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Stephen Dockrill

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Research Keywords

  • Agriculture
  • Anthropology
  • Chronology
  • Climate
  • Environmental History
  • Heritage and Museums
  • Palaeoenvironments
  • Remote Sensing
  • Soils

Research Summary

My research focuses on the human adaptation, settlement sustainability, economic resilience and the manifestation of power (including development of social hierarchies) in the North Atlantic. Current themes; the Iron Age in the British North Atlantic, the development of landscape, economy and power from the Neolithic to the Late Norse Period. Key Publications: Dockrill, S. J., J. M. Bond, V. E. Turner, L. D. Brown, D. J. Bashford, J. E. Cussans & R. A. Nicholson, 2010 Excavations at Old Scatness, Shetland Volume 1: The Pictish Village and Viking Settlement. Lerwick: Shetland Heritage Publications. Dockrill, S. J., J. M. Bond, R. Nicholson & A. Smith 2007. Tofts Ness: An island landscape through 3000 years of Prehistory Orcadian. Investigations on Sanday, Orkney Vol 2 Kirkwall The Orcadian/Historic Scotland.


Stephen Dockrill's resumé/CV is available here.

Primary Affiliation

Archaeological Sciences, University of Bradford
Associate Professor/SL/Reader
Archaeological Sciences
University of Bradford
West Yorkshire
United Kingdom

Phone: 01274 2235564

GHEA Projects

Stephen Dockrill is currently leading 2 GHEA projects:

Stephen Dockrill is currently collaborating on 3 GHEA projects

GHEA Products

Stephen Dockrill is currently not leading any GHEA products.