Ms SARAH HIEPLER

Ms SARAH HIEPLER

Research PG

Overview
Ms SARAH HIEPLER
Ms SARAH HIEPLER

Contact Details

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The University of Aberdeen G05 Edward Wright Building
Department of Anthropology
University of Aberdeen
Aberdeen, AB24 3QY

Biography

University of Aberdeen, PhD Anthropology - Archaeology (2019-2023)

University of Oxford, MPhil Classical Archaeology (2016-2018)

Southern Methodist University, BA Art History, Minors Arts Managment, Archaeology, Music (2012-2016)


Internal Memberships and Affiliations

PGR Representative for the School of Social Science (2020-2021)

Symposium Co-Coordinator for Granite Journal (2021)

Research

Research Overview

Anthropology of death, museum studies, history of collecting, ancient human remains, Etruscan archaeology, Greek vase painting.

Current Research

Social constructions of death, how death can be framed in exhibitions, ethnographic accounts of the making and reception of exhibitions, digital exhibitions, community engagement initiatives in museums, the death positive movement.

Knowledge Exchange and Public Engagement

Peer-reviewer for Common Ground Research Networks

Teaching

Teaching Responsibilities

 

Teaching Assistant

 

AT1003 (2020-21) Introduction To Anthropology: Peoples of The World

 

AT1502 (2020-2021) Introduction to Anthropology: Questions of Diversity

 

Summer Bridging Programme (2021) Sociology, Politics and Anthropology : Social Inclusion and Cultural Diversity

 


Non-Course Teaching Responsibilities

Guest Lecturer (April 6th, 2021) Seminar on Ancient Art, SMU’s “Egyptian Mummy” at the Dallas Museum of Art: Ethics and New Approaches to the Exhibition of Ancient Human Remains. Southern Methodist University, Dallas.