Meet the Team


Dr Stuart Prior, ACIfA

Reader in Archaeological Practice

Stuart is an expert in Medieval archaeology and castle studies, as well as death, burial and the funerary industry. His teaching focuses on archaeological practice and landscape archaeology. He also has research interests in ancient technology, warfare and experimental archaeology, and a professional interest in Archaeological Health and Safety and Professional Practice.

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Dr Lucy Cramp

Senior Lecturer in Archaeological Science

Lucy is a biomolecular archaeologist, with research expertise centering on the investigation of ancient patterns of human subsistence and culinary choices. This extends from the diet of the earliest farmers on the British Isles, to the use of Roman-style culinary vessels in Britain, through to identifying components of balms used in mummification in ancient Egypt. As our archaeological science expert, she teaches analytical methods in archaeology, especially with regard to ancient diet. She also teaches about the archaeology of Britain.

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