Profiles of heritage scientists in training
Click through to view the profiles of recent trainees in heritage science, describing their experience of entry into the profession.
After completing my undergraduate degree in Physics with Astrophysics at Trinity College, Dublin, I moved to conservation by studying for a Graduate Diploma in Conservation at the University of Lincoln…
As part of a BA course in object conservation at Cardiff University, I completed two months' work experience at the Museum of Transport in Glasgow.
I laid the foundations for my future conservation studies by volunteering at National Museums Liverpool's Conservation Centre. There I learned first-hand about the work of a conservation scientist, including how…
I worked for about six years in projects related to preservation and documentation of the cultural and natural heritage. Although I had a computer science background, my work experience increased…
Following an undergraduate degree in Archaeological and Forensic Sciences, I was awarded a Heritage Science Scholarship funded by Historic Royal Palaces to study part-time for an MRes. degree at UCL.