Tips for an Archaeology Resume/CV if you just graduated or are about to

May 21, 2012


In the past, I have posted about making an archaeology resume/CV. This has led to people contacting me making their resume/CV better because they are about to, or just did, graduate with a degree in archaeology and are looking to get a job. To share some of the insights I tell people here is an […]

Developing International Geoarchaeology- Day 1

July 19, 2019


For you weekend pleasure, some Geoarchaeology. These videos are from the 7th Developing International Geoarchaeology conference:   From Green Sahara to Desert River: 6000 Years of Environmental Change in the Sudanese Nile Valley  Jamie Woodward   Regional Stratigraphy, Tephrochronology, and Human Occupation of the Upper Susitna Basin, Central Alaska John C. Blong School […]

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Built Heritage in Conflict – Protecting global built heritage in war zones; the role of the buildings archaeologist and conservation professional

July 17, 2019


Unfortunately, I have let this blog fall by the wayside as of late. So to get back into the grove I will try to clear my back log of video posts. First up is this one from the CIfA conference in Newcastle: Session: Built Heritage in Conflict – Protecting global built heritage in war zones; […]

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Stonehenge, ancient DNA, ancestry, and art

April 5, 2019


This is a guest post by Katy Whitaker. Katy was looking to create a longer form version of a Twitter thread she created and I offered up my blog as a platform for her to use. All credit for this interesting piece goes to Katy. Katy is an archaeologist and archivist. She works for Historic […]

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91 Stories of Archaeology

April 14, 2018


Reading this first sentence is easy, it is making it to the next sentence and then the next and the next, until the end that will be the challenge. For some, the words will be too raw, too real, too personal, too disturbing – don’t read. For everyone else, all I can say is that […]

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October 27, 2017


In a few months the TAG conference will be happening in Cardiff. Here is one of the sessions we filmed at last year’s TAG. Really interesting look at the creative side of archaeology: Session Details Sightations is a space of exchange, where different perspectives on archaeological visualisation are displayed side by side. These are materialized […]

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Read all about it: reporting, publication and engagement

October 4, 2017


It’s Wednesday, so time for some conference videos. These come from the CIfA conference and an interesting look at dissemination: Session Details Organisers: Victoria Donnelly and Tori Park, Amec Foster Wheeler As archaeologists, we have an obligation to communicate the results of our work, both to professionals and the wider public. In an ever-increasingly digital […]

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Visualising Skyscapes: Material Forms of Cultural Engagement with the Heavens

October 2, 2017


The last of the sessions we filmed from the 2016 TAG conference: Session Details Fabio Silva, University of Wales Trinity Saint David and Liz Henty, University of Wales Trinity Saint Landscape archaeology opened up new avenues for archaeologists to understand how the environment that societies inhabit determines their interactions with their surroundings, creating part of […]

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