Our people

Partner Team

Professor Martin R. Bates
Professor Martin R. BatesPublic Archaeology Team Lead, Portalis
Dr. Samantha Brummage
Dr. Samantha Brummage Public Archaeology Team, Portalis
Carrie Canham
Carrie CanhamCurator, Amgueddfa Ceredigion Museum
Ian Dunne
Ian DunneProject Management Facilitator, Portalis
Francoise Hickey
Francoise HickeyEU Project Manager, Portalis
Dr. Joanne Malone
Dr. Joanne MaloneLecturer, SETU
Donal Nolan
Donal NolanNetwork Development Lead, Portalis
Dr. Denise O’Meara
Dr. Denise O’MearaLecturer, SETU
Joy Rooney
Joy RooneySenior Responsible Officer & Design Lead, Portalis
Nicola Sharman
Nicola SharmanProject Officer, UWTSD
Dr. Moira Sweeney
Dr. Moira SweeneyFilm Supervisor, Portalis
Neil Van Dokkum
Neil Van DokkumCCT Champion, Portalis
Dr. Katharina Zinn
Dr. Katharina ZinnAssociate Professor in Egyptian Archaeology & Heritage, UWTSD

Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum

Rosemary Ryan
Rosemary RyanKeeper, Bishop’s Palace, Waterford Treasures Museums
Donnchadh Ó Ceallacháin
Donnchadh Ó CeallacháinKeeper, Medieval Museum, Waterford Treasures Museums
Clíona Purcell
Clíona Purcell Researcher, Waterford Treasures Museums
James Walsh
James WalshFacilities Supervisor, Waterford Treasures Museums
Linda Keane
Linda KeaneAdministrator, Waterford Treasures Museums

Geoarcheology Research Associates – Irish Archaeology Team

Dr. Stanton W. Green
Dr. Stanton W. GreenPublic Archaeology Team, Portalis
Dr. Joseph Schuldenrein
Dr. Joseph SchuldenreinPublic Archaeology Team, Portalis
Claudia Green
Claudia GreenPublic Archaeology Team, Portalis

Six coastal communities:


Aberystwyth, in Ceredigion, Wales

Dunmore East

Waterford Estuary, Ireland

The Aeron Valley

in Ceredigion, Wales

Wexford, Ireland

The Hook Peninsula


in Ceredigion, Wales

Waterford Estuary

harbour area & surrounding coastal villages, Ireland

Collaboration is key, working together.

Portalis Partners