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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

 

Ancillary activities

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

Last mutation Ancillary Activities: Amsterdam (2014-01-24)

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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: Scientific - peer-reviewChapter

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: ScientificBook editing

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: Scientific - peer-reviewChapter