Research Strengths

Archaeology at York presents a model for the integration of science and the humanities. Our research strengths reflect our ambitions to pioneer research into the natural and built environment, its management & sustainability; to be a centre of excellence for the interpretation and management of cultural heritage around the world; to develop new digital methods to make archaeological data sustainable and accessible and to effectively integrate the latest bioscience technologies across the humanities. 

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Bioarchaeology

Expertise in Archaeology, Biology & Chemistry.

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Digital Archaeology

World leading digital innovations in archaeology.

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Material Cultures

The fascinating role of artefacts in our world.

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Prehistory & Human Evolution

From primates to later prehistory.

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Medieval & Historical

From Classical to contemporary.

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Archaeology Data Service

York's world-leading digital repository for heritage data.

 

 

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Heritage & Conservation

The sustainable management of change.

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Theory & Practice

The implications of the past in shaping our future.

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