Our Partner Institutions:

 

 

  • Haáz Rezső Múzeum, Odorheiu Secuiesc, Harghita County, Romania

  • Muzeul Civilizaţiei Dacice şi Romane / Museum of Dacian and Roman Civilizations, Deva, Hunedoara County, Romania

  • Muzeul Oraşului Roman Sarmizegetusa (MCDR) / Museum of the Roman Town of Sarmizegetusa (MCDR), Sarmizegetusa, Hunedoara County, Romania

  • Romanian Ministry of Culture, DPCN Hunedoara County, Romania

  • University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA

  • Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, North Carolina, USA

  • Muzeul Judeţean de Istorie Braşov / Brasov County History Museum, Brasov County, Romania

  • Muzeul Naţional de Istorie a României / National Museum of History of Romania, Bucureşti, Ilfov County, Romania

  • Muzeul Naţional de Istorie a Transilvaniei / National History Museum of Transylvania, Cluj Napoca, Cluj County, Romania

  • Muzeul Naţional a Carpaţiilor Răsăriteni / National Museum of Eastern Carpathians, Sfântu Gheorghe, Covasna County, Romania

  • Muzeul Naţional de Istorie Brukenthal / National History Museum, Sibiu, Sibiu County, Romania

  • Muzeul Castelul Corvinilor / Corvin Castle Museum, Hunedoara, Hunedoara County, Romania

  • Universitatea Lucian Blaga / Lucian Blaga University, Sibiu, Sibiu County, Romania

 

 

Our Projects and Programs:

 

2016-2021: La Vie, Rapolt, and Micia, Veţel (Hunedoara County) – Applied Field Geophysics Workshop - Ground-Penetrating Radar Applications / Seminar de cercrcetare geofizică aplicată - Aplicaţii georadar – Imperial Roman

            In collaboration with / în colaborare cu:

                        Dr. Mihaela Simion - Muzeul Naţional de Istorie a României, Bucureşti

                        Dr. Marius Barbu - Muzeul Civilizaţiei Dacice şi Romane, Deva

 

 

2014-2021: Lost Churches, Văleni (Harghita County) – Mortuary (Cemetery and Ossuary) Archaeological Excavation / Săpături funerare arheologice – Late Medieval

          In collaboration with / în colaborare cu:

                        Dr. Zsolt Nyárádi – Haáz Rezső Múzeum, Odorheiu Secuiesc

 

2013-2021: Medieval Crisis Populations, Odorheiu Secuiesc (Harghita County) – Juvenile and Adult Osteology and Bioarchaeology Research Workshop / Seminar de cercetare osteologic şi bioarheologic – Late Medieval

            In collaboration with / în colaborare cu:

                         Dr. Zs. Nyárádi – Haáz Rezső Múzeum, Odorheiu Secuiesc

 

2013-2021: La Vie, Rapolt (Hunedoara County) – Archaeological Excavation and Survey / Săpături arheologice şi periegheză – Imperial Roman

            In collaboration with / în colaborare cu:

                        Dr. Gică Băeştean - Muzeul Civilizaţiei Dacice şi Romane, Deva

                        Dr. M. Barbu - Muzeul Civilizaţiei Dacice şi Romane, Deva

                        Agela Bălos – DPCN Hunedoara

 

2016: La Vie, Rapolt, and Corvin Castle, Hunedoara (Hunedoara County) – Introductory and Advanced Ground-Penetrating Radar Workshop / Seminar de cercrcetare cu georadar – Imperial Roman and Medieval

            In collaboration with / în colaborare cu:

                        Dr. G. Băeştean - Muzeul Civilizaţiei Dacice şi Romane, Deva

                        Dr. M. Barbu - Muzeul Civilizaţiei Dacice şi Romane, Deva

                        Dr. Cristian Roman - Muzeul Castelul Corvineştilor, Hunedoara

                        A. Bălos – DPCN Hunedoara

2016: Medieval Crisis Populations, Odorheiu Secuiesc (Harghita County) – Intensive Osteology and Bioarchaeology Research Workshop / Seminar de cercetare osteologic şi bioarheologic – Late Medieval

            In collaboration with / în colaborare cu:

                         Dr. Zs. Nyárádi – Haáz Rezső Múzeum, Odorheiu Secuiesc

2016: Medieval Crisis Populations, Odorheiu Secuiesc (Harghita County) – Pathology Osteology and Bioarchaeology Research Workshop / Seminar de cercetare osteologic şi bioarheologic – Late Medieval

            In collaboration with / în colaborare cu:

                         Dr. Zs. Nyárádi – Haáz Rezső Múzeum, Odorheiu Secuiesc

2016: Deviant Mass Grave, Oraseni (Harghita County) – Funerary Archaeological Excavation / Săpături funerare arheologice – Late Medieval

          In collaboration with / în colaborare cu:

                        Dr. Zs. Nyárádi – Haáz Rezső Múzeum, Odorheiu Secuiesc

 

2015-2016: Uroi (Hunedoara County) – Archaeological Excavation and Osteology Workshop/ Săpături arheologice şi seminar de cercetare osteologic – Late Bronze Age

            In collaboration with / în colaborare cu:

                        Dr. G. Băeştean - Muzeul Civilizaţiei Dacice şi Romane, Deva

                        Dr. M. Barbu - Muzeul Civilizaţiei Dacice şi Romane, Deva

                        A. Bălos – DPCN Hunedoara

 

2010-2016: Cumidava, Râşnov (Brasov County) – Archaeological Excavation and Survey/ Săpături arheologice şi periegheză – Imperial Roman

            In collaboration with / în colaborare cu:

                        Dr. Liviu Petculescu – Muzeul Naţional de Istorie a României, Bucureşti

                        Dr. Stelian Coşuleţ – Muzeul Judeţean de Istorie Braşov

 

2014-2015: Sarmizegetusa Ulpia Traiana (Hunedoara County) – Archaeological Excavation / Săpături arheologice – Imperial Roman

            In collaboration with / în colaborare cu:

                       Dr. Carmen Ciongradi – Muzeul Naţional de Istorie a Transilvaniei, Cluj

                       Dr. G. Băeştean – Muzeul Civilizaţiei Dacice şi Romane, Deva

 

2014-2015: Bioarchaeology of Children, Odorheiu Secuiesc (Harghita County) – Osteology and Bioarchaeology Workshop / Seminar osteologic şi bioarheologic – Late Medieval

            In collaboration with / în colaborare cu:

                         Dr. Zs. Nyárádi – Haáz Rezső Múzeum, Odorheiu Secuiesc

 

2013: Lost Churches of Brădeşti and Lueta (Harghita County) – Mortuary Archaeological Excavation / Săpături funerare arheologice – Late Medieval

          In collaboration with / în colaborare cu:

                        Dr. Zs. Nyárádi – Haáz Rezső Múzeum, Odorheiu Secuiesc

 

2008-2013: Piatra Detunată, Racoş (Brasov County) – Archaeological Excavation / Săpături arheologice – Middle Bronze Age (Witenberg), Early Iron Age (Hallstatt), Late Iron Age (Dacian)

            In collaboration with / în colaborare cu:

                        Dr. Florea Costea – Muzeul Judeţean de Istorie Braşov

                        Dr. Valeriu Sarbu – Muzeul Brăilei

                        Dr. Lucica Savu – Muzeul Judeţean de Istorie Braşov

                        A. Bălos – DPCN Hunedoara

 

2012: Sibot 3 (Sarmizegetusa Ulpia Traiana) (Hunedoara County) – Archaeological Excavation / Săpături arheologice – Imperial Roman

            In collaboration with / în colaborare cu:

                        Dr. Paul Damian – Muzeul Naţional de Istorie a României, Bucureşti

                        Dr. Adela Bâltâc – Muzeul Naţional de Istorie a României, Bucureşti

 

2011-2012: Cheile Turului, Cluj Napoca (Cluj County) – Archaeological Excavation / Săpături arheologice – Late Neolithic

            In collaboration with / în colaborare cu:

                        Dr. Mihai Rotea – Muzeul Naţional de Istorie a Transilvaniei, Cluj

 

2010-2012: Dâmbul Cetăţii, Păuleni Ciuc (Harghita County) – Archaeological Excavation / Săpături arheologice – Late Neolithic, Early Bronze Age

            In collaboration with / în colaborare cu:

                        Dr. Valerii Kavruk – Muzeul Naţional a Carpaţiilor Răsăriteni, Sfântu Gheorghe

                        Dr. Dan Buzea – Muzeul Naţional a Carpaţiilor Răsăriteni, Sfântu Gheorghe

 

2010-2012: Late Bronze Age Populations, Cluj Napoca (Cluj County) – Osteology Workshop / Seminar osteologic – Late Bronze Age

            In collaboration with / în colaborare cu:

                        Dr. M. Rotea – Muzeul Naţional de Istorie a Transilvaniei, Cluj

 

 

2007: Valea Mâţii, Hălmeag (Brasov County) – Archaeological Excavation / Săpături arheologice – Late Neolithic, Transition to Bronze Age

            In collaboration with / în colaborare cu:

                       Dr. F. Costea – Muzeul Judeţean de Istorie Braşov

 

2006-2007: Căţănaş, Tilişca (Sibiu County) – Archaeological Excavation / Săpături arheologice – Middle Bronze Age (Witenberg), Early Iron Age (Hallstatt), Late Iron Age (Dacian)

            In collaboration with / în colaborare cu:

                        Dr. Dumitru Popa – Universitatea Lucian Blaga, Sibiu

 

2003-2006: Pe Tablă, Moşna (Sibiu County) – Archaeological Excavation / Săpături arheologice – Late Neolithic, Transition to Bronze Age

            In collaboration with / în colaborare cu:

                        Dr. Mircea Lazăr – Muzeul Naţional de Istorie Brukenthal, Sibiu

                        Adrian Georgescu – Muzeul Naţional de Istorie Brukenthal, Sibiu

 

2001-2002: Pietriş, Miercurea Sibiului (Sibiu County) – Archaeological Excavation / Săpături arheologice – Early Neolithic, Late Neolithic, Migration Period

            In collaboration with / în colaborare cu:

                        Dr. Sabin A. Luca – Universitatea Lucian Blaga, Sibiu

                        A. Georgescu – Muzeul Naţional de Istorie Brukenthal, Sibiu

 

2001-2002: Tumul, Apoldu de Jos (Sibiu County) – Archaeological Excavation / Săpături arheologice – Early Bronze Age

            In collaboration with / în colaborare cu:

                        Dr. S.A. Luca – Universitatea Lucian Blaga, Sibiu

                        A. Georgescu – Muzeul Naţional de Istorie Brukenthal, Sibiu

 

2001: Castelul Corvinilor, Hunedoara (Hunedoara County) – Archaeological Excavation / Săpături arheologice – Late Iron Age (Dacian), Medieval

            In collaboration with / în colaborare cu:

                        Dr. S.A. Luca – Universitatea Lucian Blaga, Sibiu

                        Dr. Nicolae Cerişer – Muzeul Castelul Corvinilor, Hunedoara

                        Dr. C. Roman – Muzeul Castelul Corvinilor, Hunedoara

 

 

Year by Year

 

2019

  • Rapolt-Excavation and Survey (Hunedoara County) - Imperial Roman/Rural Settlement

  • Rapolt-Excavation (Hunedoara County) - Imperial Roman/Provincial Villa

  • Rapolt-Micia (Hunedoara County) Ground-Penetrating Radar Exploration and Roman Excavation - Imperial Roman/Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR)

  • Micia - Geophysics Survey (Hunedoara County) - Imperial Roman/Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR)

  • Odorheiu Secuiesc-Bioarchaeology Research Laboratory Workshops (Harghita County) - Late Medieval/Juvenile Remains

  • Odorheiu Secuiesc-Osteology Research Laboratory Workshop (Harghita County) - Late Medieval/Adult Remains

  • Valeni-Mortuary Excavation (Harghita County) - Medieval/Cemetery

  • Valeni-Ossuary Excavation/Commingled Remains Laboratory Workshop (Harghita County) - Medieval/Cemetery

2018

  • Rapolt-Excavation and Survey (Hunedoara County) - Imperial Roman/Rural Settlement

  • Rapolt-Excavation (Hunedoara County) - Imperial Roman/Provincial Villa

  • Micia - Geophysics Survey (Hunedoara County) - Imperial Roman/Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR)

  • Odorheiu Secuiesc-Bioarchaeology Research Laboratory Workshops (Harghita County) - Late Medieval/Juvenile Remains

  • Odorheiu Secuiesc-Osteology Research Laboratory Workshop (Harghita County) - Late Medieval/Adult Remains

  • Valeni-Mortuary Excavation (Harghita County) - Medieval/Cemetery

  • Valeni-Ossuary Excavation/Commingled Remains Laboratory Workshop (Harghita County) - Medieval/Cemetery

2017

  • Rapolt-Excavation and Survey (Hunedoara County) - Imperial Roman/Rural Settlement

  • Rapolt-Excavation (Hunedoara County) - Imperial Roman/Provincial Villa

  • Rapolt and Hunedoara - Geophysics Survey (Hunedoara County) - Imperial Roman and Medieval/Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR)

  • Odorheiu Secuiesc-Bioarchaeology Research Laboratory Workshops (Harghita County) - Late Medieval/Juvenile Remains

  • Odorheiu Secuiesc-Osteology Research Laboratory Workshop (Harghita County) - Late Medieval/Adult Remains

  • Valeni-Mortuary Excavation (Harghita County) - Medieval/Cemetery

2016

  • Rapolt-Excavation and Survey (Hunedoara County) - Imperial Roman/Rural Settlement

  • Rapolt-Excavation (Hunedoara County) - Imperial Roman/Provincial Villa

  • Rapolt-Geophysics Survey (Hunedoara County) - Imperial Roman/Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR)

  • Rasnov-Excavation (Brasov County) - Daco-Roman/Castrum

  • Rasnov-Survey (Brasov County) - Daco-Roman/Civilian Settlement-Castrum Extra Muros

  • Odorheiu Secuiesc-Bioarchaeology Research Laboratory Workshops (Harghita County) - Late Medieval/Juvenile Remains

  • Odorheiu Secuiesc-Osteology Research Laboratory Workshop (Harghita County) - Late Medieval/Adult Remains

  • Odorheiu Secuiesc-Pathology Research Laboratory Workshop (Harghita County) - Late Medieval/Adult Remains and Juvenile Remains

  • Odorheiu Secuiesc-Intensive Osteology Research Laboratory Workshop (Harghita County) - Late Medieval/Adult and Juvenile Remains

  • Oraseni-Funerary Excavation (Harghita County) - Medieval/Deviant Mass Grave Cemetery

  • Valeni-Mortuary Excavation (Harghita County) - Medieval/Cemetery

2015

  • Rapolt-Excavation (Hunedoara County) - Imperial Roman/Rural Settlement

  • Rapolt-Geophysics Survey (Hunedoara County) - Imperial Roman/Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR)

  • Rasnov-Excavation (Brasov County) - Daco-Roman/Castrum

  • Rasnov-Geophysics Survey (Brasov County) - Imperial Roman/Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR)

  • Odorheiu Secuiesc-Bioarchaeology Research Laboratory Workshop (Harghita County) - Late Medieval/Juvenile Remains

  • Odorheiu Secuiesc-Osteology Research Laboratory Workshop (Harghita County) - Late Medieval/Adult Remains

  • Sarmizegetusa-Excavation (Hunedoara County) – Imperial Roman/Urban

  • Valeni-Mortuary Excavation (Harghita County) - Medieval/Cemetery

  • Uroi-Excavation, Osteology (Hunedoara County) - Late Bronze Age/Funerary Monument, Mixed Remains

2014

  • Rapolt-Excavation (Hunedoara County) - Imperial Roman/Rural Settlement

  • Rasnov-Excavation (Brasov County) - Daco-Roman/Castrum

  • Odorheiu Secuiesc-Bioarchaeology Research Laboratory Workshop (Harghita County) - Late Medieval/Juvenile Remains

  • Odorheiu Secuiesc-Osteology Research Laboratory Workshop (Harghita County) - Late Medieval/Adult Remains

  • Sarmizegetusa-Excavation (Hunedoara County) – Imperial Roman/Urban

  • Valeni-Mortuary Excavation (Harghita County) - Medieval/Cemetery

2013

  • Rapolt-Excavation (Hunedoara County) - Imperial Roman/Rural Settlement

  • Rasnov-Excavation (Brasov County) - Daco-Roman/Castrum

  • Racos-Excavation (Brasov County) - Middle Bronze Age, Iron Age/Fortified Settlement

  • Bradesti/Lueta-Mortuary Excavation (Harghita County) - Late Medieval/Cemetery

  • Odorheiu Secuiesc-Bioarchaeology Research Laboratory Workshop (Harghita County) - Late Medieval/Human Remains

  • Odorheiu Secuiesc-Osteology Research Laboratory Workshop (Harghita County) - Late Medieval/Human Remains

2012

  • Cluj Napoca-Osteology Workshop (Cluj County) - Late Bronze Age/Human Remains

  • Racos-Excavation (Brasov County) - Middle Bronze Age, Iron Age/Fortified Settlement

  • Rasnov-Excavation (Brasov County) - Daco-Roman/Castrum

  • Sarmizegetusa - Sibot-Excavation (Alba County) – Imperial Roman

2011

  • Cheile Turului-Excavation (Cluj County) - Transition to Bronze Age, Early and Middle Bronze Age

  • Cluj Napoca-Osteology Workshop (Cluj County) - Late Bronze Age/Human Remains

  • Racos-Excavation (Brasov County) - Middle Bronze Age, Iron Age/Fortified Settlement

  • Rasnov-Excavation (Brasov County) - Daco-Roman/Castrum

  • Soimeni-Excavation (Harghita County) - Eneolithic, Bronze Age/Fortified Settlement

2010

  • Cluj Napoca-Osteology Workshop (Cluj County) - Late Bronze Age/Human Remains

  • Racos-Excavation (Brasov County) - Middle Bronze Age, Iron Age/Fortified Settlement

  • Rasnov-Excavation (Brasov County) - Daco-Roman/Castrum

  • Soimeni-Excavation (Harghita County) - Eneolithic, Bronze Age/Fortified Settlement

2009

  • Racos-Excavation (Brasov County) - Middle Bronze Age, Iron Age/Fortified Settlement

2008

  • Racos-Excavation (Brasov County) - Middle Bronze Age, Iron Age/Fortified Settlement

2007

  • Halmeag (Brasov County) - Eneolithic/Settlement

  • Tilisca (Sibiu County) - Iron Age/Fortified Acropolis

2006

  • Mosna-Excavation (Sibiu County) - Eneolithic/Settlement

  • Tilisca-Excavation (Sibiu County) - Iron Age/Fortified Acropolis

2005

  • Mosna-Excavation (Sibiu County) - Eneolithic/Settlement

2004

  • Mosna-Excavation (Sibiu County) - Eneolithic/Settlement

2003

  • Mosna-Excavation (Sibiu County) - Eneolithic/Settlement

2001

  • Hunedoara-Excavation (Hunedoara County) - Iron Age, Medieval/ Cemetery, Castle

  • Miercurea Sibiului-Excavation (Sibiu County) - Neolithic, Eneolithic, Migration Period/Settlement

 

International Projects and Research Programs

 

Transylvania - Romania

 

2001-2021