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Winkelmann fellowship

Heinrich Winkelmann Fellowship

OThe Deutsches Bergbau-Museum Bochum (DBM) provides two international postdoctoral fellowships for three months to support researchers who work in mining history, archaeology of mining or archaeometallurgy.

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RITaK final conference

RITaK final conference

n this year’s final conference of the Leibniz Graduate School RITaK, the doctoral candidates present the specific developments in their respective fields of study to an international specialist audience. Together with well-known guest speakers from the local region as well as from France, England, Qatar, and the United States, they seek to answer the key questions of the Graduate School on raw materials, innovation, and technology of ancient cultures in the different regions/study areas.

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Video

Following the traces of medieval mining

Following the traces of medieval mining

Have you ever wondered what mining archaeologists actually do? The following short film takes you under the ground, and shows you how adventurous archaeological work can be.

We hope you enjoy the film!


New Corporate Video

We are mining! Have fun watching our corporate video on YouTube.

Corporate Video - Deutsches Bergbau-Museum Bochum

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