Centre of Archaeology, Staffordshire University

Based at Staffordshire University, the Centre of Archaeology is committed to providing unparalleled support, expertise and consultancy on a wide variety of archaeological projects. Our highly dedicated and professional team offers a diverse range of skills and experience to allow the successful completion of archaeological projects ranging from long-term research programmes through to commercial, development-led ventures, short-term forensic police consultancy, and Continuing Professional Development training courses.

Responsible post-holder(s): 
Kevin Simon Colls, Archaeological Project Manager
Caroline Sturdy Colls, Associate Professor in Forensic Archaeology and Genocide Investigation
01782 294 037
Offices and contacts
Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Science, Staffordshire University, Science Centre, Leek Road, Stoke-on-Trent, ST4 2DF
Additional contacts: 

Kevin Simon Colls, Archaeological Project Manager
Commercial services
Tel.: 01782 294 037
Email: archaeology [at] staffs.ac.uk

Regions and services
See below for a list of this Registered Organisation's operational regions and services.
Registration period: 
The geographical regions and services listed for this organisation represent work undertaken within the last 3 years. The services listed are either provided in-house or are bought-in - please contact the organisation for further details.
Channel Islands
Elsewhere in Europe
Elsewhere in the World
East Midlands
East of England
North East
North West (inc. Isle of Man)
South East (inc. London, Isle of Wight)
South West (inc. Isles of Scilly)
West Midlands
Yorkshire and the Humber
conservation management plans
design of investigations, procurement of services, contract management and monitoring
EIAs, DBAs, documentary research
provision of commercial historic environment advice to developers, public inquiries
Education & outreach
collections and archive curation
interpretation and displays
public outreach, participation and events
teaching and training
university-based research
Fieldwork / post-fieldwork
analysis of artefacts, industrial residues, environmental material and human remains
building analysis and recording
characterisation and appraisals
field evaluation
geophysical survey
measured and topographical survey
watching briefs

Chartered Institute for Archaeologists
Power Steele Building, Wessex Hall
Whiteknights Road, Earley,
Reading RG6 6DE

0118 966 2841
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