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Professor John Wilkes FBA

About this Fellow


Current post

  • Emeritus Professor of Greek and Roman Archaeology, University College London

Past Appointments

  • Lecturer, Senior Lecturer in Roman History and Archaeology, University of Birmingham, 1964 - 1974
  • Professor of Archaeology of the Roman Provinces, University of London, 1974 - 1992
  • Yates Professor of Greek and Roman Archaeology, University College London, 1992 - 2001


Strageath: excavations within the Roman fort 1989

Dalmatia (history of Roman provinces) 1969

Illyrians (peoples and tribes of Europe) 1992

Barrington atlas of the Greek and Roman world 2000

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Long-term world history; comparative archaeology; the evolution of societies; quantitative history; history & archaeology of ancient Greece.

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