MA Cultural Material Conservation, BA (Hons) Archaeology and Ancient History
Kristine is an Objects Conservator, specialising in the conservation of archaeological artefacts. She applies a practical approach to her understanding of a broad range of cultural materials and their deterioration processes, including ceramics, metals, glass, wood, leather and composite objects. She maintains up-to-date knowledge about the statutory requirements for archaeological conservation in Victoria.
Kristine has a special interest in historical and ancient archaeology, and the conservation of archaeological materials. In her current role, she provides conservation advice and treatment, project management, first aid for archaeological finds, and assists with the onsite conservation and processing of artefacts during archaeological excavations.
Kristine is a current member of both the Australian Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Material (AICCM) and Australasian Society of Historical Archaeology (ASHA).