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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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The archaeology of Wales and Ireland c. AD400-1150; early medieval inscribed stones and stone sculpture and the archaeology of the church; antiquarians and Welsh archaeology

Professor Peter Bellwood

The multidisciplinary reconstruction of prehistoric human migrations across the world and the multiregional development of agricultural societies, with a disciplinary focus on the archaeology of Southeast Asia and Oceania

Professor Simon Keay

The archaeology of ports, commerce, urbanism and cultural change in the early Roman Mediterranean, particularly Italy and Iberia; the application of non-destructive field -techniques to archaeological sites

Professor Noël Duval

History, archaeology, epigraphy of Late Antiquity: imperial ideology and palaces; iconography; early Christian and Byzantine architecture; ecclesiastical architecture and fittings; Christian inscriptions; studies in the Graeco-Roman department of the Lou