Directors and Mentors

Directors and Mentors

The BAKOTA team during the June 2013 excavations. Gábor Bácsmegi is an Archaeologist at the Munkácsy Mihály Museum in Békéscsaba.  He specializes in the reconstruction of ancient environments and the Neolithic of southeastern Europe. Gustavo Cerquera Benjumea  is a Toronto-based digital media and animation instructor at OCAD and Brock University. He specializes in computer animation, installation, and drawing. His work has been exhibited across Canada and internationally. Webpage:www.gustavocerquera.com Paul R. Duffy is Canadian Co-Director, and founder of the BAKOTA project. He is a Research Associate at the Field Museum in Chicago and lectures at the University of Toronto. He specializes in the European Bronze Age, spatial analysis, and sociocultural change in middle-range societies….

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Field School

Field School

The Bronze Age Körös Off-Tell Archaeological (BAKOTA) Field School: Undergraduate Training in Fieldwork and Independent Research Reporting in European Archaeology is a summer program sponsored by Quinnipiac University and the National Science Foundation’s Research Experiences for Undergraduates Site program (Award N0. 1460820). Field School dates: July 3-August 16, 2018   During this six week program, selected undergraduate students will: 1) work with an international research team while they analyze archaeological material, 2) participate in seminars and workshops taught by experts on archaeological method and theory and the cultural history of Eastern Europe, 3) visit museums and archaeological sites, 4) plan and complete an independent research project with a faculty mentor,…

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Közel negyven sírt tártak fel a Jégvermi kertben

Közel negyven sírt tártak fel a Jégvermi kertben

This newspaper article describes research at the Jégvermi-kert site during an interview with BAKOTA Hungarian co-director Györgyi Parditka and Lászlo Paja.






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Digging Deep

Digging Deep

An article about Quinnipiac students Justine Tynan and Lauren Tosti and their work on the BAKOTA project.






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ANEW: Fun in the field

ANEW: Fun in the field

Julia Giblin blogs about the BAKOTA Project’s latest work in the field this summer.






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The Rise

The Rise

Collaborating with Kristian Kristiansen and “The Rise” project.






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A négyezer éves temető titkai

A négyezer éves temető titkai

An article describing the summer 2013 campaign.






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Négyezer éves településre bukkantak Békés határában

Négyezer éves településre bukkantak Békés határában

“A four thousand year old settlement has been discovered on the outskirts of Békés”






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Ásatás Békésen

Ásatás Békésen

A 5 minute video in “Békés Matrix”, covering excavations at Békés Jégvermi-kert during the 2011 season.






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Régészeti nagyhatalommá vált a Viharsarok

Régészeti nagyhatalommá vált a Viharsarok

Interview with BEOL.hu about recent research focusing on the prehistory of Békés county.






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