Archaeological Science Network
Manchester's Science Network focuses on scientific archaeology and is dispersed across many units and faculties at The University of Manchester.
The Manchester Archaeological Science Network provides a focus within which multi-disciplinary research can be supported and inter-faculty discourse promoted within a new research community.
Our expertise is diverse, and spans:
- archaeological materials analysis;
- biomolecular archaeology;
- environmental analysis;
There are clusters of researchers working in scientific archaeology in the Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health, the Faculty of Humanities and the Faculty of Science and Engineering.
- Be a multi-disciplinary area of research both within the university and to the wider academic world.
- Facilitate inter-school and inter-faculty collaboration, on research projects and postgraduate study.
- Generate new grant proposals, provide research outcomes and increased grant income.
- Maximise the potential for scientific archaeological research within The University.
- Promote dialogue amongst academics in diverse schools through regular meetings, seminars and lectures.
- Provide a new forum for discussion of new results and techniques within Manchester.