Invitation to the lecture

Department of Archaeology of Barbaricum and the Roman Provinces invites to the lecture presented by Dr Alexander Sarantis from the Faculty of History University of Warsaw. The lecture entitled “Avar-Slav Raiding Warfare and the Balkan ‘Dark Age’, 581-750: An Archaeological Survey” will take place on 22nd March 2023 (Wednesday) at 9.45–11.15 a.m. in the Faculty of Archaeology UW, room 2.06. Invitation with summary of the lecture

Dr. Ricardo Fernandes (Max Planck Institute of Geoanthropology, Jena, Germany) – series of workshops/lectures

Dear Colleagues,

We are happy to announce that Dr. Ricardo Fernandes from Max Planck Institute of Geoanthropology, Jena, Germany, will come to the Faculty of Archaeology at the University of Warsaw with a series of workshops/lectures. Here is the time table:

1. Introduction to Bayesian modelling of archaeological isotopic data
Tuesday, 14 March, 11:00–13:00

2.  Towards a systems-based historical science
Tuesday, 14 March, 15:00–16:30

3. Case studies in South American archaeological isotopic research
Tuesday, 14 March, 16:45–17:30

4. Mediterranean isotopic research: archaeological case studies
Monday, 20 March, 9:45–11:15

All meetings will be scheduled in room 1.09 of the faculty’s building (ul. Krakowskie Przedmieście 26/28, Szkoła Główna). We welcome all scholars and students interested in archaeological science and Big Data approach in archaeology.

Best regards,

Arkadiusz Sołtysiak

The secret life of furniture. A different view on beds, chairs, and thrones – lecture

We would like to invite you to a lecture of

Dr. Manon Schutz

(The University of Oxford and Universität Münster)

The secret life of furniture. A different view on beds, chairs, and thrones

The online lecture will take place on March 7 at 4.45 PM:

The lecture will be held as part of the seminar “Archaeology of Egypt and Nubia” (Faculty of Archaeology, University of Warsaw).

Photography exhibition “Chernihiv: Wartime 2022 – Russian invasion of Ukraine”

We invite you to the opening of the photography exhibition “Chernihiv: Wartime 2022 – Russian invasion of Ukraine”, which will take place on March 1 (Wednesday), at 10:00, in the Korytarz Gallery in the building of the Faculty of Archeology of the University of Warsaw at Krakowskie Przedmieście 26/28.

The authors of the photos are Valentyn Bobyr and Vladyslav Savenok

During the opening, Vladyslav Savenok (one of the authors) and Dr. Volodymyr Pylypenko from the University of Chernihiv will talk about the photographs.

– Vladislav Savenok –

“Some of these pictures have already gone around the world. They show how war destroys dreams, cities and countries that seek freedom and defend their independence”.


The Department of Archeology of the Barbaricum and Roman Provinces  are delighted to invite you to a lecture which will be delivered by a guest – Dr. Lina Diers from the Institute of Archeology of the Austrian Academy of Sciences. Dr. Diers will present a paper entitled “Roman Regional Pottery Supply Systems between the Stara Planina and the Danube (Bulgaria) during the Principate.”

The presentation is cancelled due to the sudden health problems of the speaker!

CALL FOR PAPERS – Sympozjum Egejskie: 9th Conference in Aegean Archaeology

We are pleased to announce the Call for Papers for Sympozjum Egejskie: 9th Conference in Aegean Archaeology, which will take place in Warsaw and online on June 19th and 20th 2023!

Please send your abstracts (in English, max. 250 words), your personal details (title, full name, affiliation, email address) and a short personal biography (max. 100 words including ORCID number and/or research webpage links) to by March 20th 2023.

For more information please follow this link:

Sympozjum Egejskie 9: Call for Papers

Student representative election results

I kindly inform you that on November 10, the results of the election of student representatives at the Faculty of Archeology were announced.

The following were elected to the Student Council of the Faculty of Archeology of the University of Warsaw:

1. BELKIEWICZ Klaudia Monika
3. FORNAL Nikola Lucyna
4. KOBOJEK Weronika Wiktoria
5. KURJAN Izabella Natalia

Student representatives in the Council of the Faculty of Archeology of the University of Warsaw were:

1. KURJAN Izabella Natalia
2. SŁUGOCKI Jarema Ryszard
3. SZYMANEK Jędrzej Filip

The published election protocols are attached (in Polish only): Protokół – RSS WA – okr. wyb. nr 19; Protokół – RW WA.

Congratulations to all those selected, and I look forward to fruitful cooperation.

Elżbieta Jaskulska

Vice-Dean for Student Affairs
Faculty of Archeology, University of Warsaw