Mag. Dr.

Marina Ugarković

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E marina.ugarkovic(at)oeai.at

Biography


Degrees in archaeology from the University of Zagreb (PhD in 2015). 2009–2015 research assistant, from 2015 postdoc researcher at the Institute of Archaeology in Zagreb. In April 2016 elected into scientific title of research associate (znanstveni suradnik) at the University of Zagreb. Awarded Joint Excellence in Science and Humanities OeAW fellowship for the 2016/2017 at the Institute of Classical Archaeology, University of Vienna. From October 2017 OEAD scholar at the OeAI/OeAW.

Since 2001 participation and leadership of different excavation and post-excavation projects in Croatia, Greece and Turkey. From 2015 board member of the »International Association for Research on Pottery of the Hellenistic Period«. 

Detailed biography

Detailed biography

RESEARCH POSITIONS

from October 2017

OeAD fellow at the OeAI

2016/2017

OeAW »Joint Excellence in Science and Humanities fellow« at the Institute for Classical Archaeology, University of Vienna

from 2017

Participation in Lousoi excavation project, Hellenistic ceramic and small finds specialist

2016–2017

Researcher (specialist for the Hellenistic pottery) on the Croatian Science Foundation RED Project: »Roman Economy in Dalmatia: production, distribution and demand in the light of pottery workshops« (G. Lipovac Vrkljan, Institute of Archaeology in Zagreb)

 

Coordinator of a Croatian-German bilateral project between Institute of Archaeology in Zagreb and University of Marburg »Digital Archaeology: non-invasive investigations of coastal areas«

from 2015

Postdoctoral researcher at the Institute of Archaeology in Zagreb

2012

Co-leader of excavations in Epetion-Stobreč, co-operation between Institute of Arcaheology in Zagreb and Institute for Archaeology, Karl-Franzens University, Graz

2010. 2011. 2015

Participation in Ephesos excavations, ceramic specialist-study of lamps from Harbour necropolis for FWF-Projekt P22083-G19 (M. Steskal) and Hellenistic lamps from Ephesos

from 2009

Leader (2011–2015) and participation (2009–2010) in the excavations of Roman villa on St. Clement island, Hvar. Ceramic specialist (Hellenistic, Roman and Late Antique)

2009–2013

Research assistant on Croatian Ministry of Science, Education and Sport Project »Topography of classical sites in Croatia« (MB: 197-1970685-0682) (V. Begović, Institute of Archaeology in Zagreb)

2009–2015

Research assistant at the Institute of Archaeology in Zagreb

2007–2008

Post-excavation manager (2008) and team member (2007) of the excvations on Priniatikos Pyrgos, Crete (Institute of Hellenic studies in Athens, B. Molloy)

2007–2009

Post-excavation manager (2008), team member and specialist on small ceramic and bone finds for the Cambridge Keros project und excavations on Keros, Cyclades (McDonald Institute for Archaeological research, C. A. Renfrew)

from 2001

Participation in different excavations in Croatia (Salona, Issa, Tilurim, Split, Diocletian’s palace, Brač-Kopačina cave, Nakovana cave)

 

 

EDUCATION AND DEGREES

April 2016

Scientific title of research associate (»znanstvena suradnica«) at the University of Zagreb

2015

PhD in Archaeology, at the University of Zagreb, with thesis »Burial customs of Greek Issa based on excavations of Vlaska njiva necropolis in Vis«

2009–2013

Doctoral studies in Archaeology at the University of Zagreb

2007

MA degree in Archaeology, University of Zagreb

2000–2007

Study of archaeology, University of Zagreb

 

 

REVIEW ACTIVITY

2017

European Commission for Research and Innovation, Horizon 2020

Journal of Dalmatian Archaeology and History

Monography Necropolis of Kopila Hillfort. The city of Dead above the Field of Life

 

 

2014

Open Archaeology, De Gruyter

 

 

AWARDS

2017

Post-doc Scholarship, Scholarship foundation of the Republic of Austria, Austrian Agency for International Cooperation in Education and Research (OeAD-GmbH), Centre for International Cooperation & Mobility (ICM)

2016

Joint Excellence in Science and Humanities (JESH) fellowship of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (OeAW)

2014

Stipend of the Norwegian Institute at Athens

2011

Stipend from Karl-Franzens-University, Graz, International cooperation department

 

 

ADVISORY BOARD MEMBERSHIPS

from 2015 (re-elected in 2017)

Board member of the International Association for Research on Pottery of the Hellenistic Period (IARPotHP e. v.) (Würzburg, D) http://www.iarpothp.org/vorstand_en.html

 

 

EDITORS COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIPS

▪ Serta Instituti Archaeologici – SIA, Zagreb

▪ Annales Instituti Archaeologici –AIA, Zagreb

 

CURRENT PROJECTS

▪ Ephesos: Hellenistic lamps

▪ Hellenistic and Roman necropolises of Issa and acculturation in the central Adriatic

▪ Hellenistic pottery from Dalmatia (through RED project, http://red.iarh.hr/?lang=en and JESH project »Provenance study of pottery from Issa: In pursuit of new insights into seaborne cultural interactions in the central Mediterranean [4th to 2st c. BCE])«

 

MOST IMPORTANT COOPERATION PARTNERS (OF THE LAST 5 YEARS)

▪ Branko Kirigin (Archaeological Museum Split)

▪ Sabine Ladstätter, Martin Steskal (OeAI)

▪ Branimir Šegvić (Université de Genève, Section des Sciences de la Terre et de l’environnement/Texas Tech University, Department of Geosciences)

▪ Francesca Silvestrelli (Università del Salento, Dipartimento di Beni Culturali)

Publications

Publications

HERAUSGEBERSCHAFTEN

2017

Roman and Late Antique Lamps: Production and Distribution, Contacts on the Mediterranean, in: Proceedings of the international round table, Zagreb, Zbornik Instituta za Arheologiju/Serta institute archaeologici, E-ZIA 1 (Zagreb 2016/2017) (mit G. Lipovac Vrkljan, I. Ožanić Roguljić).

 

3rd IARPotHP conference, Exploring the neighborhood: The Role of ceramics in understanding place in the Hellenistic world, Muzeja grada Kaštela, 1th–4th of June, Institute of Archaeology Zagreb and Museum of Town Kaštela, Book of Abstracts (Kaštela 2017) (mit I. Kamenjarin).

 

Identifying black-glazed pottery productions in the central Mediterranean: an interdisciplinary approach, International Workshop, Vienna, Institute of Classical Archaeology, 10 March 2017, Book of Abstracts (Wien 2017) (mit A. De Bonis).

2015

Roman and Late Antique Lamps: Production and Distribution, contacts on the Mediterranean. International round table, Institute of Archaeology in Zagreb, 2nd of February 2015, Book of Abstracts (Zagreb 2015) (mit G. Lipovac Vrkljan, I. Ožanić Roguljić).

 

BEITRÄGE IN ZEITSCHRIFTEN, REIHEN UND SAMMELWERKEN

2017

Tableware of the Living or Pots for the Dead? Some Considerations on the 2nd and 1st c. BC Greyware from the Tombs of Issa, in: Proceedings of the 3rd International Archaeological Colloquy »Roman Ceramic and Glass Manufactures. Production and Trade in the Adriatic region«, Crikvenica (Croatia) 4th – 5th November 2014, Serta Instituti Archaeologici, Vol. 12, 161-183 (Zagreb 2017) (mit B. Segvic).

 

On funerary rites of Hellenistic Issa - an early pilum find and its cultural significanace, Journal of Dalmatian Archaeology and History 110, 2017, 135–172. 

 

Arheološka istraživanja rimske vile u uvali Soline na otoku Sveti Klement (Pakleni otoci, Hvar), lipanj 2016. godine, Annales Instituti archaeologici 13, 117-121 (Zagreb 2017) (mit I. Schrunk, V. Begović, M. Petrić).

2016

Light from the East. Hellenistic Relief Lamps of Eastern Mediterranean provenance in Dalmatia, in: L. Vrkljan – G. Ožanić Roguljić – I. M. Ugarković (Hrsg.), Roman and Late Antique Lamps: Production and Distribution, contacts on the Mediterranean, Serta Instituti Archaeologici 7 (Zagreb 2017) 5–18.

 

Compositional properties and provenance of Hellenistic pottery from the necropolis of Issa with evidences on the cross-Adriatic and the Mediterranean-scale trade, Mediterraenan Archaeology and Archaeometry, 16, 1, 2016, 23–52 (mit B. Šegvić, A. Süssenberg, R. Ferreiro Mählmann, A. Moscariello).

Trouble in paradise? Among the last comedy scene in red-figure: an  oinochoe from Issa and its cultural context, Journal of Dalmatian history and archaeology 109, 2016, 57-97.

 

Arheološka istraživanja rimske vile u uvali Soline na otoku Sveti Klement (Pakleni otoci, Hvar), lipanj 2015. godine, Annales Instituti archaeologici 12, 2016, 165–167 (mit I. Schrunk, V. Begović, M. Petrić).

2015

Othey finds of clay (chapter 10D), in: C. Renfrew – O. Philaniotou – N. Brodie – G. Gavalas – M. Boyd (Hrsg.), Kavos and the special deposits. The sanctuary on Keros, and the origins of Aegean ritual practice: the excavations of 2006–2008, McDonald Institute for Archeological research Monographs (Cambridge 2015) II, 296–309.

 

Arheološka istraživanja rimske vile u uvali Soline na otoku Sv. Klement (Pakleni otoci, Hvar) lipanj 2014. godine, Annales Instituti archaeologici 11, 2015, 87–91 (mit I. Schrunk, V. Begović, M. Petrić).

2014

Oil-lamps from the Graeco-Hellenistic Collection of the Archaeological Museum in Split, Journal of Dalmatian archaeology and history 107, 2014, 161–200.

 

Zeugnisse einer römischen Villa maritima auf der Insel des Heiligen Clemens (Dalmatien), Germania 90, 2012, 97–127 (mit F. Teichner).

 

Hellenistic fortification of Epetion (East Adriatic): Preliminary observations on the 2012 geophysical and archaeological probes, in: E. Trinkl (Hrsg.), Akten des 14. Österreichischen Archäologentages am Institut für Archäologie der Universität Graz vom 19. bis 21. April 2012, VIKAGraz 11 (Wien 2014) 289–295 (Wien 2014) (mit T. Neuhauser, M. Rode, O. Sass, J. Stangl).

 

Hvar, otok Sv. Klement, uvala Soline, arheološka istraživanja 2013, Annales Instituti archaeologici 10, 2014, 128–133 (mit I. Schrunk, V. Begović, M. Petrić, T. Neuhauser).

2013

The red-figure fish plate from Issa, Journal of Dalmatian archaeology and history 106, 2013, 75–98.

 

Worked sherds and ceramic discs (chapter 31C) in: C. Renfrew – O. Philaniotou – N. Brodie – G. Gavalas – M. Boyd (Hrsg.), The settlement of Dhaskalio. The sanctuary on Keros, and the origins of Aegean ritual practice: the excavations of 2006–2008, McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research Monographs (Cambridge 2013) I, 652–656.

 

The bone tubes (chapter 31D), in: C. Renfrew – O. Philaniotou – N. Brodie – G. Gavalas – M. Boyd (Hrsg.), The settlement of Dhaskalio. The sanctuary on Keros, and the origins of Aegean ritual practice: the excavations of 2006–2008, McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research Monographs (Cambridge 2013) I, 656–662 (mit einem Appendix von Y. Maniatis, Report on the examination of a blue-green pigment from Dhaskalio).

 

Roman villa in the Soline cove on the island of St. Clement near Hvar: Preliminary analysis of the architecture according to geophysical investigations and sondages, Contributions of the Institute of Archaeology 20, 2012 (2013) 143–166 (mit V. Begović, I. Schrunk).

 

Stobreč 2012 – helenistički bedem, Annales Instituti archaeologici 9, 2013, 55–59 (mit T. Neuhauser).

 

Hvar, otok Sv. Klement, uvala Soline, arheološka istraživanja 2012, Annales Instituti archaeologici 9, 2013, 59–64 (mit I. Schrunk, V. Begovic, M. Petric, T. Neuhauser).

2012

Material characteristics and production technology of Greek pottery manufacturing in the Adriatic – case study of Hellenistic Issa, in: F. Schlütter – S. Greiff – M. Prange (Hrsg.), Archäometrie und Denkmalpflege 2012. Jahrestagung an der Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, 28.–31. März 2012, Metalla. Forschungsberichte des Deutschen Bergbau Museums, Sonderh. 5 (Bochum 2012) 28–31 (mit B. Šegvić, N. Laskowski, R. Ferreiro Mählmann).

 

Hvar, otok Sv. Klement, uvala Soline, arheološka istraživanja 2011, Annales Instituti archaeologici 8, 2012, 74–78 (mit I. Schrunk, V. Begovic, M. Petric).

 

Epetion (Stobreč, HR) City Wall, in: P. Scherrer – G. Koiner – A. Ulbrich (Hrsg.), Hellenistische Zypern. Akten der International Tagung und weitere Beitrage zur Antike, Keryx 2 (Graz 2012) 159–168 (mit T. Neuhauser).

 

REZENSIONEN

2013

Maria Grazia Amore (urednica i autorica), The Complex of Tumuli 9, 10 and 11 in the Necropolis of Apollonia (Albania), svezak I i II, Prilozi Instituta za arheologiju u Zagrebu 29, 2012, 221–227.

 

INTERNETPUBLIKATIONEN

 

Epetion, Forum Archaeologiae 63/VI/2012 <http://farch.net> (mit T. Neuhauser).

Presentations

Presentations

Auswahl der letzten 5 Jahre

24. 1. 2017

Constructing identities through burials: The case study of Issa, a Greek city in the Adriatic (Institute of Archaeology, University of Vienna, Vienna)

24. 9. 2015

Automated Mineralogy in Ceramic Research – Advantages, Potential Pitfalls, and Future Perspectives (13th European meeting on Ancient Ceramics, Athens, Greece) (mit B. Šegvić and A. Moscariello)

5. 11. 2015

New insights into the far-flung markets of Levantine products: The Phoenician amphoriskoi from Issa (Eastern Adriatic, Croatia) (2nd IARPotHP congress »Daily life in a cosmopolitan world: pottery and culture during the Hellenistic period«, University of Lyon) (mit B. Šegvić)

2. 2. 2015

Remembering the dead in Roman and Late Antique Ephesus: local vs imported lamps in the burial and post-burial rites at the Harbour necropolis (Round Table Roman and Late Antique Lamps: Production and Distribution, contacts on the Mediterranean, Institut za arheologiju, Zagreb)

7. 11. 2014

Necropoleis of Issa: Observations on 4th and 3rd c. BCE burial practices and cultural interaction in Dalmatia (eastern Adriatic) (The Norwegian Institute at Athens, Greece)