Sally Foster

Sally FosterSally studied medieval archaeology at University College London, later completing a PhD on Aspects of the Later Atlantic Iron Age at Glasgow. Working for two years as an Investigator at the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland, she then joined Historic Scotland for over eighteen years, latterly working as head of the team responsible for the identification and designation for protection of Scotland's most important ancient monuments and wrecks. After a temporary lectureship at Glasgow in 2010 and establishing her AbleMinds business, she joined The University of Aberdeen as a lecturer in archaeology. The author of Picts, Gaels and Scots, she has research interests in the Picts and their northern neighbours, particularly their sculpture and church archaeology.