Skip to main content

Full Research Project List


A biography of power: Bagendon ‘oppidum’ and the Late Iron Age-Roman transition 

A multi-isotope base map for Jordan: A tool for re-examining movement and community in the past

Adolescence, Migration and Health in Medieval England: the osteological evidence

Aesthetics and Ethics of Archaeology Research Network

Amara West: Health and diet in ancient Nubia through climate and political change

Ancient DNA (aDNA) analysis of people with tuberculosis (TB) in Britain and Europe

Ancient Identities: Iron Age and Roman Heritages

Anuradhapura (Sri Lanka) Project: The Hinterland (Phase II)

Archaeoacoustics and ‘Songs of the Caves’

Auckland Castle



Bamburgh Bowl-Hole Anglian Cemetery: a contextual study 

Belief in the North East

Benchmarking the social and economic impacts of the tangible and intangible heritage of Middle Egypt

Bibracte: urbanism in Late Iron Age Gaul

Binchester Roman Fort

Bodies of Evidence



Cacheu Archaeological Project


Children of the Revolution: A rural/urban comparison of child health during the 18th-19th centuries in the North of England

China and Indian Ocean Trade (5th to 20th centuries): Archaeological Approaches

CHISEL: Church Building as Industry in Early Medieval Western Europe

Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Stone Sculpture

‘Curious Works’: multi-disciplinary explorations of 17th century English female domestic embroidery 

Computational Research on the Ancient Near East (CRANE) 



Dibsi Faraj and the Middle Euphrates Frontier: A Rediscovered Archive

Dining and Death: Imagery, Ambiguity and Interpretation



Early complex societies in the Levant

Endangered Archaeology in the Middle East and North Africa (EAMENA)

Evolving Health: Palaeopathology and Evolutionary Medicine

Exploring the Medieval Hinterland of Polonnaruva, Sri Lanka



Food and Society: Reconstructing Lifestyle, Diet and Mobility during the Metal Ages in Italy

From Foraging to Farming in Northwest Europe

Funerary Landscapes and Social Change in Early Medieval Northwest Europe



Heritage from Below. Drežnica: Traces and Memories 1941-1945

Human Mobility and Subsistence Strategies in Prehistoric Italy 

Handaxes & Fluvial Deposits: Archives of Hominin Societal Norms 



Images, Identities and Impact of Empire in Early Achaemenid Anatolia

Inside the mind of ancient People: MAP



Journeys to the Underworld: Ritual Transformations of Persons, Objects and Caves in Prehistoric Central Sardinia



Landscape Archaeology in the Middle East

Learning from Multicultural Amman: Engaging Jordan's Youth

Leprosy. Past and present

Let the Dead Teach the Living: Skeleton Science

Lindisfarne: The search for the heart of Anglo-Saxon Northumbria

Londinium: a biography



Mapping the early church in Western Normandy: AD400-1200

Material Culture under Penalty: Revealing Hidden Catholic Liturgical Vestments and Practices, c.1530-1829

Material Memories: Cloth, Clothing and Conservation  

Medieval Archaeology in Britain

Medieval and post-medieval earthquakes in Europe

Medieval Window Glass: Archaeological Approaches

Monumentality and Landscape: Linear Earthworks in Britain



Neolithic Monumentality in Western Iberia

Nevern Castle: The Development of, and Life in, Welsh Castles

New approaches to visual imagery and monumentality in late prehistoric Europe

Nile Delta Survey Project, Egypt

North-East Heritage Partnership



Palaeolithic Pioneers

Paleo Vision: Do you see the world through Ice Age eyes? 

Partnership in Action: Training and Managing the Heritage of Libya and Tunisia

Project Ancient Tin

People and Place: The Making of the Kingdom of Northumbria AD 300-800

Persia and its Neighbours: the Archaeology of Late Antique Imperial Power in Iran (Persia Project)

Post-Earthquake Rescue Archaeology in Kathmandu

Promoting the Protection of Heritage Sites in Nepal



REFIT: Resituating Europe’s first towns

Religious orders on the frontier: monks on the edge of Christian Europe in Spain

Rewriting World Archaeology

Rewriting World Archaeology: South Asia

Rewriting World Archaeology: Africa

ROMURBITAL: The development of the urban settlement  pattern in peninsular Italy resulting from the Roman conquest (338 to 150 BC) 



Sais and Hinterland

Scottish Soldiers

Seafaring early farmers in the West Mediterranean 

Seismic Safety and Kathmandu’s Historic Urban Infrastructure

Social-Ecological Transformations: HUMan-ANimal Relations Under Climate Change in NORthern Eurasia (HUMANOR)

Socio-Economic Transformations in the Tehran Plain



The Assembly Project

The backbone of Europe: Health, diet, work and violence over two millennia

The Bioarchaeology of Cardiovascular Disease


The CLaSS Project: Climate, Landscape, Settlement and Society: Exploring Human-Environment Interaction in the Ancient Near East

The Durham River Wear Assemblage Project

The emergence of Visual Culture: dating and psychology of Palaeolithic art

The eSCOPES project

The Fewston Churchyard Assemblage

The history of syphilis: developing more nuanced approaches to understanding its impact on the past

The ‘Invisible Dead’ and the Development of Early Human Beliefs about the Body

The Natal Landscape of the Buddha, Phase I: Lumbini

The Natal Landscape of the Buddha, Phase II: Tilaurakot

The Post-Disaster Archaeology of the Jaffna Peninsula (Sri Lanka) and reconstructing early Indian Ocean Trade

The Quaternary of the Trent

The Tiber Valley Project: The changing landscapes of Rome’s northern hinterland

Tracing Oblivion

Tragom Zaborava (Tracing Oblivion)

Training in Action: Heritage Preservation in Post-conflict North Africa



Uig Landscape Project

Uncovering Kathmandu's Early Urbanism

Understanding Pilgrimage & Heritage in India

Unpicking Archbishop John Morton’s ‘cope’ (c.1480-1500)

Upland Land Use Heritage and a Sustainable Future



What’s in a house? Exploring the kinship structure of the world’s first houses

Worked in Stone: Completing the Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Stone Sculpture



Yeavering: A Palace in its Landscape



Zoonotic Disease and Human-Animal Interactions as Proxies for Ancient Lives