Prof. Lise Bender Jørgensen is an internationally regarded expert in prehistoric textiles. She has directed and participated in several large research projects, and has an extensive publication record. She is part of the Textiles Research Team guiding identification and technical analysis, and supervising a post-doctoral researcher analysing spatial and temporal trends. She has taught and studied contemporary craft, and is part of the CinBA research team investigating contemporary attitudes as a discussant in focus groups with modern craftspeople. She will contribute to publications, other forms of dissemination and is a member of the steering committee.