Current PhD students


Name Project title  Email 
Muna H. Haroun Abdelhamed
The Economic Condition of the main Cyrenaican cities from the Hellenistic to the Mid-Roman period: Textual analysis
mha17@le.ac.uk
Mohamed Abdrbba
Outside the Wall: Suburban zones of towns in Cyrenaica
mma31@le.ac.uk

Jane Ainsworth
Herakles on the Edge:depictions of Herakles, artistic choices and identity during the expansion of Roman Empire?
jlaacresearch@gmail.com
Graham Aldred
What are they Worth? A Study of Anglo-Saxon Mercian Settlements named worth
ga56@le.ac.uk
Emily Banfield
Animals and ontologies: addressing the role and meaning of faunal remains in the Neolithic long barrows of Wessex
ejb62@le.ac.uk
Nora M. Battermann
Revealing Reynard: A 10,000 year cultural biography of human-fox interactions in England
nmb24@le.ac.uk
Jennifer Beamer
Re-evaluating textile production and tool deposition in Iron Age Britain
jkb32@le.ac.uk
Lauren Bellis
A Dog’s Life: An Interdisciplinary Study of Changing Human-Animal Relationships in Roman Britain
lb342@le.ac.uk
Rupert Birtwhistle
Technology, ecology & cultural variability of hominin populations during the Lower-Middle Palaeolithic transition in Azerbaijan
rjb87@le.ac.uk
Korakot Boonlop
The association between dental caries and the emergence of agriculture in prehistoric Thailand from 5000 BP
kb314@le.ac.uk
Ahmed Buzaian
Aspects of ancient economy in Cyrenaica: Olive oil production
ab808@le.ac.uk
Matteo Cantisani
Castelluccio Pots, function and practices: assessing socio-cultural and political change in EBA Sicily (2300-1600 B.C.)
mc541@le.ac.uk
David Cardona
Landscapes of death and commemoration: burial space, place and evolution from Phoenician to late Roman Malta
dc332@le.ac.uk
Philip Carstairs
A generous helping?  The archaeology of soup kitchens and their role in post-medieval philanthropy 1660-1914
pjc51@le.ac.uk
Michael Curtis
Maritime archaeology of Hellensitic-Roman Crete
mjc100@le.ac.uk
Thomas Derrick
Perfume bottles in the Roman West
tjd14@le.ac.uk
Claudia Eicher
Religious transition in the late antique countryside: agency, identity, and change in Lugdunensis Senonia
ce37@le.ac.uk
Richard Evans
A Most Dangerous Place: Violence Beyond the Battlefield in the Peloponnese, c. 500–100 BC
rjge2@le.ac.uk
Brandon Fathy
Performing Ports: a comparative practice analysis of early medieval Ipswich and London
bf95@le.ac.uk
Alison Fearn
The Archaeology of Protective Marks in Vernacular Contexts 1500-1600
ajf66@le.ac.uk
Roberta Ferrante
Roman to Byzantine public baths in Catania and in eastern Sicily
rf132@le.ac.uk
Panagiotis Georgopoulos
Ethnic Identity in the Ancient Greek Colonies in Sicily and Asia Minor (8th-6th century BC): Interpretation and Heritage
pg141@le.ac.uk
Jeanette Gimmerstam
Wiki on the Rocks- A study of the western globalization progress of knowledge within archaeology
jsg25@le.ac.uk
Maria Giuseppina Gradoli
Dynamic Social Changes and Identity: A Petrological Study of Bronze Age Ceramics in Nuragic Sardinia
mgg11@le.ac.uk
Nathan Gubbins
Why did People Bury Things? Understanding changing Depositional Practices from the Neolithic to the Bronze Age
nmg12@le.ac.uk
Bernard Guinan
The Prehistoric Landscapes of County Mayo, Ireland: The Impact of Development-Led Archaeology
bg116@le.ac.uk
Jodie Hannis
Creative Interventions in Archaeology: Experiments in Facilitating Public Engagement with Archaeological Research
jh720@le.ac.uk
Cristina M. Hernandez
Domestic Baths of Pompeii—a phenomenological and cultural study of architectural design and space
cmh54@le.ac.uk
Philip Hughes
Romano-British Engagement with the Materiality of the Prehistoric Past
pjh41@le.ac.uk
Elisabeth Janovsky
Analysis of the Iconography and Narratives of Decorated Gaming Pieces from the Imperial to the Medieval Period in Italy, Gaul, and Spain
ejkj1@le.ac.uk
Raminder Kaur
How important was patronage in the rise and early establishment of Buddhism in early historic South Asia?
rk225@le.ac.uk
Heather Keeble
Roman finds in Victorian and Edwardian newspapers
hdwk2@le.ac.uk
Rebecca Kibble
Digital Datasets and Faunal Assemblages: Using GIS to digitise Multi-Variate Bone Assemblage Data across Complex Spatio-temporal Domains within Multi-scalar Platforms
rek13@le.ac.uk
Meredith Laing
Growing up and starting work in later British Prehistory
mjil1@le.ac.uk
Jessica Lam
Using Novel 3D Comparative Techniques to Assess Skeletal Remains
jfl6@le.ac.uk
Andrew Lamb
Later Iron Age mortuary rites in southern Britain
awl5@le.ac.uk
Zhao Li
The emergence of agriculture in the Pearl River Delta from 5.5 ka to 2.5ka
zl164@le.ac.uk
Gord Macdonald
Impacts of Global Climate Change on Polar Heritage
ghm7@le.ac.uk
Hannah McQuail
Innovative Uses of Satellite Imagery in Archaeology
hem19@le.ac.uk
Bella Mollard
Understanding a Ritual Landscape: An Investigation into the Rock Art of the Jornada Mogollon Region of the American Southwest
bcm6@le.ac.uk
Rubén Montoya González
Glocalization, villa décor, social identity and self-representation within Hispania Ulterior Baetica
rm503@le.ac.uk
Manolis Pagkalos
Perceiving the past in early Hellenistic Greece. Investigating the narratives of the past and its use in remodeling the Hellenistic reality
mp482@le.ac.uk
Alessandra Pegurri
A city in transition? Exploiting Common Wares to question socio-cultural and economic change in late-antique Rome
ap705@le.ac.uk
Amy Place (née Wale)
Fashioning Identity in the Roman and Late Antique World: The Case of North Africa (c. AD 200-550)
aw378@le.ac.uk
Abid ur-Rehman
Architecture as Identity: Analyses of the Sethi Havelis in Pakistan
ar399@le.ac.uk
Sarah Scheffler
Nothing has happened? The integration of the Lomellina into the Roman empire
ss908@le.ac.uk
Matthew Selheimer
Life at the Cross-roads: How street intersections shaped Roman socio-spatial experience
mds27@le.ac.uk
Rachel Small
Food, identity and humoral theory in early modern England: a case study from Leicestershire
rs523@le.ac.uk
Jeff Spanbauer
Identity & Violence: the British Soldier in Garrison Communities on the American Colonial Frontier
jas112@le.ac.uk
Rachael Sycamore
Roman Metalwork Hoards in Britain
ras74@le.ac.uk
Alexander Thomas
Hegemony and Autonomy: Political Power in Late Classical and Hellenistic Sicily
ajt51@le.ac.uk
Zoe Tomlinson
A re-evaluation of Roman painted plaster in the East-Midlands with particular reference to the Roman colour palette
zt44@le.ac.uk
Daniël van Helden
Exploring the Limits of the Archaeological Study of Identity
dpv2@le.ac.uk
Charlotte Van Regenmortel
The Military Trade: Soldiers as Wage Labourers in the Late Classical and Early Hellenistic Periods
cvr1@le.ac.uk
Lisa Venables
From Tool to Textile: exploring Roman-period British textile production via l analysis of archaeological textile tools
lav3@le.ac.uk
Josh Webb
Preparation for warfare in Classical Greece in light of the individual social character of different civic societies
jjw42@le.ac.uk
Mark Webb
Interpreting rich and poor zones in the English Late Medieval town and enhancing 'sense of place' in modern townscapes
mw327@le.ac.uk
Rachel Wilkinson
Iron Age metalwork object hoards 800 BC - AD 100
rew26@le.ac.uk

Javier Williams

Early Visigothic-period buckles as status markers and symbols of identity
jgw10@le.ac.uk
Andrea Zocchi
The periphery of Leptis Magna: topography and land use of a peculiar Roman city
az103@le.ac.uk