Richard Andrew Hodges, museum director, archaeologist, educator. Named Charles Eliot Norton lecturer, American Institute Archaeology, 2005; named an Officer of the British Empire, 1995. Board directors Packard Humanities Institute, since 2003; Fellow: Society Antiquaries; member: Corfu Reading Society.
Lecturer, department archaeology and prehistory Sheffield University, 1976—1986, senior lecturer, 1986—1988. Director British School, Rome, 1988—1995. Director Institute World Archaeology University East Anglia, Norwich, England, 1995—2007, professor, School World Art Studies and Museology, since 1995.
Williams director University Pennsylvania Museum Archaeology and Anthropology, since 2007. Visiting professor archaeology University Siena, Italy, 1984—1987, 2007—2009, University Copenhagen, 1987—1988, University Sheffield, since 2006. Professor Sheffield University, 1993—1995.
Science director Butrint Foundation, since 1994. Director Prince of Wales' Institute Architecture, London, 1996—1998. Lecturer and consultant in field.
- The Anglo-Saxon Achievement: Archaeology and the Beginnings of English Society
- The year 1066 has been regarded traditionally as a great divide in English history, an apparent break with the past which has gained even greater status recently as historians have pushed back the origins of English society to earlier and earlier medieval generations.
- Light in the Dark Ages: The Rise and Fall of San Vincenzo al Volturno
- Beginning in 1981, Richard Hodges supervised the excavation of the Benedictine monastery of San Vincenzo al Volturno, one of the great centers of Dark Age Europe, situated in spectacular mountain country in central Italy.
- Dark Age Economics : The Origins of towns and trade AD 600 - 1000
- In Dark Age Economics: a new audit, Richard Hodges reviews and enlarges upon the debate that continues since his ground-breaking Dark Age Economics: the origins of towns and trade was first published.
- Towns and Trade in the Age of Charlemagne (Duckworth Debates in Archaeology) (Paperback) - Common
- In the DUCKWORTH DEBATES IN ARCHAEOLOGY series, an illustrated study of towns and trade in the age of Charlemagne which discusses urban continuity and discontinuity in Europe during the Dark Ages.
Born September 29, 1952
1976 - 1986
1988 - 1995
1995 - 2007