University of Leicester Archaeological Services

Our team

We have a very experienced team. Our people have skills ranging from consultancy and project management, to site excavation, and artefact analysis and conservation. All of our field staff are certified in Construction Skills, Quarry Passport, and trained in health and safety protocols. We are supported by our Board of Management, and academic advisors within the School of Archaeology and Ancient History.


Name  Position  Interests and specialisms  Email 
Vicki Score MCIfA  Director  Consultancy, landscape survey, CAD and GIS 
Matthew Beamish MCIfA
Project Manager / IT Officer  Prehistoric archaeology, topography, LiDAR analysis, systems and database development, GIS and CAD 
Nick Cooper MCIfA  Senior Finds Officer Roman pottery, small finds, Roman/Anglo-Saxon transition 
Gavin Speed MCIfA
Project Manager Urban Roman and Anglo-Saxon settlement, Iron Age landscapes, SfM photogrammetry 
John Thomas MCIfA 
Deputy Director  Iron Age and Roman archaeology, landscape archaeology, post-excavation analysis, report writing and publication, quernstone analysis, CAD illustration, community archaeology. 
Adam Thuraisingam  Contracts and Finance Officer 

Management and administration of commercial contracts, finance and personnel, compliance, operational efficiency. 


Name  Position  Interests and specialisms  Email 
Marco Aloi PCIfA Archaeological Assistant
Stephen Baker  Project Officer  Roman and medieval urban archaeology 
Joseph Bartholomew  Archaeological Assistant 
Jennifer Browning MCIfA 
Project Officer  Zooarchaeology 
Adam Clapton  Senior Supervisor  Prehistoric and Roman rural settlement 
Donald Clark ACIfA  Senior Supervisor  Prehistoric and Roman settlement, community archaeology 
Georgia Day ACIfA Archaeological Assistant
James Earley  Archaeological Assistant  Post-medieval archaeology, battlefields and conflict archaeology, Operation Nightingale 
Nathan Flavell  Senior Supervisor  Industrial archaeology 
James Harvey  Project Officer  Prehistoric settlement, survey 
Tim Higgins  Project Officer  Roman and medieval settlement 
Leon Hunt  Senior Supervisor  Desk-based assessments 
Richard Huxley  Senior Supervisor 
Andrew Hyam  Senior Supervisor  Standing buildings, community archaeology, DBAs and Impact Assessments 
George Issitt  Archaeological Assistant 
Wayne Jarvis MCIfA  Project Officer  Prehistoric settlement and landscapes, lithics, Palaeolithic archaeology, urban archaeology, survey and CAD, post-excavation analysis 
Roger Kipling  Project Officer  Urban Roman and medieval settlement 
Claire LaCombe  Archaeological Assistant 
Andrew McLeish  Senior Supervisor  Roman and medieval urban archaeology 
Mathew Morris ACIfA  Project Officer  Roman and medieval urban archaeology, post-excavation analysis, photogrammetry, community archaeology 
Jonathan Landless Archaeological Assistant
Isobel Moss Archaeological Assistant
Chris Naisbitt  Archaeological Assistant 
Jamie Patrick  Senior Supervisor  Floodplain archaeology, industrial archaeology 
Joseph Peters ACIfA Archaeological Assistant 
Ian Reeds  Archaeological Assistant 
Ben Sorrill Archaeological Assistant
Laurence Vadra-Edwards Archaeological Assistant

Post-excavation work

Name  Position  Interests and specialisms  Email 
Heidi Addison  Senior Finds Supervisor  Finds, archives 
Georgina Clipstone  Finds Assistant 
Phil Hartley  Finds Assistant 
Elizabeth Johnson  Finds Officer  Roman pottery 
Will Johnson  Finds Assistant 
Angela Monckton  Consultant  Environmental archaeology, analysis of plant macrofossils 
Ffion Rogers  Finds Assistant 
Rachel Small  Environmental Officer  Environmental archaeology 

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