Adam Newton - CV



University of Liverpool, UK, PhD in Archaeology, 'Modelling the Diet and Tool Use of Paranthropus and Homo habilis'.


University of Liverpool, UK, MSc Early Hominid Studies.


Teesside University, UK, PgCert in Computing.


Durham University: Queen's Campus, BSc Environment and Development.



Mar 2017

Freelance provider of online courses and proofreading services.

Feb 2014 - Oct 2016

Department of Physics, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.

Foreign Language Secretary, Novel Materials Group. Provided English language support to the group, the coordination of research projects, assisted with the maintenance of the group's internet presence, prepared science communication literature, assisted with administrative tasks.

May 2013 - Jan 2014

Parental leave as the primary carer for my first child.


University of Liverpool, UK, Student Services Division.

Study Assistant. Took notes in lectures, seminars and tutorials for students with a disability. Also Involved typing up notes and other tasks that the student required assistance with, such as photocopying or helping students to organise their time and/or studies.


University of Liverpool, UK, School of Archaeology, Classics and Egyptology.

Lecturer - Taught one half (the lithics part) of the undergraduate module 'Classification and Technology: Lithics and Ceramics'.


University of Liverpool, UK, School of Archaeology, Classics and Egyptology.

Tutorial Demonstrator for undergraduate classes to provide for the students a more hands-on and interactive working-over of lecture material. Mostly anatomy classes.


University of Liverpool, UK, Centre for Lifelong Learning.

Taught and devised the lecture material for three ten-week Continuing Education courses on aspects of both human evolution and lithic archaeology.

July 2008

University of Liverpool, UK.

Lecturer - six-part course entitled 'An Introduction to Human Evolution', taught to overseas students as part of the Laureate Summer School.

Feb 2004-Oct 2004

Merseyside Magistrates' Courts Committee, Liverpool, UK.

Enforcement Team Member - general admin regarding the enforcement of the payments of fines.