cropped-sophia-photo-for-ecf.jpgI am a Senior Lecturer in Heritage and Archaeology and co-Director of the Centre for Heritage at the University of Kent.

I was a fellow at the Getty Conservation Institute (2006-7), Stanford University (2010-11), Durham University (2012), Manchester Museum (2014) and the National Gallery of Denmark (2014).

My work has received funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund, Artswork, the European Cultural Foundation, the Charles de Gaulle Foundation, English Heritage, and the Swedish National Heritage Board. I received the 2008 Cultural Policy Research Award.

I am an affiliated researcher at the Centre for Applied Heritage at Linnaeus University (Sweden) and sit on the editorial board of Journal of Cultural Heritage Management and Sustainable Development and Heritage and Society.

Some of my publications are available on Academia.edu

You can contact me at: sophialabadi at gmail.com