Current PhD and MLitt research

PhD research Supervisor  Thesis Title

Marcus Byrne
(Hardiman Scholar)

Dr Carleton Jones

Boundaries and Central Places in the Irish Bronze Age: Settlement, Ritual and Identity.

Kylie Crowder 
(Galway Doctoral Research Scholar)

Dr Kieran O'Conor

The Archaeology of Humbert's 1798 campaign in the West of Ireland.

Daniel Curley
(Irish Research Council Scholar)

Dr Kieran O'Conor

A multi-disciplinary study of lordly centres in the later medieval Uí Chellaig lordship of Uí Maine, c. 1100-1600 AD.

Frank J. Hall
(Galway Doctoral Research Scholar)

Dr Kieran O'Conor

Stronghouses and Fortified Houses: Continuing Castle Traditions in Early Modern Ireland.

Silvina Martin
(Irish Research Council Postgraduate Scholar)

Professor Liz FitzPatrick

Investigating Cistercian landscapes in the west of Ireland.

Lynda McCormack
(Galway Doctoral Research Scholar)

Dr Stefan Bergh

The articulation of space and ritual in the Irish passage tomb tradition.

Enda O'Flaherty
(Galway Doctoral Research Scholar)

Professor Liz FitzPatrick

Archaeological Watermarks: Settlement and Seasonal Flooding in Historical Ireland.

Chelsea Ryan

Dr Stegan Bergh

Conveying Identity Through Place: Understanding Bronze Age People via Nucleated Settlements.

MLitt research Supervisor  Thesis Title
Andy Kellogg

Professor Liz FitzPatrick

The Early Medieval Royal Assembly Sites
at Gamla Uppsala and Magh Adhair:
A Comparative Study of their Settlement
and Landscape Contexts.

M. Eleanor Pereira Professor Liz FitzPatrick A land of wind, of rock and of water:
medieval settlement and environment
in the Landscape of Killary Fjord,
Mweelrea Mountain and the Atlantic Ocean.
Visiting Erasmus Scholar Supervisor
Lucia Gdovin Mr Conor Newman