Claudia Engel collaborates with students and faculty on digital research projects in the Anthropology Department, where she also has a lecturer appointment and teaches courses in GIS, Digital Methods, and Critical Data Practices. She is a member of the Research Data Services (RDS) Division and the Center of Interdisciplinary Digital Scholarship (CIDR) at the Stanford Libraries. In that role she supports Humanities and Social Science researchers in the use of the increasing number of the Libraries' digital data repositories.

Education & Certifications

  • PhD Anthropology, University Göttingen, Germany

Service, Volunteer and Community Work

  • Carpentries Instructor, The Carpentries


    Stanford, CA

2023-24 Courses

All Publications

  • Policies to influence perceptions about COVID-19 risk: The case of maps Science Advances Engel, C., Rodden, J., Tabellini, M. 2022; 8 (11)

    View details for DOI 10.1126/sciadv.abm5106

  • AI training resources for GLAM: a snapshot arXiv Darby, A., Coleman, C., Engel, C., van Strien, D., Trizna, M., Painter, Z. W. 2022
  • Subjectivity and discoverability: an exploration with images The Rise of AI: Implications and Applications of Artificial Intelligence in Academic Libraries Coleman, N., Engel, C., Thorson, H. edited by Hervieux, S., Wheatley, A. 2022
  • Spatial autocorrelation analysis and the social organisation of crop and herd management at Catalhoyuk ANATOLIAN STUDIES Hodder, I., Bogaard, A., Engel, C., Pearson, J., Wolfhagen, J. 2022; 72: 1-15
  • Intra-Site GIS at Çatalhöyük (2009–2017): from an Integrative and Reflexive Tool to the Living Archive Spatial Webs - Mapping and Annotating the Past Mapping Anatolian Pasts for Research and the Public Mazzucato, C., Engel, C., Lukas, D. edited by Roosevelt, C. Istanbul: Koç University Press. 2021: 57–75
  • Multi-isotope evidence of diet (carbon and nitrogen) and mobility (strontium) at Neolithic Çatalhöyük Peopling the Landscape of Çatalhöyük - Reports from the 2009–2017 seasons Pearson, J., Lamb, A., Evans, J., Engel, C., Russel, N., Sömel, M., Van Neer, W., Wouters, W. edited by Hodder, I. British Institute at Ankara. 2021: 217-244
  • "AI is not Just a Technology" - Towards an Integrated Teaching Approach to Machine Learning Proceedings from ECML-PKDD 2020, Teaching Machine Learning Workshop Coleman, N., Engel, C. 2020
  • Computer vision and image recognition in archaeology Proceedings of the Conference on Artificial Intelligence for Data Discovery and Reuse Engel, C., Magniafico, P., Isasavi, J., Luikas, D. 2019

    View details for DOI 10.1145/3359115.3359117

  • R for Geospatial Analysis and Mapping The Geographic Information Science & Technology Body of Knowledge Engel, C. 2019
  • Towards a Living Archive - making multi layered research data and knowledge generation transparent Journal of Field Archaeology Lukas, D., Engel, C., Mazzucato, C. 2018; 43:sup1: S19-S30
  • Representing the Archaeological Process at Çatalhöyük in a Living Archive Assembling Çatalhöyük Engel, C., Grossner, K. Maney Publishing. 2015