Brian Buchanan

Brian G. Buchanan received a double BA in both Anthropology and History from Millersville University (in Pennsylvania); his MA in Public Anthropology from the American University; a Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in GIS (Geographic Information Systems) a computer system designed to capture, store, manipulate, analyze, manage, and present all types of geographical data; and received his PhD in Archaeology at the University of Durham along the Scottish Borders. A specialist on Medieval Archaeology, he is Chairperson for Durham Medieval Archaeologists. Dr. Buchanan has worked on archaeological projects both in the USA and the UK, and since entering Durham University, has been lecturer in a variety of courses, primarily in GIS and Early Medieval archaeology. His enthusiasm about archaeology and history is contagious and his knowledge of the area makes him an exceptional leader.

Tours Led by Brian Buchanan

  • Scotland Tour: Scottish Highlands & Lowlands Scotland-Tour-Edinburg-Maeshowe-Stenness-Stones-Culloden-Skara-Brae-Linthithgow-Palace-2July 28 - August 14, 2018 | Brian Buchanan Scotland contains some of the last great open space of Europe, famed for its moody highland mountains, mist shrouded glens, dazzling lochs, wild coastlines, and lush, verdant forests. It is a nation of astounding contrasts and hosts a wealth of archaeological and historical sites.