Dr Martin Sterry

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Trans-Sahara Projectmartin sterry

BA, MA, Ph.D. (Leicester)

Tel: 0116 252 5735

Email: mjs66@le.ac.uk



Martin read archaeology and ancient history at Cardiff University. He then worked as a field archaeologist for Albion Archaeology before moving to Leicester to complete his Masters and PhD on Iron Age to Roman landscapes in central Italy. Since completing his PhD he has worked as a research assistant for the Ghadames Archaeological Survey: Phase 1, assistant director of the Ghadames Archaeological Survey: Phase 2 and as a research associate on the Leverhulme funded Peopling the Desert Project. He is currently a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow on the ERC-funded Trans-Sahara Project and leads the research strand on urbanisation and state-formation. His primary research interests are on the landscape DMP site view 2011archaeology of the Sahara, North Africa and Mediterranean, GIScience and remote sensing.

Martin has undertaken fieldwork  on various projects in Italy, Britain, Libya and most recently southern Morocco where he is taking a leading role as part of the Middle Draa Project.


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