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  • Vacancy: Post Doctoral, Doctoral and Masters Positions

    VACANCY: POST DOCTORAL, DOCTORAL AND MASTERS POSITIONS NRF/DST SARChI CHAIR IN THE ORIGINS OF MODERN BEHAVIOUR Evolutionary Studies Institute UNIVERSITY OF THE WITWATERSRAND, JOHANNESBURG The National Research Foundation SARChI Chair in the ‘Origins of Modern Human Behaviour’ is held by Professor C.S. Henshilwood and co-chaired by Prof. S Wurz. There is funding available in 2019 […]

  • Obituary: Yvonne Brink

    Obituary: Yvonne Brink We were immensely saddened to hear that our friend and colleague, the historical archaeologist Dr Yvonne Brink, passed away in Cape Town on 1 July 2018 at the age of 86. Yvonne was one of the first historical archaeologists who trained at the University of Cape Town from the 1980s onward. She […]

  • Iziko Archaeology collections closed

    Due to a large-scale renovation project, Iziko Archaeology Collections are closed as of 1 July, 2018 until June, 2019 (estimate). These collections include all Later, Middle and Early Stone Age material, Rock Art, Physical Anthropology collections, and archaeology archives. Researchers are welcome to contact the Archaeology Unit to submit research applications to ensure that they […]

  • ASAPA Archive Project

    ASAPA Archive Project We are launching the ASAPA Archive Project this month. We need all members’ assistance to build a lasting record of our association’s contribution to southern African archaeology. Please contact the project coordinator, Dr Annie Antonites, at if you have any of the following material: Agendas and minutes (eg. council and BGM, […]