Category Archives: Academic life

How do we research, practice, publicise and undertake archaeology and Egyptology in academia?

Ten practical things I wish in knew in the first year of my PhD

What should you know to make a great start on your PhD? Here I share 10 things I’ve learned since, that I wish I knew then. Continue reading

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Should I do a PhD?

Should you do a PhD? What should you think about before you apply? How can you maximise your career chances before you even begin your PhD. Continue reading

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Will a computer take my job?: Archaeology and technological development?

Can archaeologists be replaced by machines? As technology develops where does that leave the human? Continue reading

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Undercurrents: Clichés and scientific archaeology in Egyptian foreign relations

How far have we internalised ancient mores, and how does science and archaeology challenge those clichés? Continue reading

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