Postgraduate research students

In Archaeology at Exeter we're proud of the research carried out by our PhD students. There are currently around 45 PhD students in the Department, many of whom maintain an online personal profile detailing their research activities. Follow the links below to find out more about them and their research projects.

Student Research title First supervisor Second supervisor
Stephen Armstrong An exploration in the cultural diversity within southwest Britain during the late Roman/early medieval period and their responses to the collapse of the Roman Empire. Professor Stephen Rippon Dr Hajnalka Herold
Sergio Ayala Specialized vs. General Lithic Technologies of North America Professor Bruce Bradley Professor Linda Hurcombe
Tara Draper-Stumm Statues of the goddess Sekhmet Dr Robert Morkot
James Glover Chipped-stone technology and social identities in Mesolithic Cornwall: how social practices and agency of the lithic chaîne opératoire reflect identity in the micro and macro scale. Professor Linda Hurcombe Dr Marisa Lazzari
Emmet Jackson The Irish contribution to the study of Egyptology in the nineteenth century: with specific reference to Lady Harriet Kavanagh. Dr Robert Morkot Dr Marisa Lazzari
Eloise Kane
Philip Kiberd Professor Linda Hurcombe Professor Alan Outram
Mandy Kingdom The Past People of Exeter: Health, Social Standing and Well-being in the Middle Ages and Early Modern Period. Dr Catriona McKenzie Professor Oliver Creighton
Michael Legge
Carole Lomas Reconstructing the development of the early medieval Church, with Somerset as a case study Professor Oliver Creighton Professor Sarah Hamilton
Leah Moradi Dr Hajnalka Herold
Richard Nevell Castle slighting in England and Wales from the 11th to 15th centuries. Professor Oliver Creighton Professor Stephen Rippon
Peter Northover ENCLOSURE IN THE BRIDE VALLER, DORSET, FROM THE 12TH TO THE 17TH CENTURIES Professor Stephen Rippon Professor Oliver Creighton
Francesco Orlandi Barbano Indigenous Archaeologies and Human Rights in Latin America: exploring the possibilities of an intercultural cosmopolitanism Dr Marisa Lazzari Professor Linda Hurcombe
Adrián Mauricio Oyaneder Rodriguez Pre-Hispanic landscape of the Camarones river valley: The study of a longterm human occupation Dr Marisa Lazzari Dr Ioana Oltean
Bruce Rusch Cultural settlement pattern behaviour reconstruction of the Potter Paleoindian site and its relationship to the Israel River Complex sites using lithic analysis. Professor Bruce Bradley Professor José Iriarte
Elspeth St John-Brooks
Philip Treveil Local and regional variation in landscape character: the significance of the Tamar Valley. Professor Stephen Rippon Professor Oliver Creighton
Charlotte Vendome-Gardner Depictions of Fluteplayers in Rock Art: Placing the Image back into its Original Context Professor Bruce Bradley Professor Oliver Creighton