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UK Fellow, Archaeology, elected in 2019

Dr Alison Sheridan FBA

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About this Fellow

Prehistorian, focusing on the Neolithic, Chalcolithic and Bronze Age of Britain and Ireland and specialising in ceramics, stone axeheads and jewellery of jet and jet-like materials, gold, amber and faience



Current post

  • Principal Archaeological Research Curator, Department of Scottish History and Archaeology, National Museums Scotland

Past Appointments

  • Principal Curator of Early Prehistory, National Museums Scotland, 2006 - 2017
  • Assistant Keeper, National Museums Scotland, 1991 - 2006
  • Curator, National Museums Scotland, 1987 - 1991


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