Pathways to Power: Rise of the Early Medieval Kingdoms of the North

Providing an unprecedented focus on how the early kingdoms of northern Europe emerged, and the influences new lifeways, relations with the land and literary cultures had on this watershed transformation of the north.

It will bring together key researchers to promote the University of Aberdeen as a world-leading institution for comparative study of early medieval Northern cultures and build upon important collections at the University of Aberdeen, alongside the research specialisms of multiple disciplines within the university.

Leading to wide dissemination of world-class research, with outstanding potential for scholarly, artistic and popular impact.

Projects

People

Programme Director - Dr Karen Milek
Archaeology, Geosciences, St Mary's Building
tel: +44 (0)1224 273693
email: k.milek@abdn.ac.uk

Programme Director - Dr Gordon Noble
Archaeology, Geosciences, St Mary’s Building
tel: +44 (0)1224 272333
email: g.noble@abdn.ac.uk

Programme Director - Professor Stefan Brink
Scandinavian Studies, 50-52 College Bounds, Old Aberdeen
tel: +44 (0)1224 272411
email: s.brink@abdn.ac.uk

Postdoctoral Research Fellow - Dr Lisa Collinson
Scandinavian Studies, Room CB505, 50-52 College Bounds, Old Aberdeen
tel: +44 (0)1224 272739
email: l.a.collinson@abdn.ac.uk

Postdoctoral Research Fellow - Dr Jan Henrik Fallgren
Archaeology, Geosciences, Room 207, St Mary’s Building
tel: +44 (0)1224 272320
email: j.fallgren@abdn.ac.uk