Mikalai M. Pamazanau

scientific researcher department of anthropology

Tel: +375 17 284-27-96.
E-mail: pamazanau@gmail.com.

Born in the family of employees July 28, 1975 in the city
of Rogachev in Gomel Region. In 1997 he graduated from the Faculty of Natural Sciences of the Belarusian State Pedagogical University with a specialization in biology
and chemistry. In 2003–2007 he accomplished the post-graduate course on anthropology at the National Academy
of Sciences of Belarus.

Work experience
Since 2008, he has been working at the Institute of History of the National Academy of Sciences
of Belarus: in 2008–2013 he was a junior researcher at the Department of Anthropology and Ecology, since 2013 he is a researcher at the Department of Anthropology.

Research interests:

  • historical aspects of physical anthropology (physical anthropology as a historical source);
  • craniological variability of human;
  • computer cartography of anthropological traits;
  • anthropology of ancient and modern population on the territory of Belarus;
  • teaching methodology of physical anthropology and its popularization.

Published works
The author of about 50 scientific works on different aspects of physical anthropology, of them:
Sections in collective monographs:

  • Kraniologicheskaia kharakteristika pogrebenii // Drutsk / O.N. Levko [i dr.]; nauchn. red. O.N.Levko. – Minsk: “Belaruskaia navuka”, 2014. – P. 157–165, v soavt. s I.I. Salivon.
  • Antropologiia Belarusi v issledovaniiakh kontsa XIX – serediny XX v. / Nats. akad. nauk Belarusi, In-t istorii ; sost.: O.V. Marfina [i dr.]; avt. ist. komment. V.V. Ianovskaia ; nauch. red.: I.I.Salivon, O.V. Marfina. – Minsk : Belaruskaia navuka, 2017. – 456 p., v soavt. s O.V. Marfinoi, V.A. Shipillo, V.S. Krumplevskim.

The main scientific articles

  • Morfotipologicheskie osobennosti debrakhikefalizatsii naseleniia tsentral’noi Belarusi v nachale XXI veka // Vestnik Moskovskogo un-ta. Ser. XXIII Antropologiia. – 2010. – no 1. – P. 66–75,
    v soavt. s I.I. Salivon.
  • Kharakter morfologicheskoi izmenchivosti mozgovogo otdela golovy u raznykh antropologicheskikh tipov sovremennogo naseleniia Belarusi // Problemy zdorov’ia i ekologii. – 2011. – no 3 (29). – P. 110–114.
  • Morfotipologicheskie osobennosti mozgovogo otdela cherepov iz kraniologicheskikh serii XI–XIII vekov s territorii Belarusi // Vestnik antropologii. – 2011. – Vol. 19. – P. 217–220.
  • Morphotypological cranium variability in population of Central Belarus in 2nd – early 3rd millennium A.D. // Papers on Anthropology. – XXI. – 2012. – P. 221–231.
  • Istoricheskii aspekt issledovaniia razmernykh osobennostei mozgovogo otdela golovy
    u sovremennogo korennogo naseleniia Belarusi s pomoshch’iu komp’iuternoi kartografii // Aktual’nye voprosy antropologii: sb. nauch. tr. / Institut istorii NAN Belarusi; redkol.: I.I. Salivon (gl. red) [i dr.]. – Minsk: “Belaruskaia navuka”, 2015. – Vol. 10. – P. 378–395.
  • Peculiarities in the Variability of Head Shape in Consecutive Generations of the Modern Belarusian Population // International Journal of Anthropology. – 2015. – Vol. 30, n. 3–4. – P.225–234.