Head of programme
Archaeology and historical anthropology of Oceania; Material culture of the Pacific region; Socio-cultural landscapes; The archaeology of colonisation.
New Zealand archaeology; agricultural innovation; cultural change and contact; archaeological resource management and politics; anthropology of religion.
Archaeology of Aboriginal Australia, Papua New Guinea, and Neolithic/Bronze Age China; trade; lithic technology; sourcing studies; modern human migrations and behaviour; settlement patterns/colonisation.
The prehistory of mainland Southeast Asia; the implications of archaeogenetics and historic linguistics.
Polynesian prehistory; stone technology; evolution of the human diet; prehistoric horticulture and garden history; domestication; the material culture and history of recipes and cooking.
Material culture, in particular early Māori textiles; plants, people and culture change; developing innovation in provenancing, materials investigation, and conservation science; cultural materials conservation; museums practice
Pacific archaeology, in particular Melanesia; the archaeology of trade and exchange; the development of social complexity.
Pacific Island Students Support Officer
Prehistory and archaeology of Oceania with a special interest in Melanesia and Polynesia; material culture analysis; history of archaeological method and theory; ethnoarchaeology; faunal analysis. SPAR.
Māori Students Support Officer
Senior Laboratory Analyst
Dr Gerard O'Regan
Honorary Senior Research Fellow
Dr Peter Petchey
Dr Dan Witter
Administrator Client Services
Laboratory Manager, Archaeology
Illustration & Graphics
Laboratory Manager, IT & Research
Laboratory Technician: Archaeological Collections