• Annual Report 2015-2016

    Annual Report 2015-2016


  • Greek and Roman Pottery

    Greek and Roman Pottery


    Postgraduate Course in Prehistoric, Greek and Roman Pottery:

    an intensive primer for the study of pottery in Greece

    1st  - 14th April 2017


  • Introduction to Ceramic Petrology Course

    Introduction to Ceramic Petrology Course

    15-26 May 2017




    Artist in Residence talk

    Annabel Dover, "The Dream Lives of Objects"

    29 May 2017

    ASFA, Seminar Room (256 Piraeus Street)


The British School at Athens, an institute for advanced research in the humanities and social sciences, seeks a permanent, full-time IT Officer to develop and maintain its ICT infrastructure, coordinating with the School’s departments to maintain services and develop new projects.  

The work of the IT Officer plays a central role in the operation of the School, interfacing with all departments and helping to organize administration, research and outreach.  The School has a strong ICT focus and regards the development of its e-resources as a key part of its work.

You will be capable of working both independently and in creative teams, combining academic, administrative and technical tasks in a flexible manner, and seeking imaginative solutions to complex problems. You will have at least an MA or MSc (ideally a PhD) either in computer science combined with experience in archaeology or in a field of Hellenic Studies as covered by the School’s mission statement, or in archaeology or a field of Hellenic Studies combined with strong skills and practical experience in ICT.  Familiarity with Axiell Software’s EMu database programme is desirable, but not essential. Ability to communicate effectively in both English and modern Greek is important.

The salary will be up to €35,000, plus health insurance.  The position is available immediately. A probationary period will apply. Residence in Athens (Greece) is a requirement.

Further details are available at: http://www.bsa.ac.uk. Informal enquiries about the post may be addressed to the School Director, Professor John Bennet (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).


Applications should be sent by email as a signed pdf attachment to the School Administrator, Mrs Tania Gerousi (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) by Friday 2 June 2017.

Applicants should supply the following:-

  •  A covering letter (of no more than two pages), giving the applicant’s contact details, outlining the reasons for applying, giving details of supporting  enclosures, and summarising the applicant’s principal qualifications for the job;
  • A curriculum vitae, giving details of past employment, academic and other qualifications, IT skills, academic research interests, and other relevant experience;
  • The names, addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses of two academic referees, whom the candidate has contacted in advance and who have agreed to supply letters of reference sent directly to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by the closing date. 

Equality of opportunity is BSA policy.

The closing date for applications is Friday 2 June 2017. Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed at the School in Athens on Thursday 22 June 2017



  • 29 May 2017
    Annabel Dover, "The Dream Lives of Objects"
  • 07 June 2017
    Ghika Craxton Leigh Fermor: Charmed Lives in Greece
  • 08 June 2017
    Annual Garden Party
  • 30 June 2017
    Dr Maria Andreadaki Vlazaki, "Τελετουργική θυσία στο ΥΜ ΙΙΙΒ ανακτορικό κέντρο της Κυδωνίας (αρχές 13ου αιώνα π.Χ.)"