Hana Morel (University College London)

Hana currently works for the AHRC Heritage Priority Area at the UCL Institute of Archaeology. She was awarded her PhD in 2016, in which she explored the development of planning policy and archaeology in global cities and the impact this has on those involved with archaeology and heritage. Her previous roles include working as policy researcher with Bournemouth University’s Global BU team led by the PVC, heritage lead of the Izmit Nicomedia Project in Turkey, and project manager of the NYC Heritage project at the NYC Landmark Preservation Commission. Her focus includes exploring the role of heritage alongside UK national priorities and global challenges, and engaging research with evidence-based policy. She also sits on various heritage and archaeology groups such as APPAG, TAF, RESCUE and RHAG.