Alexandra Sanmark

Doctor

  • United Kingdom

  • KW15 1QX

    United Kingdom

Accepting PhD Students

  • 39 Citations
  • 2 h-Index
20012021

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Personal profile

Research expertise

Viking Age administrative organisation and assembly sites

Christianisation

Viking Pre-Christian religion

Landscape Archaeology

Teaching expertise

The Viking Age across Europe

The Archaeology of Orkney and Shetland

The History of Orkney and Shetland

Viking Age religion

Christianisation

Medieval Scandinavia and Iceland

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy, University College London

Award Date: 1 Jan 2003

Master of Arts, University College London

Award Date: 1 Jan 1997

Bachelor of Arts, Queen Mary University of London

Award Date: 1 Jan 1996

External positions

Docent (Honorary Reader), University of Uppsala

2012 → …

Keywords

  • CC Archaeology
  • Viking
  • Landscape Archaeology
  • Norse
  • Scandinavia
  • Scotland
  • Assembly
  • D111 Medieval History
  • Scotland
  • Scandinavia
  • Norse
  • Viking
  • Assembly

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Projects

Archipelagoes of Adventure II: Fiji

Heddle, D. & Sanmark, A.

1/08/1931/07/20

Project: Research

Excavations at Anundshög, Sweden

Jonsson, K., Bäck, M., Lindeberg, M. & Sanmark, A.

1/03/17 → …

Project: Research

Viking and Norse heritage sites

Sanmark, A. & Timoney, S.

1/09/1931/12/19

Project: Research

Waterways in the West Mainland of Orkney: a pilot study

Bates, R., Crawford, B. & Sanmark, A.

British Academy Leverhulme

1/04/181/04/19

Project: Research

Research Output

Viking and Norse Heritage Tourism in Scotland

Timoney, S. & Sanmark, A., 16 Jan 2020, 23 p.

Research output: Book/ReportOther report

Open Access
File
  • ‘Ting sites’ in Scandinavia and Orkney’

    Sanmark, A., 19 Mar 2020, 1 p. Kirkwall : The Orcadian.

    Research output: Other contribution

    Open Access
    File

    Assembly Organisation in the Longue Durée: The Scandinavian Thing Institution in its European Context

    Sanmark, A., 24 May 2019, Quaestiones Medii Aevi Novae. Warsaw: Societas Vistulana, Vol. 23. p. 151-173 22 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  • Prizes

    Docent

    Sanmark, Alexandra (Recipient), 2011

    Prize: National/international honour

  • Fellow

    Sanmark, Alexandra (Recipient), 2010

    Prize: Election to learned society

    Fellow

    Sanmark, Alexandra (Recipient), 2010

    Prize: Election to learned society

    Fellow of The Royal Historical Society

    Sanmark, Alexandra (Recipient), 2010

    Prize: Election to learned society

    Activities

    The fourth St Magnus conference

    Alexandra Sanmark (Organiser)

    16 Apr 201818 Apr 2018

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

    Brepols Publishers (Publisher)

    Alexandra Sanmark (Editorial board member)

    2017 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

    Royal ritual circuits in Scandinavia

    Alexandra Sanmark (Speaker)

    Sep 2016

    Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

    The third St Magnus conference

    Alexandra Sanmark (Organiser)

    14 Apr 201616 Apr 2016

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

    Performative aspects of Norse cult sites

    Alexandra Sanmark (Speaker)

    Jul 2016

    Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

    Press / Media

    Lasers to analyse Pictish rune stones in Scotland

    Alexandra Sanmark

    19/10/19

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research

    GETTING THE FULL PICTS-URE

    Alexandra Sanmark

    19/10/19

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research

    Lasers are turned on Pictish stones by Swedish scientists

    Alexandra Sanmark

    19/10/19

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research

    PICTISH MONUMENTS SCANNED TO ESTABLISH POWER OF MEDIEVAL WRITING

    Alexandra Sanmark

    18/10/19

    2 items of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research

    Swedish scientists laser scan Pictish stones in Scotland

    Alexandra Sanmark

    18/10/19

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research

    Impacts

    Kirkwall Township Heritage Initiative Viking Walk

    Ragnhild Ljosland (Participant), Alexandra Sanmark (Participant), Donna Heddle (Participant), Victoria Whitworth (Participant), Crawford Barbara (Participant), Olwyn Owen (Participant), James Barrett (Participant) & Christopher Gee (Participant)

    Impact: Economic Impacts