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Global Geoarchaeology: theory and practice

Global Geoarchaeology: theory and practice Date: 3-5 March 2021 Location: Online Credits: 2 ECTS Teachers: Professor Ian A. Simpson (i.a.simpson@stirling.ac.uk) and Dr. Sjoerd J. Kluiving (s.j.kluiving@vu.nl) 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 grow as analyses and techniques […]

Global Geoarchaeology: theory and practice

Global Geoarchaeology: theory and practice 4-6 March 2020, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam The course takes place, Wednesday and Friday in the new NU (New University) building on the VU Campus. Thursday will be in the field. https://www.vu.nl/en/about-vu-amsterdam/contact-info-and-route/route-description/map-vu-campus/index.aspx ECTS: 2 credits for attending all days, and completing the assignments. The course will finish with a blog post and […]

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 […]

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 […]

ARCHON presents: our new RMA Steering Committee members!

Since January 2021 we have two new RMA students in our Steering Committee, Sven Ransijn (Leiden University) and Sandra de Regt (Rijksuniversiteit Groningen). The main goal of the Archon steering committee is to brainstorm and come up with inspiring and innovative RMA and PhD education as well as inspiring workshops and conferences to be attended […]

Become a Steering Committee member

We are looking for two RMA students from Rijksuniversiteit Groningen and Leiden University, 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 and […]

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 […]

CRASIS Annual Meeting & Master Class 2021

CRASIS Annual Meeting & Master Class Date:  11 (Masterclass) & 12 (Annual Meeting) March 2021 Venue: Online Credits: 1 or 2 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 […]

CRASIS Annual Meeting & Master Class 2020 – POSTPONED!

CRASIS Annual Meeting & Master Class Date:  POSTPONED TO UNKNOWN DATE! 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 […]