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Institute of Archaeological Studies
Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Am Bergbaumuseum 31
44791 Bochum

Room 0.1.3a

Office Hours
by appointment per Zoom

+49 (0)234 32-25922

Barbora.Weissova@rub.de or


Dr. Barbora Weissová

Research Interests

  • Ancient Thrace
  • Ancient Roadsystems
  • Digital Archaeology, esp. GIS applications in archaeology
  • Methods of spatial analysis and quantification
  • Methods and design of archaeological survey

Curriculum Vitae

  • since Nov' 2017 Akademische Rätin auf Zeit (Lecturer/Assistant Professor) at the Institute of Archaeological Studies
  • 2017 PhD at the Freie Universität Berlin
    Title of the Doctoral Thesis: "Regional Economy, Settlement Patterns and the Road System in Bithynia (4th century BC - 6th century AD). Spatial and Quantitative Analysis"
  • 2017 Stipend of the Centre for Mediterranean Studies at the Ruhr-Universität in Bochum
  • 2015 Research stipend at the University Sv. Kliment Ohridski in Sofia
  • 2013–2016 Doctoral fellow at the Topoi Excellence Cluster 264 (Research Group A-6 Economic Space), Berlin Graduate School of Ancient Studies (Doctoral program Landscape Archaeology and Architecture), and Freie Universität Berlin (Classical archaeology)
  • 2012–2013 Research stipend at the University College London
  • 2009–2013 PhD studies at the Charles University in Prague, three-year research grant, financial support provided by the Charles University
  • 2009 MA in Classical Archaeology, Charles University in Prague
  • 2007 BA in Classical Archaeology, Charles University in Prague

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