News from the Institute of Archaeology
Institute expertise at Silk Roads World Heritage meetings
Publication date: 11 December 2013
Tim Williams has recently returned from a a series of meetings in Central Asia, contributing his expertise in the Silk Roads World Heritage nomination process.
PhD studentship funding and Masters scholarships available
Publication date: 10 December 2013
New Secrets of the Terracotta Warriors
Publication date: 6 December 2013
Collaborative research on China's Terracotta Army led by Institute staff and international colleagues will feature in a new film to be screened in the UK on 8 December.
Launch of the latest issue of PIA
Publication date: 5 December 2013
Volume 23 of the Papers from the Institute of Archaeology (PIA), the Institute's graduate student-run publication, will be launched later today.
View from the trenches: Mali
Publication date: 4 December 2013
Making Textiles in pre-Roman and Roman Times: People, Places, Identities
Publication date: 3 December 2013
Margarita Gleba's latest edited volume highlighting research on archaeological textiles is now available.
Job Vacancy: Research Assistant (ComPAg Project)
Publication date: 29 November 2013
The Institute of Archaeology currently has a vacancy for a Research Assistant on the ERC-funded ComPAg Project (part-time, Ref.:1385593). The deadline for applications is 11 December 2013.
Stonehenge bluestone mystery revealed
Publication date: 28 November 2013
The exact origin of the Stonehenge bluestones appears to have been revealed according to newly-published research by Rob Ixer (Honorary Senior Research Associate at the Institute) and colleagues.
Prizes awarded to Institute students 2012-13
Publication date: 26 November 2013
The Making of the Middle Sea: A History of the Mediterranean from the Beginning to the Emergence of the Classical World
Publication date: 25 November 2013
Cyprian Broodbank’s new early history of the Mediterranean is now available.