Kevin Lane completed his PhD in Archaeology at the University of Cambridge (2006). Subsequently he was a Leverhulme Early Career Fellow at the University of Manchester (2007-2009), a Sainsbury Visiting Research Fellow at the University of East Anglia (2010), and a Research Fellow of the prestigious Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (Free University, Berlin, 2011-2012), before co-directing a large Leverhulme Research Project (University of Cambridge, 2012-2015). He currently directs a project on ancient Andean mobility funded by the Gerda Henkel Foundation (2018-2020).
Dr. Lane was the Government of Gibraltar Archaeological Officer (2014-2016), before his current research post at CONICET - UBA, Argentina. He specialises in historical archaeology and heritage management with interests in landscape archaeology, political ecology, ancient hydraulic technology, communities, identity and frontiers, especially the impact of contact and colonisation.