Job Vacancy: Research Associate, AHRC Heritage Priority Area
Publication date: 16 January 2017
The Institute of Archaeology currently has a vacancy for a Research Associate (Ref.: 1620928). The deadline for applications is 10 February 2017.
Exhibition project at Alesia MuseoParc: Portraits of Archaeologists
Publication date: 12 January 2017
Mali's Looted Treasures
Publication date: 9 January 2017
Institute of Archaeology 80 Years | 1937-2017
Publication date: 22 December 2016
The Institute of Archaeology will celebrate its 80th Anniversary in 2017.
The origin of the Institute of Archaeology goes back to
Mortimer Wheeler’s vision of creating a centre for archaeological training in
Britain, which he conceived in the 1920s. Thanks to his efforts and those of
his wife, Tessa Verney Wheeler, his ambitions were realised when the Institute
was officially opened in 1937, with Mortimer Wheeler as its first director. Among
its early members of staff were some of the founding ancestors of archaeology
Building a sustainable campus award
Publication date: 21 December 2016
Publications on the UNESCO & Republic of Korea Funds-in-Trust Project “Support for the Preparation for the World Heritage Serial Nomination of the Silk Roads in South Asia”
Publication date: 16 December 2016
Could Modern Civilization Collapse? Climate Change, Archaeology and History
Publication date: 15 December 2016
A conference exploring the possible collapse of civilization using a multidisciplinary framework from Archaeology, Climatology and History of Climate Change is being held at the Institute on 19 & 20 December.
Launch of the latest issue of Archaeology International
Publication date: 14 December 2016
The latest issue of Archaeology International, showcasing the Institute's diverse research, teaching and public engagement activities, is now available.
View from the trenches: Montenegro (2016)
Publication date: 9 December 2016
Stressed Out! Debunking the stress myth in the study of archaeological human remains
Publication date: 7 December 2016
The IoA Annual Conference 2017, to be held at the Institute in May, will investigate 'stress' in human remains research and for which a call for papers is announced.