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Nico Roymans (1954) is full professor of Northwest European archaeology at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam since 1998. His research interests include the social organisation of Late Iron Age societies, the archaeology of Celto-Germanic societies and their integration into the Roman world, ethnicity and ethnogenesis in the Roman empire, and the archaeology of mass violence and genocide in antiquity. He acquired and directed 8 major research projects, each including several sub-projects for PhD students and/or postdocs, with themes as and Since 2016 he is director of the project Portable Antiquities in the Netherlands, aimed at a systematic registration of small metal finds in private collections.

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https://vu-nl.academia.edu/NRoymans

 

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  • Centraal College van Dekundigen | Gouda | Collegelid | 2014-01-02

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Research Output 1990 2018

A Roman massacre in the far north. Caesar’s annihilation of the Tencteri and Usipetes in the Dutch river area

Roymans, N. 1 Jan 2018 Conflict archaeology. Materialities of collective violence in late prehistoric and early historic Europe . Fernández-Götz, M. & Roymans, N. (eds.). Taylor & Francis, p. 167-181 15 p. (Themes in Contemporary Archaeology; vol. 5)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Conflict archaeology. Materialities of collective violence in late prehistoric and early historic Europe

Fernández-Götz, M. & Roymans, N. G. A. M. 1 Jan 2018 Taylor & Francis. (Themes in Contemporary Archaeology; vol. 5)

Research output: Book/ReportBook editing

Some Napoleonic-style army camps from the period of the Dutch-Belgian separation (1830-1839) in the Southern Netherlands

Roymans, N. G. A. M., Beex, B. & Roymans, J. 15 Feb 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Conflict Archaeology. 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The archaeology of warfare and mass violence in ancient Europe. An introduction

Roymans, N. & Fernández-Götz, M. 1 Jan 2018 Conflict archaeology. Materialities of collective violence in late prehistoric and early historic Europe . Fernández-Götz, M. & Roymans, N. (eds.). Taylor & Francis, p. 1-10 10 p. (Themes in Contemporary Archaeology; vol. 5)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Archeologisch onderzoek bij Lienden-Den Eng, gemeente Buren. Prehistorische begravingen en een goudschat uit de 5de eeuw na Chr.

Heeren, S., De Kort, J. W. & Roymans, N. G. A. M. 1 Nov 2017 CLUE Vrije Universiteit. 53 p. (Zuidnederlandse Archeologische Rapporten; vol. 70)

Research output: Book/ReportBook