David Kennedy

Emeritus Professor David Kennedy

  • Post Nominals: FAHA
  • Fellow Type: Fellow
  • Elected to the Academy: 1995
  • Section(s): Classical Studies, Archaeology


David Kennedy is Professor of Classics and Ancient History at the University of Western Australia. An archaeologist specialising in the Roman Near East, David has a particular interest in aerial archaeology, ancient landscape studies and the Roman military. He worked with the Aerial Photographic Archive for Archaeology in the Middle East, a project designed to investigate, document and photograph archaeological sites from over the greater Arabian area using remote sensing.

Acknowledgement of Country

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