A. Salazar)

Bagong Kasaysayan

MOVER: An Erasmus Mundus Program

Erasmus Mundus Master in Quaternary and Prehistory

Human Origins Patrimony in Southeast Asia




Dawn Iva Satumbaga


Senior Lecturer

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Master of Science in Archaeology. Archaeological Studies Program, University of the Philippines Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines. Thesis title: Site Formation Processes in Callao Cave, Cagayan: A Sedimentological Approach


Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics. Ateneo de Manila University, Quezon City, Philippines.

Archaeology Courses Taught

Archaeology 2

World Archaeology (undergraduate)

Archaeology 1

Philippine Archaeology and History (undergraduate)


Seminars and Conference:


Satumbaga, D.I.P. "Archaeology and Media in the Philippines". Intellectuals, the Public Arena, and the Nation. Recto Hall, College of Arts and Letters, UP Diliman, Quezon City, September 24, 2014

Other papers:


Lara, M., Mijares, A.S.,Satumbaga, D.I.P., et al, "Archaeological Recognition of Mortuary Behavior in Callao Cave, Northern Luzon, Philippines Through Taphonomic Analysis of Isolated Human Remains.". Journal of Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences. DOI 10.1007/s1250-015-0307-7


"Best practices and lessons for integrating conservation and livelihood in community-based coastal ecotourism (CBCET) projects." 3rd International Biodiversity Symposium. organized by the Society for Coastal Ecosystem Studies Asia Pacific.