Damian Robinson

Dr Damian Robinson

Director, Oxford Centre for Maritime Archaeology

Hayes House
75 George St, Oxford, OX1 2BQ


Tel: +44 (0)1865 613791

E-mail: damian.robinson@arch.ox.ac.uk

Research interests

Maritime archaeology, ancient trade and urbanism Damian Robinson is a classical archaeologist with research interests spanning the maritime-terrestrial interface. He is currently directing the OCMA-IEASM excavation of a 5th century BC shipwreck (wreck 43) from Heracleion, Egypt and writing up building survey and excavation in Insula VI.i of Pompeii, Italy.

Selected publications

2011. Wilson, A. and Robinson, D. (eds) Maritime Archaeology and Ancient Trade in the Mediterranean (Oxford Centre for Maritime Archaeology Monograph 6): 11–30. Oxford: OCMA.
2011. Clarke, S. and Robinson, D.J. ‘Geophysical Survey’, in D.L. Stone, D.J. Mattingly and N. Ben Lazreg (eds) Leptiminus (Lamta): A Roman Port Town in Tunisia. Report No. 3. The Field Survey. (Journal of Roman Archaeology Supplementary Series): 83–104

Undergraduate level teaching

Ancient maritime societies
Methods and techniques in maritime archaeology
Republic to empire: Rome 50 BC to AD 50

Masters level teaching

Ancient maritime societies

Publications

Published Books

2011
Robinson, D. and Wilson, A. I. (eds), (2011), Maritime Archaeology and Ancient Trade in the Mediterranean, Oxford Centre for Maritime Archaeology, Monograph 6. School of Archaeology, Oxford.
2010
Robinson, D. and Wilson, A. I. (eds), (2010), Alexandria and the North-Western Delta. Joint Conference Proceedings of Alexandria: City and Harbour (Oxford 2004) and The Trade and Topography of Egypt’s North-West Delta (Berlin 2006), Oxford Centre for Maritime Archaeology, Monograph 5. School of Archaeology, Oxford

Contributions to Edited Books

2011
Robinson, D. and Wilson, A. I. , (2011), Introduction: Maritime Archaeology and the Ancient Economy: in “Robinson, D. and Wilson, A. I. (eds) Maritime Archaeology and Ancient Trade in the Mediterranean”, pp 1-11, Oxford Centre for Maritime Archaeology, Monograph 6. School of Archaeology, Oxford..
2010
Robinson, D. and Wilson, A. I., (2010), Introduction: in “Robinson, D. and Wilson, A.I. (eds), Alexandria and the North-Western Delta. Joint Conference Proceedings of Alexandria: City and Harbour (Oxford 2004) and The Trade and Topography of Egypt’s North-West Delta (Berlin 2006)”, pp xi-xviii, Oxford Centre for Maritime Archaeology, Monograph 5. School of Archaeology, Oxford.
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