The Department of Archaeology offers Undergraduate, Master's and Ph.D programs in archaeology and bioarchaeology. It also offers the only Ph.D program in historical archaeology in Canada, outside of Québec. Research topics are diverse and include hunter-gatherer studies, ethnoarchaeology and palaeoethnobotany.

Current faculty-led research projects and areas of interest include:

For more information visit our Faculty page to see what our professors are up to and the facilities and resources available. Check out our Graduate Student Profiles to see what our current students are working on.


Department of Archaeology

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000