Entries by Archon

CRASIS Annual Meeting & Master Class 2020

CRASIS Annual Meeting & Master Class Date:  13-14 February 2020 Venue: Rijksuniversiteit Groningen The CRASIS Annual Meeting & Master Class is a two-day event, set up as an informal meeting place for students at PhD or Research Master level, postdocs and senior staff to promote the discussion and exchange of ideas beyond disciplinary boundaries. A keynote speaker […]


Skills course ‘Pottery: From Drawing To Digital 3D Model’ 28 Feb& 2 March 2020 1 EC Assesment: attending the entirety of the workshop and submitting the results (drawings and 3D models). Workshop objectives: In this workshop, you will learn how to digitize pottery drawings using Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop, and how to reconstruct vessels using […]

Winter School ‘Sharing Practices: Archaeological 3D Visualisation In The Netherlands’ – 20-22/02/2020

Sharing Practices: Archaeological 3D Visualisation In The Netherlands 20-22 February 2020 2 EC CALL WORKSHOP REGISTRATION (20 February 2020)! You have until 17 January 2020 to register for the Workshops session of Sharing Practices: Archaeological 3D Visualisation in the Netherlands (day 1, 20 February 2020). Please register your prefered workshops by email to info@3dvisualisationpractices.nl Registration […]

Global Geoarchaeology: theory and practice

Global Geoarchaeology: theory and practice 4-6 March 2020, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (3 days, 2 ects) Teachers:       Professor Ian A. Simpson, (i.a.simpson@stirling.ac.uk) Dr. Sjoerd J. Kluiving (s.j.kluiving@vu.nl)   Introduction: Geoarchaeology is a growing and evolving research discipline at the intersection between geomorphology, environmental history and archaeology (Butzer, 2008). Geoarchaeology as a research field continues to […]

Looking back at the Reuvensdagen 2019

Exploring the tensions between the ‘ivory tower’ and the archaeological job market. On November 21, we organized a session at the Reuvensdagen in Apeldoorn. This session intended to explore the tensions between education in the ‘ivory tower’ of academia and the requirements of the archaeological job market in the Netherlands for junior researchers, and to […]

Synergy 2020 – NWO

Synergy 2020 – NWO Social Sciences and Humanities Event 6 February 1 EC  On 6 February 2020, NWO-SSH organises for the third time her yearly conference, Synergy. During this leading event for social sciences and humanities (SSH), researchers, directors, policymakers and professionals from societal organisations involved in SSH research will meet. Read more about the […]

Become a Steering Committee member

We are looking for four RMA students, and one PhD student from the UvA, who would like to join the Archon Steering Committee. The Steering Committee supports the Archon Office in developing its educational programme. It meets three times a year to discuss event proposals and other activities. These meetings will take place in October, February […]

Reuvensdagen (DUTCH) – November 2019

Reuvensdagen 2019 (in Dutch) donderdag 21, vrijdag 22 en zaterdag 23 november  ARCHON sessie: 21 november 2019, zaal 6 (tijd 15:30 – 16:45) Als enig algemeen wetenschappelijk archeologisch congres in Nederland brengen de Reuvensdagen archeologen uit alle geledingen en specialismen samen. Het congres is vernoemd naar Caspar Reuvens (Leiden, 1793-1835), de eerste hoogleraar archeologie ter […]

4 October 2019 – Metaaltijdendag

Metaaltijdendag 2019 (in Dutch) 4 October 2019 Rijksdienst voor Cultureel Erfgoed, Amersfoort 1 EC De Metaaltijdendag is een initiatief van de Stichting Metaaltijdenonderzoek Nederland. De dag wil een platform bieden aan iedereen met een interesse voor de archeologie van de metaaltijden van Nederland. De ochtendsessie van de Metaaltijdendag bestaat uit een aantal lezingen over het […]