Andrew Sherratt Award Recipient Yvette Marks 2023
Andrew Sherratt Award support PGR student to gain training in and conduct SEM analysis for PhD Research.
Just published! 'The Material Body' edited by Profs Lizzy Craig-Atkins and Karen Harvey
"The Material Body: Embodiment, history and archaeology in industrialising England, 1700-1850", edited by Profs Lizzy Craig-Atkins and Karen Harvey (University of Birmingham) has been published by Manchester University Press.
Yvette Marks recieves The Royal Society Hauksbee Award 2023
Yvette Marks was one of the technicians who have collectively been awarded The Royal Society Hauksbee Award 2023 for her input into the Technicians Gallery at the Science Museum
Bog Iron Smelt
UG student Rich Moran has conducted an experimental smelt to assess if bog iron can be smelted in a bloomery furnace
Postgraduate Dissertation Prize Success (SPMA)
We are delighted to announce that Claire Moore (MA Cultural Heritage Management) has won the Society for Post-Medieval Archaeology Postgraduate Dissertation Prize 2021!
Organising Hope Workshop - 27 April 2023
A student-led workshop to self-organise and take action to decolonise and democratise archaeology!
Working Stone and Making Places in Neolithic Wales
We're delighted to invite applications for a fully-funded PhD supported by WRoCAH. The deadline for applications is 8 March 2023.
Mysterious skeleton revealed to be that of unusual Lady Anchoress of York Barbican
The rare and unusual life of an anchoress, a woman who devoted her life to prayer while living in seclusion, has been unearthed by the University of Sheffield and Oxford Archaeology, thanks to a skeletal collection now held at the University.
Celebrating how our research changes lives
Our partnerships support placemaking and social resilience through cultural heritage.