Near Eastern Archaeology Foundation - The University of Sydney

The Near Eastern Archaeology Foundation at the University of Sydney (NEAF) facilitates research in the archaeology of the Near East, Egypt and Cyprus, and brings the world of Near Eastern archaeology to the general public.

NEAF activites include public lectures and seminars, archaeological study tours, publications, and sponsorship of the archaeological expedition to Pella in Jordan. NEAF also provides annual research grants to students in Australia and New Zealand.


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Engineering Internationalism: UNESCO’s Victory in Nubia by Dr Lynn Meskell. A NEAF public lecture: 29 August 2018. See 'NEAF lectures' for more details.

2019 Pella in Jordan Volunteer payments are NOW OPEN. Please find the online payment page link on the 'Pella in Jordan' page.

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