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UK Fellow, Archaeology, elected in 2005

Professor Chris Gosden FBA

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About this Fellow

Archaeology and Art, Colonial and World Archaeology, Prehistory of Britain, Eurasian Prehistory



Current post

  • Professor of European Archaeology, University of Oxford

Past Appointments

  • Professor of Archaeology, and Curator, Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford, University of Oxford, 1994 - 2006
  • , Other Foreign Institutions, 1986
  • Professor of European Archaeology, University of Oxford, University of Oxford, 2006

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Professor Roberta Gilchrist

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