Jane Downes

Professor

Former affiliation
  • United Kingdom

Accepting PhD Students

  • 25 Citations
  • 3 h-Index
20092022
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Personal profile

Keywords

  • CC Archaeology
  • Heritage
  • Climate Change
  • Burial Rites
  • Cremation
  • Bronze Age
  • Neolithic

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Projects 2016 2022

Research Output 2009 2019

Open Access
File
vulnerability
risk assessment
climate
climate effect
methodology

Future of Our Pasts: Engaging Cultural Heritage in Climate Action

Downes, J., 1 Jul 2019, Paris: ICOMOS. 62 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Open Access
cultural heritage
climate change
climate
leadership
greenhouse gas

Provisional Survey of Aitutaki, Cook Islands Sites and Monuments

Downes, J., Richards, C., Shaw, L., Torres, F. H. & Welham, K., Oct 2017, UHI Research Repository. 163 p.

Research output: Book/ReportOther report

Open Access
File
monument
artifact
geophysical survey
cultural heritage
national park
1 Downloads (Pure)

Thinking Place: A Creative Exploration of Coastal Erosion

Downes, J. & Bevan, A., Oct 2017, In : Journal of Contemporary Archaeology. 4, 2, p. 229-237 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
archaeology
erosion
art
dialogue
climate change

Wilder Being: Destruction and creation in the littoral zone

Bevan, A. & Downes, J., Jun 2017, Relate North: Culture, Community and Communication. Jokela, T. & Coutts, G. (eds.). Rovaniemi: Lapland University Press, p. 154-166 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
File
Destruction
Art
Artist
Communication
Designer

Activities 2007 2017

  • 4 Participation in conference
  • 3 Participation in workshop, seminar, course
  • 1 Types of Public engagement and outreach - Media article or participation
  • 1 Oral presentation

UHI Archaeology Conference 2017

Sarah Jane Gibbon (Invited speaker), Julia D Gibson (Invited speaker), Jane Downes (Speaker)
14 Sep 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

HONO WHS Digital provision

Daniel Lee (Participant), Jane Downes (Participant)
10 May 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Britains Ancient Capital

Nick Card (Member), Jane Downes (Interviewee)
5 Jul 201623 Aug 2016

Activity: OtherTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Media article or participation

Contemporary & Historical Archaeology in Theory (CHAT) conference 2016

Daniel Lee (Organiser), Antonia Thomas (Organiser), Jane Downes (Organiser), Sarah Jane Gibbon (Organiser)
21 Oct 201623 Oct 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Neolithic legacies: recording, understanding and managing the Heart of Neolithic Orkney World Heritage Site

Amanda Brend (Speaker), James Moore (Speaker), Jane Downes (Speaker), Mark Edmonds (Speaker)
5 Sep 2015

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Press / Media

Cata Sands Dig, Sanday Gets Underway

Jane Downes

5/08/19

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Exploring the Ara Metua and Marae

Jane Downes

13/06/19

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Gathering looks at climate change impact on heritage

Jane Downes

25/04/19

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Skara Brae to test climate tool for world heritage sites

Jane Downes

24/04/19

2 items of Media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Thesis

The Experience of Space and Place in World Heritage Site Management

Author: Renwick, E. K., 1 Mar 2017

Supervisor: Downes, J. (Supervisor), Clarke, S. (Supervisor) & Howard, P. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (awarded by OU/Aberdeen)

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How the Vikings inhabited Scotland: a social zooarchaeological approach

Author: Cooke, S., 18 Dec 2017

Supervisor: Downes, J. (Supervisor) & MacLeod Rivett, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (awarded by OU/Aberdeen)

File

Art and Architecture in Neolithic Orkney: Process, Temporality and Context

Author: Thomas, A., 11 Feb 2016

Supervisor: Downes, J. (Supervisor) & Edmonds, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (awarded by OU/Aberdeen)

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The Origins and Early Development of the Parochial System in the Orkney Earldom

Author: Gibbon, S. J., 9 Aug 2006

Supervisor: Lamb, R. (Supervisor), Crawford, B. (Supervisor) & Downes, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (awarded by OU/Aberdeen)

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