A Career in Ruins? 2017

Start: Mar 22, 2017 01:00 PM
End: Mar 22, 2017 05:00 PM

Location: Room 612, UCL Institute of Archaeology

A Career in Ruins? 2017

The annual afternoon of presentations on 'Careers for Archaeologists' for current Institute of Archaeology students will take place on 22 March.

All Years welcome, both undergraduates and postgraduates!

Please see the Institute's Careers webpages for further information including links to the UCL and University of London's Careers Services and also the Institute's Careers Facebook page.

Any enquiries about the event may be directed to Charlotte Frearson.


Speaker(s) Panel Information
1pm Sue Hamilton
Welcome and introduction for the Careers in Ruins Event
1.05pm Jenny Jones - Baroness Jones of Moulsecoomb Keynote Speaker – from Archaeology to Politics
1.20pm Alice Robinson - Freelance TV Producer
Ina George - Freelance TV Producer
Charlotte Frearson - IoA Social Media/Outreach
Media, outreach & Archaeology – a career on screens
2pm Carolyn Rando - Teaching Fellow in Forensic Archaeological Science
Mark Roberts - Principal Research Fellow/Fieldwork Tutor
Beatrijs de Groot (tbc) - recently completed PhD student
Hannah Page - current PhD student
Danielle Croucher - current MSc student
Valerie Butterfield - current MSc student
Academic Archaeology – a career in research & teaching
2.40pm Sarah Ritchie - Archaeology South-East
Jonny Gardner - Archaeology South-East
Alice Dowsett - Archaeology South-East
Sefryn Penrose - Atkins Heritage
Commercial Archaeology & Consultancy – a career in digging the ground and digging the info

Matilda Duncker - Immigration & Illegal Working Policy Advisor, HMRC (Fast Stream)

Yvette Balbaligo - Project Manager & Business Consultant, Tech (Springer Nature)

Elizabeth Tearle - Mobile Tech Widespace

Outside of Archaeology – a career above ground
4pm Alex Patterson - Collections, Galleries & Visitor Experience Manager, Chatham Dockyard
Caroline McCarthy - Registrar, Tate Modern
Museums – a career in stores
4.40pm Colm Fallon - UCL Careers Consultant
Charlotte Frearson - Joint Career Liaison Tutor, IoA
Careers Support at UCL & in the IoA