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Kristin Ilves

  • PL 59, Unioninkatu 38

    00014

    Finland

20082020

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Personal profile

Description of research and teaching

Kristin Ilves is an Assistant Professor in Maritime Archaeology at Helsinki University. Interested in maritime cultural landscapes, she is currently focusing in relating climate, environment, and culture change to each other and is particularly drawn to the construction of island identities. She has an extensive fieldwork experience and a fascination in the development of innovative techniques for the presentation of archaeological sites to public and professional audiences. Kristin Ilves is responsible for teaching in maritime archaeology.

Fields of Science

  • 615 History and Archaeology
  • Maritime Archaeology
  • Island archaeology
  • Coastal archaeology
  • Maritime Cultural Landscape
  • Archaeological method and theory
  • Late Iron Age
  • Settlement archaeology
  • Landing sites and harbours
  • Public outreach

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

Publications

Champagnegaleassen

Ilves, K., 2019, In : Skärgård : tidskrift utgiven av Skärgårdsinstitutet vid Åbo Akademi.. 2, p. 36-39

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleGeneral public

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Seals as a ritual signifier: re-evaluating the Ålandic clay paw burial rite

Ilves, K., 2019, In : Fennoscandia Archaeologica. XXXVI, p. 33-52 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Kvarnbohallen - en arkeologisk upptäcktsresa

Ilves, K. & Olin, R., 2018

Research output: Non-textual formDigital or Visual ProductsProfessional

Stone foundation houses of the Late Iron Age and early medieval Åland and new C14-dates from the settlment of Kulla

Ilves, K., 2018, In : Fennoscandia Archaeologica. XXXIV, p. 59-82 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Projects

The Yacht Alanta

Ilves, K. & Engren, J. J. K.

01/04/2019 → …

Project: Other project

The People of Great Zimbabwe

Mtetwa, E., Peyroteo Stjerna, R., Löwenborg, D., Ilves, K., Araújo, A. C. & Darmark, K.

Project: Research project

Activities

  • 7 Organisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars
  • 7 Oral presentation
  • 5 Invited talk
  • 3 Peer review of manuscripts

International Congress for Underwater Archaeology

Kristin Ilves (Scientific Committee Member), Veronica Walker Vadillo (Scientific Committee Member), Minna Koivikko (Scientific Committee Vice Chair), Kalle Heikki Samuli Virtanen (Chair of organizing committee), Riikka Minerva Alvik (Scientific Committee Member), Emilia Mataix Ferrándiz (Scientific Committee Member)
23 Aug 202129 Aug 2021

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Is this maritime enough?

Kristin Ilves (Keynote speaker)
6 Nov 20198 Nov 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Claiming and rejecting heritage on the Åland Islands

Kristin Ilves (Invited speaker)
17 May 201918 May 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Those who don’t take risks, don’t drink champagne

Kristin Ilves (Keynote speaker)
22 Mar 201924 Mar 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

COST action ZAGREB workshop

Kristin Ilves (Attendee)
18 Jun 201921 Jun 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars