Centre for Continuing Education

Craig Barker


Craig Barker is Manager of Education and Public Programs at Sydney University Museums. He has extensive experience in K-12 and adult museum education, and has published and presented on museum education in teacher and academic conferences and publications.

Craig has a PhD in Classical Archaeology from the University of Sydney and has considerable archaeological fieldwork experience in Australia, Greece, Turkey and Cyprus. He is the Director of the Paphos Theatre Archaeological Project excavating at the World Heritage listed site of Nea Paphos in Cyprus.

His research interests include museum education, the archaeology of ancient Cyprus, the history and development of archaeology, ancient theatre architecture, Hellenistic and Roman ceramics and amphora and the ancient wine trade.

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