She is relatively new to the team having joined in 2012 after a career as a contract archaeologist working for many of the commercial London based units as well as research projects abroad.
Over the two decades as Field Director and Project Coordinator at the Neolithic site of Çatalhöyük in Turkey she has accumulated a comprehensive grounding in all aspects of archaeological excavation, recording and interpretation including a comprehensive overview of archaeological sciences, which she brings to the job.
He has been involved in many iconic archaeological projects over the last twenty years providing precise chronologies to understand past human activities and how landscapes have changed.
His work on the chronology of Stonehenge won the 2013 Ben Cullen Award and he is presently part of the Times of Their Lives project.
She specialises in constructing precise chronologies for archaeological sites and finds through the statistical modelling of radiocarbon dates.
Shahina Farid co-ordinates the commissioned dendrochronology programme in the Scientific Dating Team.As my time in college is about to end, I have realized that it is time to dive in or cut my losses.What I mean by this is that, instead of stringing myself or someone else along, it is time to make a choice.The Scientific Dating Team oversee scientific dating as part of projects funded through the Heritage Protection Commissions Programme.We conduct research and commission radiocarbon dating, dendrochronology, and other forms of scientific dating such as archaeomagnetic and luminescence dating.