Congratulations to Dr Meriel McClatchie, NUI Dr Garret FitzGerald Postdoctoral Research Fellow at UCD School of Archaeology, and her colleagues Prof. Dorian Fuller and Dr Chris Stevens, Institute of Archaeology, University College London for their new paper, “Routine activities, tertiary refuse and labor organization: social inferences from everyday archaeobotany”, published by the University of Arizona Press in the monograph “Ancient plants and people: contemporary trends in archaeobotany”
Professor Ron Pinhasi, UCD School of Archaeology and UCD Earth Institute, has published a paper, with an international team of scientists, that describes a new process that enables scientists to systematically analyse ancient DNA from a series of skeletons from the same region and check for known genetic markers including lactose intolerance.
This year our focus is on the immediate surrounds of the main monastic complex investigating anomalies identified in our geophysical survey including a potential early enclosure ditch.
Congratulations to Finbar McCormick, Thomas Kerr, Meriel McClatchie and Aidan O'Sullivan on the publication of their new volume: Early Medieval Agriculture, Livestock and Cereal Production in Ireland, AD 400-1100
Congratulations to Dr Jessica Smyth on the publication of her new book Settlement in the Irish Neolithic.