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Read more at: Cambridge Biological Anthropologist Awarded €1.5m ERC Starting Grant

Cambridge Biological Anthropologist Awarded €1.5m ERC Starting Grant

16 September 2020

Dr Guy Jacobs awarded European Research Council starting grant for MOBILE project.

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Read more at: European Heritage Prize awarded to Dr Gilly Carr

European Heritage Prize awarded to Dr Gilly Carr

26 August 2020

The European Association of Archaeologists (EAA) have awarded the 2020 European Archaeological Heritage Prize to Dr Gilly Carr for her outstanding contribution to archaeological heritage knowledge and her heritage activism on behalf of victims of Nazism in the Channel Islands.

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Read more at: Cloud Computing and Machine Learning are Identifying  Archaeological Sites from Space

Cloud Computing and Machine Learning are Identifying Archaeological Sites from Space

22 July 2020

More than a hundred previously unidentified archaeological mounds in Pakistan’s Cholistan Desert have been uncovered using machine-learning data analysis from multisensor satellites.

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Read more at: Department of Archaeology at Virtual Open Days

Department of Archaeology at Virtual Open Days

1 July 2020

Join us on 2-3 July for the Virtual Open Days.

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Read more at: Senior promotions in the Department of Archaeology

Senior promotions in the Department of Archaeology

25 June 2020

Congratulations to Enrico Crema and Dacia Viejo Rose on their recently announced promotions.

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Read more at: Dr Helen Alderson announced as the fifth Renfrew Fellow in Archaeology

Dr Helen Alderson announced as the fifth Renfrew Fellow in Archaeology

19 June 2020

The McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research is pleased to announce Dr Helen Alderson as the fifth Renfrew Fellow in Archaeology, named in honour of the Institute's founding Director, Professor Lord Colin Renfrew.

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