Senior Project Manager
Nick has excavated widely in Orkney since graduating from Glasgow University with an MA Honours Archaeology. Over the last decade he has managed both commercial and research projects for the Orkney Archaeological Trust and latterly for the Orkney Research Centre for Archaeology. Since the inscription of Orkney’s World Heritage Site he has been involved in research and fieldwork relating to the sites: as director of the excavations at Bookan Chambered Tomb and the Neolithic complex on the Ness of Brodgar; as co-ordinator of the geophysics programme; and as a contributor to the Research Agenda. His interests lie in all aspects of the prehistory of the Highlands and Islands and recently also co- directed the excavations at the Knowes of Trotty and Mine Howe. He is a Member of the Institute of Field Archaeologists, Member of Heart of Neolithic Orkney World Heritage Site Research Agenda Committee and an Honorary Research Fellow of the UHI Millennium Institute.