Applications are open for the 2018 Black Church Cemetery Project (BCCP) Bioarchaeology Field school taking place at the Institute of Archaeology ‘V. Pârvan’, c/o The Romanian Academy in Bucharest (Romania).

Our intensive two-week field school offers a fantastic opportunity to gain theoretical and hands-on experience on this well-preserved and archaeologically well-documented medieval Transylvanian skeletal assemblage through lectures, seminars and lab activities delivered by instructors and guest speakers on human skeletal remains post-excavation processing (cleaning, curation, analysis and storage), skeletal anatomy, paleopathology, burial practices and bone photography and photogrammetry.

This is also a great opportunity to visit and discover Romania and its vibrant capital city.

For further information please visit our website or email us at [email protected] You can also follow us on Facebook (@BCCPBioarchFieldschool) and Twitter (@BCCPBioarch)


Field school's sexual harassment policy as submitted

The BCCP Bioarchaeology Field school organisers, staff and supporting sponsors are committed to a zero tolerance policy towards sexual, verbal and any other form of harassment. The BCCP team is committed to providing a safe, caring and inclusive learning and working environment. Project staff and participants are expected to respect the rights of others, regardless of economic status, race, colour, national or ethnic origin, language group, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age or ability. Disrespectful and inappropriate behaviour causing distress and/or an unjustified disruption of the activities will not be tolerated. The organisers reserve the right to ask a Participant to withdraw at any time if conduct or behaviour jeopardises the welfare of any participant and/or the fulfilment of the objectives and the goals of the project.

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