Roeland Paardekooper PhD

Member of EXARC since
E-mail address
r.p.paardekooper [at] exarc.net
Country
the Netherlands
Crafts & Skills
Era(s)

Roeland Paardekooper has been working in the field of archaeological reconstructions and open-air museums since 1981. He studied prehistoric archaeology of Europe at Leiden University (the Netherlands) and did his PhD in archaeological open-air museums at the University of Exeter (UK). 

Paardekooper is one of the founders (2001) of EXARC, of which he has been director since. Following his work for the Eindhoven Museum (the Netherlands), he was director of the Archäologisches Freilichtmuseum Oerlinghausen (Germany) and is currently director of the Middelaldercentret (Denmark).