• Room 01.034 - 42 Fitzwilliam Street

    United Kingdom

Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

I am open to PhD applications in the fields of: Cryptotephra; Palynology; Mid- to Late Holocene environmental change (peat-based proxies); Prehistoric Ireland (environment/economy/land-use); Past human-environment dynamics

19972020

Research output per year

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Activities

Fingal County Council (External organisation)

Gill Plunkett (Advisor)
2019 → …

Activity: Membership typesMembership of public/government advisory/policy group or panel

Niche construction in Mesolithic Ireland

James Perkins (Speaker), Laura Basell (Contributor), Gill Plunkett (Contributor)
08 Sep 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Northern Ireland Science Festival 2018

Gill Plunkett (Organiser)
17 Feb 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in Festival/Exhibition

INQUA–INTAV International Field Conference and Workshop

Gill Plunkett (Participant)
24 Jun 201829 Jun 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Lund University

Gill Plunkett (Participant)
20182021

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesResearch and Teaching at External Organisation

UISPP XVIII World Congress

Davide Delfino (Session chair), Dirk Brandherm (Session chair), Gill Plunkett (Session chair)
2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

“A pillow of turf”: the Iron Age Bog Body Phenomenon

Gill Plunkett (Invited speaker)
11 Sep 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesPublic lecture/debate/seminar

European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2018

Gill Plunkett (Session chair)
2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

PAGES (Past Global Change) (External organisation)

Gill Plunkett (Member)
20182021

Activity: Membership typesMembership of national or international committees and working groups

Valerie Hall, 1946–2016 – Palaeobotanist and Tephrochronologist

Gill Plunkett (Invited speaker)
10 Apr 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

Chunqing Sun

Gill Plunkett (Host)
Jul 2017Aug 2017

Activity: Hosting a visitor typesHosting an academic visitor

American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting

Gill Plunkett (Session chair)
11 Dec 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Looking back, moving forward: 70 years of environmental archaeology in Ireland

Gill Plunkett (Invited speaker)
19 Feb 2016

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

Northern Ireland Science Festival

Gill Plunkett (Speaker)
24 Feb 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in Festival/Exhibition

Palaeoenvironmental consultant

Gill Plunkett (Consultant)
2016

Activity: Consultancy typesKTP & Consultancy in kind

The Archaeology of Atlantic Crossings: Early Explorations, Trade and Migration

Gill Plunkett (Organiser)
07 May 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Northern Ireland Science Festival

Gill Plunkett (Organiser)
27 Feb 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in Festival/Exhibition

Erin McDonald

Gill Plunkett (Host)
Jun 2015Aug 2015

Activity: Hosting a visitor typesHosting an academic visitor

Archaeology and Palaeoecology Workshop

Gill Plunkett (Invited speaker)
25 Mar 2015

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Landscapes under the microscope: Reconstructing Iron Age and Early Medieval Ireland farming from Cloonoolish Bog, Co. Galway

Gill Plunkett (Invited speaker)
22 Oct 2015

Activity: Talk or presentation typesPublic lecture/debate/seminar

Drumclay archaeobotanical sample management

Gill Plunkett (Advisor)
Dec 2015Jan 2016

Activity: Consultancy typesWork on advisory panel to industry or government or non-government organisation

Discovery Programme (External organisation)

Gill Plunkett (Member)
20142017

Activity: Membership typesMembership of national or international committees and working groups

Royal Irish Academy (External organisation)

Gill Plunkett (Member)
20142017

Activity: Membership typesMembership of national or international committees and working groups

Britta Jensen

Gill Plunkett (Host)
20132015

Activity: Hosting a visitor typesHosting an academic visitor

Can we detect the impact of environmental catastrophes on past human populations in Ireland?

Gill Plunkett (Invited speaker)
20 Mar 2013

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Bronze Age Forum

Dirk Brandherm (Organiser), Gill Plunkett (Organiser)
09 Nov 201310 Nov 2013

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

CANQUA Biennial Meeting

Gill Plunkett (Session chair)
Aug 2013

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Joining dots in time and space: an overview of tephrochronology in Ireland

Gill Plunkett (Invited speaker)
29 Nov 2013

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

Sean Pyne-O'Donnell

Gill Plunkett (Host)
Jun 2013Aug 2013

Activity: Hosting a visitor typesHosting an academic visitor

From Forest to Farmland - 6,000 years of human impact on the Irish landscape

Gill Plunkett (Invited speaker)
19 Sep 2012

Activity: Talk or presentation typesPublic lecture/debate/seminar

Institute of Irish Archaeologists Autumn Conference

Gill Plunkett (Invited speaker)
Dec 2012

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

Navan Research Group (External organisation)

Gill Plunkett (Member)
2012 → …

Activity: Membership typesMembership of national or international committees and working groups

Quaternary Science Reviews (Journal)

Gill Plunkett (Peer reviewer)
2012 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society (Journal)

Gill Plunkett (Peer reviewer)
2012

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

Science (Journal)

Gill Plunkett (Peer reviewer)
2012

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

Bogged down with data? Peatland-based investigations of cultural responses to climate change in the last two millennia

Gill Plunkett (Invited speaker)
2012

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

Under the Weather? A Critique of Environmental Deterministic Theories of Peatland Activity in Ireland.

Gill Plunkett (Invited speaker)
Dec 2011

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

Whither environmental determinism? Critiquing the influence of climate on Later Prehistoric and Early Medieval cultural developments in Ireland.

Gill Plunkett (Invited speaker)
2011

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

Quaternary International (Journal)

Gill Plunkett (Peer reviewer)
2011 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

Building bridges or breaking new ground? A critical examination of peatland activity and past climate change in Ireland

Gill Plunkett (Invited speaker)
2011

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

Lovely Weather and Climate Change Art Exhibition

Gill Plunkett (Advisor)
2010

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in Festival/Exhibition

Tephrochronology: principles and applications in palaeoecological and archaeological research

Gill Plunkett (Invited speaker)
06 Aug 2010

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference

Journal of Irish Archaeology (Journal)

Gill Plunkett (Peer reviewer)
20102013

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

Peatland Archives of Holocene Climate Variability Workshop

Gill Plunkett (Participant)
17 May 200921 May 2009

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Palaeoenvironment Working Group

Gill Plunkett (Member)
2009

Activity: Consultancy typesContribution to the work of national or international committees and working groups

Wetland Archaeology in Ireland and Beyond

Gill Plunkett (Member of the organising committee)
20092010

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Archaeology Days

Gill Plunkett (Organiser)
Jun 2009

Activity: Talk or presentation typesPublic lecture/debate/seminar