Hana KdolskÁ MA (Hons), Msc 


Hana KdolskaUpon graduating from the University of Edinburgh in 2009 and in 2012 Hana has worked on a wide variety of sites mainly throughout Scotland and the UK. She has a wide experience of fieldwork on all types of archaeological site, with a particular knowledge of the later prehistoric and early historic sites of Scotland having supervised and assisted on excavations as part of Hillforts of Strathdon research project and Rampart Scotland research project. Since 2013 Hana has worked for AOC Archaeology on a wide range of field projects, being the sole archaeologist on a number of watching brief projects such as the James Gillespie’s High School Development, Edinburgh; Little France Children’s Hospital Development, Edinburgh and Couper Street, Edinburgh. Hana has also assisted on a number of evaluations and excavations such as Colton Gate, Edinburgh; Portobello, Edinburgh, Lochrin Basin, Edinburgh and Strathallan, Perthshire. 

Key Projects

2008; 2009   Maiden Castle and Dunnideer, Strathdon: excavating historic and Iron Age hillforts


2010; 2012  White Castle, East Lothian: excavations at the site of an Iron Age hillfort       


2010             Inveresk, Musselburgh: excavating multiperiod site, including Mesolithic and Roman


2013            Balbithan, Aberdeenshire: excavations at the site of a Bronze Age village


2013            Black Loch of Myrton, Dumfries and Galloway, excavating Iron Age lakeside village


2014            Sheriffside, East Lothian: excavating cropmark of an Iron Age hillfort