Samantha de Ruiter
Samantha de Ruiter is a PhD researcher in the Caribbean Research Group and holds a Bachelor and Master degree (2009, 2012) in Archaeology from Leiden University.
Her main research interests are Caribbean archaeology and computer applications in archaeology. Within HERA-CARIB, she focuses on landscape archaeology and settlement patterning dynamics in the Lesser Antilles to investigate continuity and changes in settlement locations across the historical divide. She will use Geographic Information Systems and predictive modeling to address the research questions.