SMA Student Colloquium

Each year the Society for Medieval Archaeology invites a student member to take on the role of Student Representative. Student Reps provide a voice for our growing student membership on SMA Council and also help organise our annual SMA Student Colloquium and career workshops. Other roles include the maintenance of our social media platforms and representing the Society at conferences.

If you are interested in taking on the role of Student Representative, please contact the Society’s  Honorary Secretary, Dr Karen Milek, via with a cover letter, CV and referee details.

See more details here: SMA Student Rep Role Description and Guidelines

The deadline for receipt of applications for the position of Student Representative each year is: 15th February. 

SMA Student Colloquium 2016

SMA Student Colloquium 2016


Previous Colloquia

2020 – Online symposium hosted by Vanessa Reid, Durham University

2019 – University of Exeter organised by Ellie March

2018 – University of Reading organised by Beatrice Widell

2017 – Newcastle University organised by Emma Hook (University of Sheffield)

2016 – Vrije Universiteit Brussel organised by Marit Van Cant

2015 – University of Sheffield organised by Emma Green

2014 – Queen’s University Belfast organised by Sarah Kerr

2013 – University of Aberdeen organised by Patrycja Kupiec




The 2016 Colloquium was held in Brussels.



SMA Student Colloquium at Queen’s University Belfast in 2014