Martin Carver

Martin Carver was an army officer for 15 years, a commercial archaeologist for 13 and Professor of Archaeology at York 1986-2007. He has created two commercial archaeology units (Birmingham Archaeology and FAS-Heritage Ltd.) and initiated two museums (at Sutton Hoo and Portmahomack). He has carried out archaeological research in England, Scotland, France, Italy and Algeria and is the author of Archaeological Investigation (2009). His awards include the European Archaeology Heritage Prize for 2015.