The 2014 Research Excellence Framework published in December has "confirmed Cambridge as one of the UK's strongest communities of Archaeology researchers"
Graeme Barker, former Disney Professor of Archaeology and Director of McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research, has been been appointed a Commander of the British Empire (CBE) in the 2015 New Year's Honours List for his services to archaeology.
Emanuela Cristiani, McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research, 'Hidden Foods' project successful in ERC Starting Grants awards 2014
DNA and genealogical study confirms identity of remains found in Leicester and uncovers new truths about his appearance and Plantagenet linineage.
Nicholas Postgate's book 'Bronze Age Bureaucracy: writing and the practice of government in Assyria' has been awarded the 2014 Frank Moore Cross Award.
The 2014 Grahame Clark Medal awarded to Joan Oates, McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research.