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BIAA suggests: Call for VEKAM research awards

With a view to awarding noteworthy work in the field, VEKAM has issued a call for scientific research to investigate and analyze urban development, social, institutional and economic history as well as the culture and cultural heritage of Ankara and its surroundings.

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Aphrodisias: talk by Professor Wilson

Aphrodisias: talk by Professor Wilson - Daunt Books, 83 Marylebone High Street, London W1U 4QW, at 6.30 for 7 pm on Monday 28 November

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BRISMES Annual Conference 2017: Call for Papers

CALL FOR PAPERS: BRISMES Annual Conference 2017
Movement and Migration in the Middle East: People and Ideas in Flux
IMES, University of Edinburgh | 5-7 July 2017

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BIAA suggests: Sixteenth Annual Hellenic Lecture

16 March 2017: Sixteenth Annual Hellenic Lecture, Management Lecture Theatre, Royal Holloway, University of London. Dr Alexis Alexandris, diplomat and historian, former Consul General of Greece in Istanbul and Representative of Greece to the UN, Geneva, will speak on “The Greek Communities in Turkey: Past, Present and Future”. Read more>>

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Publication of 'An Album of Maps', by David French

We are pleased to announce the publication of the newest text in this series, Roman Roads and Milestones, 'An Album of Maps', by David French. Please be aware of the large file size (c. 380 MB), which is due to the number and high quality of the maps included in the publication. Download it here »

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BIAA suggest: TÜBİTAK-British Council Bilateral Cooperation Call

The Katip Çelebi-Newton Bilateral Cooperation Call is now open for researchers in Turkey registered on TÜBİTAK ARBİS (Researcher Information System). Call duration 17 August - 31 October 2016

See more on British Council Website

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BIAA suggests: 4 Research Associate positions for the project Impact of Ancient Cites

Applications are sought for four postdoctoral researchers on the ERC funded ‘Impact of the Ancient City’ project led by the Principal Investigator Professor Andrew Wallace-Hadrill. See details at

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British Academy Research Fellowships can now be hosted at the BIAA

The British International Research Institutes (BIRI) are pleased to announce that henceforth, British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowships, Mid-Career Fellowships and Senior Research Fellowships may include time spent at a BIRI institution.  Details of the grant schemes may be found at Read more>>

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BIAA condolences message for the loss of Dr.-Ing. Martin Bachmann

The BIAA wishes to express our most heartfelt condolences for the tragic loss of our dear friend and colleague Dr.-Ing. Martin Bachmann, second director of the Germany Archaeological Institute in Istanbul. He will be sorely missed by all of us


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BIAA message regarding the events of July 15th in Turkey

The BIAA members and staff would like to express their wholehearted support for Turkish democracy and the Turkish people after the terrible experience and great danger they went through on the night of 15 July.  Our deepest condolences go to the relatives of the victims of the violence and our sympathy to those recovering.  We are confident that Turkish democracy will emerge all the stronger from these events.

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