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I.L. (Iris) Rom, MA

PhD student
I.L. (Iris) Rom, MA
+31 50 36 35941 (office)

Academic Achievements

2012-2015:     ReMa Art History and Archaeology (University of Groningen, 31-08-2015)  Cum Laude.Thesis: Crisis and Collapse in Early Bronze Age Greece (2200-2000 BC).

2009-2012:     BA Archaeology (University of Groningen, 31-7-2012) Thesis: Change in Burial Practice in Laconia, Southeastern Peloponnese, Greece, during the Middle to Late Bronze Age (MH III-LH I, 1800-1500 BC). A look at two sites in Laconia: Ayios Stephanos and Ayios Vasilios.

Work experience:

2015-2016: Werkervaringsplaats (Research Assistant, Ayios Vasilios Project, University of Groningen, Department of Archaeology) Organizing and process the Ayios Vasilios Northern Cemetery (2010-2015) archive. Aid several researchers in their projects (helping with edited volumes; preparing excavation logbooks etc.). Preparing publications

2013: Academy assistant (University of Groningen, Research Group: Crisis, Resilience and Recovery). Analysis of the prehistoric cemeteries of Mycenae and Prosymna which will result in two co-authored articles in 2016.

International activities:

07-2015: Archaeological Fieldwork at Ayios Vasilios, Greece. Trench supervisor at North Cemetery.

08-2014:Osteology Internship at Wiener Laboratory of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens. Under the supervision of OA. Jones, PhD student at University of Groningen.

07-2014: Archaeological Fieldwork at Ayios Vasilios, Greece. Trench supervisor at North Cemetery.

09/10- 2013: Pottery Processing Internship at Aigeira, Greece. Under the supervision of Dr. W. Gauss, Austrian Archaeological Institute and Prof.  J.B Rutter, Dartmouth College, USA.

07-2013: Archaeological Fieldwork at Ayios Vasilios, Greece. Trench supervisor at North Cemetery.

03-2013: Intensive pottery course Knossos, Crete. Course organized by British School at Athens.

07-2012: Archaeological Survey Halos, Thessaly. University of Amsterdam. 

06/07-2011: Archaeological Fieldwork at Crustumerium, Italy.

Honours, prizes, scholarships and grants

8/9-2014: Netherlands Institute at Athens Scholarship for internship at Wiener Laboratory, American School of  Classical Studies, Athens

8-2013: Groninger Universiteitsfonds.  Travel grant for internship at Austrian Archaeological Institute, Athens

2013: Position as Academy assistant

Administrative experience:

2011-2012:    Student representative OC (Onderwijscommissie), Bachelor Archaeology (University of Groningen).

2010-2011:    Student representative AB (Afdelingsbestuur), Bachelor Archaeology (University of Groningen).

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