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Anna Wessman, FSA

Project researcher, Dr

  • PL 59 (Unioninkatu 38)

    00014

    Finland

  • Finland

20002020

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Personal profile

Education/Academic qualification

docent, Turun yliopisto

Dr.

External positions

Visiting research Fellow, Chester University

Oct 2010 → …

Fields of Science

  • 615 History and Archaeology
  • Iron Age
  • Death and Burial
  • Museum Studies
  • Scandinavian archaeology
  • Viking Age
  • Archaeology and Ethics
  • Metal detecting
  • Community Archaeology
  • Museums
  • Digital Humanities
  • Citizen science

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Publications

Buried in water, burdened by nature—Resilience carried the Iron Age people through Fimbulvinter

Oinonen, M., Alenius, T., Arppe, L., Bocherens, H., Etu-Sihvola, H., Helama, S., Huhtamaa, H., Lahtinen, M., Mannermaa, K., Onkamo, P., Palo, J., Sajantila, A., Salo, K., Sundell, T., Vanhanen, S. & Wessman, A., 21 Apr 2020, In : PLoS One. 15, 4, e0231787.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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FindSampo Platform for Reporting and Studying Archaeological Finds Using Citizen Science

Hassanzadeh, P., Hyvönen, E., Ikkala, E., Tuominen, J., Thomas, S., Wessman, A. & Rohiola, V., 16 Apr 2020, (Accepted/In press) WHiSe 2020 workshop proceedings.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Museum Studies – A Bridge Between Theory and Practice

Robbins, N. (ed.), Thomas, S. (ed.), Wessman, A. (ed.) & Tuominen, M. (ed.), 31 Jan 2020, (In preparation) Museology – A Bridge Between Theory and Practice. Helsinki University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Towards a Cooperative Approach to Hobby Metal Detecting: The European Public Finds Recording Network (EPFRN) Vision Statement

Dobat, A., Deckers, P., Heeren, S., Lewis, M., Thomas, S. E. & Wessman, A. P. F., 5 May 2020, In : European Journal of Archaeology. 23, 2, p. 272-292 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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A Citizen Science Approach to Archaeology: Finnish Archaeological Finds Recording Linked Open Database (SuALT)

Wessman, A., Thomas, S., Rohiola, V., Kuitunen, J., Ikkala, E., Tuominen, J., Koho, M. & Hyvönen, E., 27 May 2019, Digital Humanities in the Nordic Countries: Proceedings of the Digital Humanities in the Nordic Countries 4th Conference. Navarretta, C., Agirrezabal, M. & Maegaard, B. (eds.). Aachen: CEUR Workshop Proceedings, p. 469-478 10 p. (CEUR Workshop Proceedings; no. 2364).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Projects

Book project : Museology - A Bridge Between Theory and Practice

Robbins, N., Thomas, S., Wessman, A. & Tuominen, M.

01/06/201831/12/2020

Project: Other project

Archaeology (in the Department of Philosophy, History, Culture and Art Studies) (ARCH-HU)

Alenius, T. H., Alvik, R., Arima, H., Carpelan, C., Fiema, Z. T., Haggren, G., Hakulin, L., Halinen, P., Hamari, P., Harlin, E., Hertell, E., Holmqvist-Sipilä, E., Ikäheimo, J., Jalkanen-Mäkelä, M., Jansson, H., Jansson, J., Kankaanpää, J., Kirkinen, T., Kivimäki, S. (., Koivisto, S., Kouki, P., Kämäräinen, E., Lagerstedt, J., Lahelma, A., Laulumaa, V. A., Lavento, M., Lehtinen, L., Leimu, K., Leino, M., Maaranen, P., Mannermaa, K., Manninen, M. A., Mikkola, E., Mikkola, T., Mökkönen, T. O., Nissin, L. H., Niukkanen, M., Nordqvist, K., Nurminen, K., Perttola, W., Pesonen, P. A. P., Rankama, T., Rosendahl, U., Räihälä, O., Salminen, T., Salo, K. H., Seitsonen, O., Seppälä, S., Silvonen, S., Suha, M., Tallavaara, M., Tuovinen, T., Uino, P., Viitanen, E., Vajanto, K. & Wessman, A.

28/02/2011 → …

Project: Research Evaluation 2011

SuALT: SuALT: yhteisöllinen tutkimusinfrastruktuuri arkeologisille löydöille linkitetyn avoimen tiedon avulla

Thomas, S., Hyvönen, E., Salmela, U., Tuominen, J., Wessman, A., Ikkala, E., Koho, M., Melin, J., Kangert, N., Deckers, P., Roymans, N., Lewis, M., Dobat, A. & Pitblado, B.

EU, Academy of Finland, SUOMEN AKATEMIA

Project: Research project

Digital Educational Tool Development – Durgapuja and Museums

Zeiler, X., Thomas, S., Wessman, A., Tomperi, E., Vainonen, P., Forsell, H., Grieve, G., Radde-Antweiler, K., Ray Murray, P., Sillanpää, S. & Huhtaniemi, E.

University of Helsinki, Helsinki

01/01/201831/12/2018

Project: Research project

Prizes

Erityiskiitos tehdystä työstä

Anna Wessman (Recipient), 9 Apr 2016

Prize: Prizes and awards

Goldean Leaves Award 2018

Jessica Cerezo-Roman (Recipient), Anna Wessman (Recipient) & Howard Williams (Recipient), 6 Apr 2018

Prize: Prizes and awards

Vuoden arkeologinen teko 2014

Anna Wessman (Recipient), 25 Mar 2015

Prize: Prizes and awards

Vuoden arkeologinen teko 2015

Anna Wessman (Recipient), Apr 2016

Prize: Prizes and awards

Activities

European Public Finds Recording Network (External organisation)

Suzie Thomas (Board member), Anna Wessman (Board member), Pieterjan Deckers (Board member), Michael Lewis (Board member), Stijn Heeren (Board member), Andres Dobat (Board member)
8 Jan 2020 → …

Activity: Membership typesMembership or other role in research network

Archaeologia Baltica (Journal)

Anna Wessman (Member of editorial board)
Jan 2020 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditor of series

What is a treasure in Finland?

Anna Wessman (Speaker)
1 Feb 2020

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Between skins – animal skins in the Iron Age and historical burials in eastern Fennoscandia

Anna Wessman (Member of thesis committee / follow-up group)
5 Apr 2019

Activity: Examination typesMember of doctoral thesis committee / follow-up group

Suomen arkeologisten löytöjen linkitetty avoin tietokanta

Anna Wessman (Speaker)
21 Jan 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation