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Grace McAlister



Telephone: 028 9097 3728   
Email: gmcalister02@qub.ac.uk


After graduating from Queen's University in 2009 with a BSc in Archaeology - Palaeoecology, Grace worked in the commercial sector, gaining excavation experience on a range of sites across Northern Ireland. Since joining CAF in January 2011, Grace has furthered her skills carrying out Development Control evaluations on behalf of NIEA and assisting on geophysical surveys. Most recently she has directed excavations and surveys at Moyraverty, Co. Armagh and Clonallon Church of Ireland, Warrenpoint, Co. Down.

Grace is interested in archaeological outreach and has been involved in a series of volunteer-led excavations with the Belfast Hills Partnership as well as the recent excavation at Bishop St, Derry-Londonderry. She is also a member of the Ulster Archaeological Society and is an active member of the Society's Field Survey Group.


Selected publications

McAlister, G. 2013 (in press) 'Field surveys undertaken by the Ulster Archaeological Society in 2009', Ulster Journal of Archaeology, 70.

McAlister, G. 2012. Investigations at Windsor Park (Phase 1) Belfast. CAF Monitoring Report No. 237

McHugh, R. and McAlister, G. 2013. Geophysical Survey of the North-West field, Tullyhoge Fort, Co. Tyrone, CAF Geophysical Report No. 27.