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BDIC Lecturer, Dr Amanda Kelly awarded a Visiting Fellowship at Princeton

Friday, 26 May, 2023

We are delighted that BDIC Lecturer, Dr Amanda Kelly was awarded a Stanley J. Seeger Visiting Fellowship at Princeton. Dr Kelly will pursue her research on “The Venetian Aqueduct of Candia (Iraklio), Crete”. The fellowship will run for the period from September 1, 2023 through December 16, 2023.

Amanda Kelly is specialising in Roman aqueducts and baths (with a focus on Crete). She leads the project "Aqueducts in the Greater Iraklio Area (AGIA)" funded by the Gerda Henkel Foundation (2021-2023).

As a licensed archaeologist, Dr Kelly has been active in the field for over twenty five years and has directed large-scale excavations in both Ireland and Jordan, while consistently working on a range of archaeological projects in Greece (mainly in Crete, but also Karpathos) since 1993.

The list of her publications can be found (opens in a new window)here