Survey of Archaeological Specialists 2016-17

Project 7321

By Kenneth Aitchison

The national heritage agencies including Historic England commissioned Landward Research to carry out a survey of historic environment archaeological specialists, building on the work that was undertaken in 2010. The report examines the distribution of specialists, their working environments, their training needs and opportunities, and their thoughts on the future.


  • Executive Summary
  • Introduction
  • Methodology
  • Results
  • Charges
  • Competition
  • Organisations
  • Location
  • Individual Specialists
  • Waiting List
  • Training
  • Changing Levels of Demand
  • Brexit
  • Sectoral Reviews
  • Potential Areas of Skill losses
  • Recommendations
  • Bibliography
  • Acknowledgements
  • Appendix I Dataset
  • Appendix II Career Information Comments
  • Appendix III Questionnaire

Additional Information

  • Publication Status: Completed
  • Pages: 630


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