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    Discovering the Archaeologists of the World

    Discovering the Archaeologists of the World WAC-8 Kyoto Theme 05 (Comparative Archaeologists in the Globalized World) Session G Block SS3, 1640-1840, 29th August 2016 all papers now available for download Kenneth Aitchison    Discovering the Archaeologists of Europe Nicolas Zorzin & Christian Gates St-Pierre    The Sociopolitics of Archaeology in Quebec: Regional Developments within Global Trends Andris Sne   Archaeologist,  heritage and public: rising awareness about the profession Geraldine Mate & Sean Ulm   The 2015 Australian Archaeology in Profile survey Katsuyuki Okamura, Hideya Sakai & Seiji Kobayashi   Who will succeed us? exploring the issue of Japan's next generation of archaeologists Kenneth Aitchison & Doug Rocks-Macqueen   Discovering the Archaeologists of the World  

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    Discovering the Archaeologists of the World at World Archaeological Congress-8

    The WAC-8 Organising Committee have accepted a session proposal from Kenneth Aitchison of Landward Research Ltd and Katsu Okamura of Osaka City Cultural Properties Association – Discovering the Archaeologists of the World. This session will take place during WAC-8 in Kyoto, Japan between 28th  August and 2nd September 2016. It has been accepted within Theme 05 – Comparative Archaeologies in the Globalized World.  Abstract:Employment in archaeology around the world, the challenges it faces as a profession, and how we can usefully compare professional national archaeologies as a phenomenon in the globalized world. In 2012-14, the Discovering the Archaeologists of Europe project found that there were approximately 25,000 professional archaeologists working in…