Topic ID #39522 - posted 5/18/2018 3:14 AM

Geoarchaeological Volunteer Camps in Kazakhstan in 2018

During the summer and autumn of 2018, the Laboratory of Geoarchaeology (Faculty of History, Archeology and Ethnology, Al-Farabi Kazakh National University) is organizing archaeological investigations covering all periods from Palaeolithic to Modern times all over Kazakhstan. The programme of work consists mainly in mapping, documenting and collecting paleodata for analyses. Open-air lectures in the history, archaeology and paleoenvironment of Central Asia are included. Sessions will take place between June and October 2018 and are 15 days in duration. Volunteers and students of archaeology are welcome to join us. The participation fee is EU250 (or 300USD) per week and academic credit is given by the Kazakh National University. Interested volunteers and students of archaeology should contact the LGA to ask for full details on the various survey and excavation opportunities on offer.


Renewed information is also     available on the Laboratory of Geoarchaeology web site:

Or you can check the updated announcement of our volunteer camps on the Fieldwork webpage of the Archaeological Institute of America


There will be 4 expeditions occurring from June 1, 2018 - October 31, 2018

1) Chu-Ili mountains (Petroglyphs documentation): 15 June-5 July; 7-22 August

2) Botai region (Geoarchaeological study): 14-31 July

3) Syrdarya delta (Geoarchaeological study): 8-30 September

4) North Balkhash lake region (Geoarchaeological study): 8-22 October

Application Deadline: Not applicable


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