The CMA is actively engaged in world class research across a range of fields: from investigation of Pleistocene submerged landscapes and shipwreck research to experimental archaeology and ethnographic studies into maritime communities. More details of specific projects can be found on these links
- Black Sea MAP
- The Submerged Neolithic of the Western Isles
- The ACROSS Project
- Reconstructing the Sutton Hoo Ship
- Exploring a submerged Pleistocene site off Happisburgh, UK
Our staff and research students publish on a broad range of maritime archaeological topics. For details on recent publications please follow the links on the staff section of ‘who we are’. The Centre was also central to establishing the Journal of Maritime Archaeology and several past and present members belong to its Editorial Board.
Our Masters students complete at least one research project during their studies at Southampton.
Our PhD students study a diverse range of topics in a variety of geographic areas and timeframes. See the postgraduate researchers page.