Prof Nikola Theodossiev is senior assistant professor in the Department of Archaeology, Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski. Professor Theodossiev has directed excavations at various Thracian sites since 1990. He participated in the foundation of the American Research Center in Sofia and served as its Associate Director, is on the Editorial Board of Ancient West & East and is Bulgarian Editor of Fasti Online.
Professor Theodossiev has published numerous articles and books including “Celtic Bulgaria. A Select Bibliography” (St. Petersburg 2010). Among Professor Theodossiev’s numerous fellowships and awards are Getty and Mellon fellowships at the American School of Classical Studies in Athens, American Academy in Rome, Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities at the University of Edinburgh and the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities and Social Sciences. Professor Theodossiev’s broad knowledge and enthusiasm make him a wonderful lecturer for this exciting tour.