World partners

The Department of Archaeology collaborates with organisations across the world on research, excavations and engagement projects.


Map showing the location of people and places to which the Department of Archaeology, University of Sheffield is connected. Includes research, excavations, collaborations and engagement partnersZoom in on any flag and click on it to see details.

Our world-leading and diverse research helps global communities to make sense of their heritage. Cross-disciplinary connections forged locally, nationally and internationally are core to our research. This interactive map offers an insight into that network. You can see the various institutions, agencies and other centres through which we coordinate our research and build connections to help foster and encourage our research interests.


  • Pale blue flags: collaborators and partners
  • Dark red flags: research interest

Please note that whilst every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the map content, partnerships are subject to change. 

Centres of excellence

The University's cross-faculty research centres harness our interdisciplinary expertise to solve the world's most pressing challenges.