Your Archaeology and Ancient History Offer Holder Day starts right here.
Archaeology Offer Holder Day
Congratulations on your offer to study at the University of Leicester.
Today is your chance to discover what being a Citizen of Change is really like. Don't forget that you can ask us anything, anytime.
I look forward to welcoming you in September.
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Meet the tutors
Meet some of the friendly team in the School of Archaeology and Ancient History. We have a diverse range of interests in a wide range of areas, and we can't wait to welcome you.
Dr Dan Stewart
Lecturer in Ancient History I am fascinated by the Romans in Greece and their impact on Greek culture (and vice versa!). I have a field project investigating the Roman city that lies on top of Minoan Knossos.
Dr Rachel Crellin
Lecturer in Archaeology I’m an archaeologist who studies the Neolithic and Bronze Age of Britain, Ireland and the Isle of Man. I am also an expert in metalwork wear-analysis of tools and weapons.
Professor Neil Christie
Professor of Archaeology I’m an archaeologist of late Roman and early medieval towns, defences and landscape change in Italy. My teaching includes 'Living in Medieval Towns' and 'Early Christian Europe'.
Dr Alice Samson
Lecturer in Archaeology I’m a lecturer in archaeology and teach topics close to my heart, including colonialism in the Americas, World Archaeology AD and BC, and a module on religion and belief.
Dr Andy Merrills
Associate Professor in Ancient History I’m interested in the history of the later Roman Empire, North Africa, ancient and medieval geography, and assorted groups of barbarians (with and without beards).
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