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CIfA Scottish Group Student Representative

The CIfA Scottish Group (SG) committee are looking for a student to come and join our committee in an advisory role. Our committee currently consists of nine members who come from all different parts of the professional heritage sector. We are keen to get a student representative on board to help advocate and advise us on issues that you and your fellow students feel are relevant to you now, and as the next generation of heritage professionals!
This is a great opportunity for an individual who is committed and passionate about Scottish heritage to learn about CIfA and professional heritage in Scotland, and to help frame the direction of future CIfA and SG work.
Commitment: The post is for 1 year per individual, with approximately four committee meetings per year plus an AGM. All meetings can be attended virtually.
Key requirements: You must be studying at a Scottish Higher Education Institution for either a single or joint honours or a taught post-graduate degree (i.e. Masters) in Archaeology or heritage-related course.

To apply: Applicants should fill in the form below and send it to Megan Keates groups [at] by midnight Tuesday 31 of January.
Student Representative Application Form


CIfA's Scottish group represents the interests of Scotland, and those working in Scotland to CIfA Advisory Council and informs the CIfA's work in this area.

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Membership is free to CIfA members. Non-members will need to pay an annual £10 fee.

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David Connolly (Chair)
Stefan Sagrott (Treasurer)
Linda Bjerketvedt
Lindsey Büster
Alison Douglas
Héléna Gray
Heather Kwiatkowski

Please note: Scottish Group is looking for a secretary and a committee member. If you are interested in volunteering, please have a read of the role descriptions below and get in touch with Megan via groups [at]
Secretary role description
Committee member role description


Forthcoming events

For all upcoming events, please visit our event calendar.

Previous events

  • From Field to Museum: Training workshop on artefact identification and accessioning process - Thursday 1 November 2019 at National Museums Collection Centre, Edinburgh

  • The role of setting in the management of Scotland's Heritage and Scottish group AGM - Friday 28 September 2019 Holyrood Park, Edinburgh

  • Accreditation and CPD workshop - Tuesday 30 January 2019

  • Standards and Guidance for Briefs, Specifications and WSIs workshop -Wednesday 31 January 2019

  • Mental Health First Aid CPD workshop - Tuesday 20 February 2018

Three-year plan

Scottish Group Three Year Plan 2020-2023

AGM minutes

AGM DRAFT Minutes 2021

AGM Minutes 2020

AGM Minutes -2019

Committee minutes

May 2022
November 2021
August 2021
March 2021
May 2021


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