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CIAS Director

Dr Andrea Dolfini
Lecturer in Later Prehistory
School of History, Classics and Archaeology
Armstrong Building
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 7RU - UK


Established in 2009 as a part of the School of History, Classics and Archaeology, the Centre for Interdisciplinary Artefact Studies engages in innovative research, advanced teaching, consultancy work and public outreach projects in the field of artefact studies, disseminating its work to the widest possible audience using a range of media.

By reaching out to a number of audiences including Higher Education, heritage institutions and the commercial sector, CIAS intends to fulfil Newcastle University’s commitment to be a leading ‘civic’ university, responding to real-world challenges, contributing to the regional and national economy, and making a positive impact on society from local to global levels.

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