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Rodney Harrison

Rodney Harrison appointed as AHRC Leadership Fellow for Heritage

Rodney Harrison is one of three new leadership Fellows, appointed by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC), to focus on priority areas of design, heritage and modern languages. More...

Published: Jul 21, 2016 12:53:45 PM

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Job Vacancy: UP-NORTH Project

The Institute of Archaeology currently has a vacancy for a Research Associate (Ref.: 1566883) on the ERC-funded UP-NORTH Project. The deadline for applications is 19 August 2016.
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Published: Jul 19, 2016 9:36:33 PM

Golan Heights border (source: Wikimedia)

Multiple sources for Stone Age farming

An international team, including UCL researchers, have found that the transition from hunter-gatherer to sedentary farming 10,000 years ago occurred in multiple neighbouring but genetically distinct populations. More...

Published: Jul 15, 2016 2:38:25 PM

Prof Chen Honghai (Director of School of Cultural Heritage, NWU) meeting with Prof Sue Hamilton (UCL Institute of Archaeology)

Institute hosts delegation from Northwest University, China

The Institute recently hosted a delegation from the School of Cultural Heritage, Northwest University (NWU), Xi'an, China to renew a Memorandum of Understanding between both institutions. More...

Published: Jul 14, 2016 12:56:09 PM

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UCL Institute of Archaeology to host UKAS 2017

The UK Archaeological Science (UKAS) conference will be hosted in London by the UCL Institute of Archaeology from 5-8 April, 2017. More...

Published: Jul 12, 2016 11:06:49 AM

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Events

Exhibition Launch - Mysteries of the Mind

Mysteries of the Mind

The Institute of Archaeology’s new student exhibition, Mysteries of the Mind, opens to the public from 13 May 2016. 
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Starts: May 13, 2016 9:00:00 AM

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Archaeology for All! UCL Institute of Archaeology Summer Tours

The Institute of Archaeology with be offering a series of tours and taster handling sessions for prospective undergraduate students on selected dates over the summer. More...

Starts: Aug 11, 2016 10:00:00 AM

Photography in Academic Research (Image courtesy of David Swindell)

Photography in Academic Research

‘photography + (con) text’ will organise a conference on Photography in Academic Research at the Institute on 8 & 9 September 2016.
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Starts: Sep 8, 2016 9:00:00 AM

Superheroes and Talking Rabbits: Narrative Sequentiality in Classic Maya Text and Imagery

Superheroes and Talking Rabbits: Narrative Sequentiality in Classic Maya Text and Imagery

Jesper Nielsen (University of Copenhagen) will give a talk at the Institute on 14 September. More...

Starts: Sep 14, 2016 5:30:00 PM

Visual Anthropology and the City (Photo by Paulo Catrica ©)

Visual Anthropology and the City

A one-day-symposium which will bring together anthropologists, filmmakers, and artists will be held at the Institute on 14 October. More...

Starts: Oct 14, 2016 10:00:00 AM


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