Prof Tim Williams
Professor of Silk Roads Archaeology
Institute of Archaeology Gordon Square
Institute of Archaeology
- Joined UCL
- 1st Aug 2002
Urbanism and complex societies along the Silk Roads; Late Antique and Early Medieval Central Asia and the Silk Roads; Management of archaeological sites, cultural routes and landscapes; Recording and analysis of complex stratigraphy, integration of complex data sets.
Director of the UCL/Northwest University (Xi'an) International Centre for Silk Roads Archaeology & Heritage in 2018.
Director of the Ancient Merv Project
Principal investigator of the Central Asian Archaeological Landscape (CAAL) project.
Member of the International Scientific Committee on Archaeological Heritage Management (ICAHM)
- Degree Programme Co-ordinator: MA in Managing Archaeological Sites
- University of Leicester
- First Degree, Bachelor of Arts | 1980
Background and research interest in urban archaeology, especially Roman, Islamic & Central Asian. Interested in approaches to complex stratigraphy.