In this PhDebates session we will be discussing relationships between time and technology. The amount of time invested in the creation and use of artefacts and architecture has been, and still is, an important area of inquiry.
The GSA PhD presentations day is a get-to-know-each-others-research day, and a ‘Master class’ for PhD students, aimed to improve presentation skills. Chaired by Prof Dr Miguel John Versluys, a group of PhD students will present a paper on their research topic.
In dit jaargetijde kijkt een deel van de medewerkers en studenten uit op de bloeiende Prunus mume - de traditonele Japanse Prunus-soort waar het hele volk onder picknickt in het voorjaar.
This workshop, taking place on March 22, will provide insight in active learning methods, identify graduate skills (academic and professional) and discuss how these skills could be addressed in your courses. We will present ideas for the new course "Heritage & Society" as an example of an integrated approach.
In the week of March 13, the cleaning staff will thoroughly clean the office rooms in the Van Steenis building. All staff is requested to remove all loose items from your desk, floor, window and cabinets.
It is the second year in a row that the Faculty of Archaeology is ranked the highest in continental Europe. Aside from this the faculty features, as it did last year, in the top ten worldwide.
Having gained experience, both as a student and as a member of staff at the Faculty of Archaeology, and interested in the challenges that occur in the continuous process of finding the right balance between education and research in an academic setting, I became a member of the Faculty Council almost three years ago.
The Faculty Council represents staff and students of the Faculty of Archaeology. The Council meets regularly with the Faculty Board to discuss current issues regarding policy and strategy at the Faculty.
To help students who are working on their papers or thesis, the new Writing Lab offers a free service to coach and support them. Do you notice that your students are struggling with writing assignments? Then let them know of the Writing Lab!
Popfestival Lowlands roept wetenschappers op voorstellen te doen voor onderzoek op het festival, dat wordt gehouden van 18 t/m 20 augustus. Lowlands Science is al twee jaar een succesvol onderdeel van het festivalprogramma.
On Wednesday the 8th of March, L.A.S.Terra will celebrate its 16th birthday with a symposium. The symposium, Conflicts in the world of Archaeology, will be held in the National Museum of Antiquities.
On the 7th, 8th and 9th of March 2017, L.A.S. Terra will host its annual book fair in the main hall. Here many interesting books are sold of which the profits go to the study association so that they can organise more educational and fun activities for their members.
Karsten Lambers was interviewed by the Zukunftskolleg, University of Konstanz, where he was a post-doctoral research fellow from 2008 to 2010. Read about his career, his fascinations, and his experience with combining fieldwork with digital applications.
To all staff who may be receiving applications for LEaDING Fellowships, please follow this procedure.
The Faculty wishes to formulate current and prospective Research Themes , that (inter)connect and transcend the Faculty’s Departments and chair/research groups. The Faculty aims to link these research themes to educational activities and research initiatives. Please join the brainstorm session on Friday February 24.
It is time to submit your requests for library acquisitions, preferably recently published work. Please note that we need your submissions before March 1.
On Tuesday the 14th of February, the General Assembly for staff of the Faculty of Archaeology takes place. See the programme for more information.
Please note that smoking will no longer be allowed on the terrace next to the Restaurant; the ashtray will be removed and stickers will be put in place in the near future.
The Faculty Board has recently devised a simple model for the distribution of budgets for material costs among the Research Groups and the Departments. This model will be in force from the 1st of January, 2017.
As of the 6th of March Erik Kien will be present at the faculty on Mondays (office A2.15) .