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Visiting Scholars

The McDonald Institute welcomes applications from those wishing to spend from three months to a maximum of twelve months working in Cambridge on topics relating to archaeology.


Visiting Scholars are entitled to use of the University and McDonald Institute facilities; these privileges may include access to shared workspace facilities in the Institute as well as use of the University and Department of Archaeology libraries. Visitors will be welcome to attend research seminars and lectures throughout the University and in particular at the McDonald Institute which has a very active conference, lecture and seminar programme to which Visiting Scholars are invited to participate.

Detailed guidelines for potential applicants are available to download here.

Upcoming events

Marine Mammal Working Group (International Council for Archaeozoology)

Sep 20, 2019

McDonald Institute Seminar Room, Courtyard Building, Downing Street

Upcoming events

An Oral History of the McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research