Cataloguing Print Blocks

I recently volunteered to assist Dr. David Caldwell, President of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, and ex-curator of the History and Archaeology collections at the National Museums Scotland, in making an inventory of the Society’s print blocks and their accompanying furniture. The Society of Antiquaries of Scotland (currently headquartered in the National Museum of … Continue reading Cataloguing Print Blocks


3-Minute PhD – Explorathon’15

Seasonal Secrets within Seashells Explorathon is Scotland’s “European Researchers’ Night” - a Europe-wide initiative to bring research to the public. The scheme is funding by the EU under the Horizon 2020 scheme and aims to celebrate research and share it with members of the public. All subject areas and career stages are encouraged to participate. … Continue reading 3-Minute PhD – Explorathon’15

Developing Integrated Archaeology

UPDATE 2015: Our conference paper 'Third ‘Annual Student Archaeology’ Conference: Edinburgh, June 2015' is now available in International Journal of Student Research in Archaeology 1 (1): 235-237. The 3rd Annual Student Archaeology Conference: Developing Integrated Archaeology (ASA 2015 Edinburgh) The Annual Student Archaeology Conference (ASA) series, established in 2013, aims to provide students with a friendly … Continue reading Developing Integrated Archaeology

Construction techniques & transfer of technological skills

Call For Papers In 2015 the 21st annual meeting of the EAA (European Association of Archaeologist) will be held in Glasgow, Scotland. As co-chair of session SA7 I proudly present our session abstract. Co-Authors: Marta Lorenzon, Jonathan Devogelaere, Rossana Valente, Chamsia Sadozai, Cindy Nelson-Viljoen & Michael Toffolo Session Title: Construction techniques and transfer of technological skills between neighboring regions: The Macroscopic and … Continue reading Construction techniques & transfer of technological skills