Labour Market Intelligence
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FAME CEO & Deputy CEO (Consultancy)
Providing leadership, management and executive facilities to the Federation of Archaeological Managers and Employers, the trade association for commercial archaeology in the UK and Ireland
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Project Management
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Profiling the Profession (Labour Market Intelligence)
The only source of consistent labour market intelligence for professional archaeology in the UK, providing information that has been gathered, analysed, and presented
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ALGAO:UMD (Project Management)
Understanding Models for the Delivery of Local Authority Archaeology Services - analysis of how local authority archaeology services in England are delivered via a variety of mechanisms and structures, promoting understanding of how these structures have evolved and what contributes to their success or failure.
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Unlocking cultural value

Global heritage experts providing insights, project management and consultancy.  We are a team of heritage experts, labour market specialists, educators, data geeks, strategists and research analysts who unlock new opportunities in your role as a custodian of our shared cultural heritage.

Landward Research is recognised internationally as being the leading provider of labour market intelligence for the heritage sector. We are passionate about championing the economic value of heritage at individual, community and global levels without damaging humanity’s cultural memory.  

Latest News and Insights

Landward at the Climate Culture Peace Initiative Conference

Landward Research recently had the occasion to present 2 different projects at the Climate. Culture. Peace Initiative, a virtual conference led by ICCROM’s FAR flagship programme (First Aid and Resilience for Cultural Heritage in Times of Crisis) and British Council’s Cultural Protection Fund (January 24th – 28th , 2022).

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Our Expertise

Labour Market Intelligence

We provide specifically gathered intelligence, analysed, interpreted and presented for the cultural sector.

Project Management

We undertake project development, design and delivery –  we manage the projects the finances and the teams.


We are well informed and connected – with the cultural and industry knowledge to provide the best advice.

Global Capacity

Landward Offices
Our offices are located in Ireland, the United States and the United Kingdom.

Our Services
Consultancy, Labour Market Intelligence and Project Management

Video Projects
Recorded and edited training, conferences and presentations.

The Team

Kenneth is internationally recognised as the leading world expert in employment data for professional archaeology.
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Dr Kenneth Aitchison
Founder & CEO

Genevieve is a former diplomat with a wealth of international experience .
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Genevieve Aitchison
Strategy and Operations Manager

Alia is a lecturer in the History of Architecture and is a national archaeology and heritage expert for the German Development Bank.
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Alia Fares
Heritage Adviser

Quonya is a museum and heritage professional who creates functional and bespoke designs.
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Quonya Huff
Doug is the lead researcher with specialist expertise in statistical analysis, digital outreach and community engagement.
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Dr Doug Rocks-Macqueen
Director of Analysis, Research and Technology
Mark is an archaeological consultant/educator with expertise and knowledge of historic environment and cultural heritage practice.
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Mark Spanjer                   Director