EU-FUNDED PROJECTS
   
 
New Archaeological Research Network for Integrating Approaches to Ancient Material Studies (NARNIA)
2010 – 2014
Funded by the Marie Curie Initial Training Network Programs under the call FP7-PEOPLE-2010
V. Kassianidou (Project Coordinator)

  Archaeological Investigations of the Extra-Urban and Urban Landscape in Eastern Mediterranean Centres: A Case-Study at Palaepaphos, Cyprus (ARIEL)
2013 – 2017
Funded by the Marie Curie Actions under the call FP7/PEOPLE/2007-2013
M. Iacovou (Project Coordinator), A. Georgiou (Post-Doctoral Researcher)

  Social Networking and Raw Material Selectivity in Early Prehistoric Mediterranean Seascapes (PRENET)
2015 – 2017
Funded by the Marie Sklodowska Curie Individual Fellowship under the call H2020-MSCA-IF-2014
V. Kassianidou (Project Coordinator), Th. Moutsiou (Post-Doctoral Researcher)

   
   
CYPRUS RESEARCH PROMOTION FOUNDATION PROJECTS
   
  Sailing in Cyprus through the Ages
2012 – 2015
S. Demesticha (Project Coordinator), E. Karyda (Principal Researcher)

  Cyprus Virtual Food Museum
2010 – 2011
G. Chryssanthou (Project Coordinator), D. Michaelides, E. Rizopoulou-Egoumenidou, A. Vionis (members of Research Team)

  Reconstruction of Forest Vegetation and its Exploitation by Ancient Societies, on the basis of Charcoal Analyses (ΠΕΝΕΚ/ΕΝΙΣΧ/0308/35)
2008 – 2011
V. Kassianidou (Project Coordinator), Μ. Socratous (Researcher)

  Production and Distribution of Pottery and Social Interraction: An Analytical Study of Cypriot Pottery of the Early and Middle Bronze Age (Κοινω/0506/09)
2006 – 2009
V. Kassianidou (Project Coordinator), Μ. Dikomitou-Eliadou (Researcher)

   
   
"A. G. LEVENTIS FOUNDATION" FUNDED PROJECTS
   
  The Church of the Transfiguration at Sotera (Famagusta District) in Context: History – Architecture – Murals
2014 – 2016
M. Parani (Project Coordinator)

  KARAVOI: The Ship Graffiti on the Medieval and Post-Medieval Monuments of Cyprus: Mapping, Documentation and Digitisation
2014 – 2016
S. Demesticha (Project Coordinaotor)

  Stirring Pots on Fire: A Diachronic and Interdisciplinary Study of Cooking Pots from Cyprus (CCP)
2011 – 2013
A. Vionis (Project Coordinator), M. Dikomitou-Eliadou (Post-Doctoral Researcher)

  Moulding Expressions of Culture: The Terracotta Figurines from the House of Orpheus, Nea Paphos (MEC-HOT)
2011 – 2012
D. Michaelides (Project Coordinator), G. Papantoniou (Post-Doctoral Researcher)

  The Prehistoric Settlement at the Heraion of Samos (Sacred Road)
2009 – 2011
O. Kouka (Project Coordinator)

   
   
INTERNAL RESEARCH PROGRAMMES
   
  A Long-Term Response to the Need to Make Modern Development and the Preservation of the Archaeo-Cultural Record Mutually Compatible Operations: Pilot Application at Kouklia Palaipaphos
2007 – 2010
Μ. Iacovou (Project Coordinator)

   
   
OTHER PROJECTS & COLLABORATIONS
   
  Unlocking Sacred Landscapes: Research Network (UnSaLa)
2015 – today
Funded by the Irish Research Council, Trinity Long Room Hub, A. G. Leventis Foundation, Society for the Promotion of Hellenic Studies
G. Papantoniou (Network Coordinator, University of Bonn), A. Vionis (UCY), Ch. Morris (Trinity College Dublin), A. Sarris (FORTH)

  Heimarros Tower Archaeological Project, Naxos
2015 – today
Funded by the University of Cyprus and the Municipality of Naxos
A. Vionis & O. Filaniotou (Project Coordinators), G. Papantoniou, A. Kaldeli, Ch. Loizou (team members)

  Achaia Survey: Historical Topography of W. Achaia Research Project
2013 – today
Funded by the University of Cyprus, the Municipality of Kato Achaia and the Institute of Local History
A. Vionis (Project Principal Researcher) in collaboration with the Institute of Local History

  TYPIKA: Artefacts and Raw Materials in Byzantine Archival Documents
2012 – today
M. Parani (in collaboration with Freiburg University)

  Digital Boeotia: Byzantine and Post-Byzantine Boeotia Digitisation Project
2011 – 2012
Funded by ArtLandS Lab, and the Universities of Cyprus and Leiden
A. Vionis (Project Coordinator)

  MOBILE ARCHAEOLOGICAL LAB - STAR LAB (ΝΕΑ ΥΠΟΔΟΜΗ/ΣΤΡΑΤΗΙΙ/0308/30)
2010 – 2014
The Project was coordinated by STARC (Cyprus Institute) with the collaboration of the Archaeological Research Unit
V. Kassianidou (representative of ARU in the Project)

  WITNESS THE PAST: Educational Programs for Public and Cultural Heritage Professionals on Illicit Trafficking of Antiquities (160674-CU-1-2009-1-GR-CULTURE-VOL13)
2010 – 2012
The Project was coordinated by the Technological University of Athens with the collaboration of the Archaeological Research Unit
V. Kassianidou, G. Papasavvas, D. Michaelides (representatives of ARU in the Project)

  The architecture and Ornament of the Collegiate Church of Notre-Dame at Saint-Omer (Pas-de-Calais, France)
2010 – today
M. Olympios (Project Researcher)

  Science and Technology for Archaeology and Cultural Heritage in th Eastern Mediterranean (STACHEM) (FP7-INFRASTRUCTURES 2008-1)
2008 – 2010
The Project was coordinated by STARC (Cyprus Institute) with the collaboration of the Archaeological Research Unit
V. Kassianidou, D. Michaelides, M. Dikomitou-Eliadou (representatives of ARU in the Project)

  COST - ACTION A27: Understanding Pre-Industrial Structures in Rural and Mining Landscapes
2004 – 2008
V. Kassianidou, E. Rizopoulou-Egoumenidou (representatives of ARU in the Project)

  INTERREG III B ARCHIMED – Byzantine Heritage Network: Rehabilitation, Ηighlighting and Μanagement in the Eastern Mediterranean Basin
2006 – 2007
M. Parani (from UCY as a partner) in collaboration with the Dipartimento Attività Produttive, Regione Basilicata (Italy), the Consiglio nazionale delle ricerche, Istituto per i beni archeologici e monumentali (Italy), the Provincia di Lecce (Italy), the Prefecture of Rethymnon and the Faculty of Geology and Geoenvironment of the University of Athens

  Kastri Group Pottery: The Transmission of Style and Technology in the Early Bronze Aegean II
2003 – present
O. Kouka (from UCY as coordinator), in collaboration with Prof. Emer. Ch.G. Doumas of the Archaeological Society at Athens, with the National Research Center of Natural Sciences 'Demokritos'–Laboratory for Archaeometry (Dr. V. Kilikoglou), Ankara University – Department of Prehistory and Near Eastern Archaeology (Prof. H. Erkanal, Assoc. Prof. V. Şahoglu), Sheffield University-Department of Archaeology and Prehistory (Dr. P. Day) and the University of Western Ontario–Department of Archaeology and Prehistory (Dr. D.E. Wilson)

  Deneia: A Study of Regionalism, Population and Society in Bronze Age Cyprus
2003 – 2007
Funded by an Australian Research Council Discovery-Project Grant
D. Frankel, J. Webb, Μ. Iacovou (Project Directors)

  Excavations at Liman Tepe, Izmir
2000 – present
O. Kouka (collaborator of the Izmir Region Excavations and Reseasch Project, conducted by the University of Ankara under the direction of Prof. H. Erkanal)
Excavation and publication of material from the settlement of the Εarly Bronze Age at Liman Tepe

  COST ACTION G2: Ancient Rural and Industrial Landscapes
1998 – 2001
V. Kassianidou, D. Michaelides (representatives of ARU in the Project)