UCD School of Archaeology supports the Unite Archaeological Branch – and indeed all our professional archaeological colleagues – in their recent efforts to ensure that all archaeologists receive pay and conditions commensurate with their qualifications and level of experience, and recognizes that this can best be achieved through a process of consultation and negotiation with employers.
The School of Archaeology, University College Dublin is delighted to host the Prehistoric Society’s 2015 Europa conference in May (29-31) which will celebrate the achievements of Professor Friederich Lüth, German Archaeological Institute, in the field of European prehistory. The theme chosen for the conference by the 2015 Europa Prize winner is The Origins of Monumentality.
As part of the UCD Summer School for students entering 6th year UCD School of Archaeology is hosting an Archaeology Summer School on Thursday 4th of June. The programme will include an introduction to Archaeology; a sample lecture; a visit to our Centre for Experimental Archaeology as well as discussions of Archaeology as a subject and as a profession, transferable skills and an open forum discussion with a range of archaeologists ...
Article in the Irish Times discusses UCD Centre for Experimental Archaeology
During the Summer of 2014, a team of Irish archaeologists led by Dr Steve Davis from the UCD School of Archaeology, University College Dublin, excavated Tlachtga, an ancient ritual site about 12 miles from the Hill of Tara, Co. Meath, Ireland.