URI – IAA Maritime Unit Projects

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Location: Caesarea and Coast of Israel, IL

Season: May 10, 2019 to June 10, 2019

Application Deadline: March 30, 2019

Deadline Type: Rolling

Discount for AIA members: Contact the Director for more information

Program Type:

RPA Certified:

University of Rhode Island

Project Director:
Bridget Buxton and Jacob Sharvit

Project Description:

Our underwater projects vary from season to season and since 2017 we are working with an invitation-only model for student participants, who must be advanced scuba divers with current AAUS certification. Inquiries welcome; preference will be given to URI applied history program students.

Period(s) of Occupation: Hellenistic, Late Antiquity, Medieval-Crusades, Ottoman

Project Size: 1-24 participants

Minimum Length of Stay for Volunteers: Negotiable

Minimum Age: 18

Experience Required: See above

Room and Board Arrangements:
Supplied Cost: student participants will be substantially funded by the project

Academic Credit:
See above credits offered by University of Rhode Island. Tuition is None.

Contact Information:

Dr. Bridget Buxton

History Dept. University of Rhode Island





Phone: 401 874 4085

Fax: 401 874 2595

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