Research interests

Education

  • BA in archaeology 2001, Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana
  • MA in archaeology 2005, Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana
  • PhD in archaeology 2007, Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana

Periods of stay abroad

  • 2004, 2005: Department of Archaeology, Masarik University at Brno, Czech Republic;
  • 2005: Archeologický ústav SAV, Nitra, Slovaška, study visit;
  • 2005: Lehrstuhl für Archäologie des Mittelalters und der Neuzeit, Die Otto-Friedrich-Universität Bamberg, study visit;
  • 2006: Institut for Archaeology, Slovak Academy of Sciences and Arts (AV SAV), Nitra, Slovakia;
  • 2006: Department for Archaeology for Medieval and Post-Medieval studies at the Otto-Friedrich University, Bamberg, Germany (Lehrstuhls für Archäologie des Mittelalters und der Neuzeit na Otto-Friedrich-Universität;
  • 2008: Geisteswissenschaftliches Zentrum Geschichte und Kultur Ostmitteleuropas, University of Leipzig, Grmany;
  • 2009: Researchers Exchange Program na Visual and Spatial Technology Centre at the University of Birmingham, UK;
  • 2010, 2011: Post-doctoral education at the MSHE C.N. Ledoux, Université de Franche-Comté, Besançon, France.
  • 2014: CENDARI TNA Research Fellow for digital humanities at Trinity College Dublin.

Research interests

  • Early and High Medieval (7th-12th c.) archaeology
  • GIS and LiDAR (ALS) derived data
  • Advanced methods of archaeological documentation and dissemination (data bases, 3D "structure from motion", digital publications)

Teaching

  • 2017→ Assistant Professor, Course principal of the Archaeology of the Early Medieval period, Postgraduate School of ZRC SAZU
  • 2017→ Assistant Professor, Course principal of the Spatial archaeology – archaeology in landscape. Methods and practice of studying Medieval landscapes in archaeology, Postgraduate School of ZRC SAZU
  • 2019-2020 – Assistant Professor, Course holder of the Spatial archaeology - archaeology in landscape. Methods and practice of studying Medieval landscapes in archaeology (20S 561.422), University of Graz, Graz, Austria
  • 2017–2019 Assistant Professor: Medieval and Post-Medieval Archaeology, University of Ljubljana/ Faculty of Arts, Department of Archaeology/ Slovenia
  • 2016 − Guest lecturer: LiDAR data in archaeology, Institute of Archeology, University of Graz, Graz, Austria
  • 2015 Guest lecturer: LiDAR data in archaeology, University of Arkansas, USA
  • 2014 CENDARI TNA Research Fellow for Digital humanities, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland

Recognitions and awards

  • 2008: Researchers Exchange Program Exchange Award (British Council)
  • 2005: Scholarship for the most successful young researcher at the ZRC SAZU

Editorial board

member of the Editorial Committee of the Arheološki vestnik

Selected publications

Monographs

Articles

ŠTULAR Benjamin, LOZIĆ Edisa, Comparison of Filters for Archaeology-Specific Ground Extraction from Airborne LiDAR Point Clouds. − Remote sensing. MDPI.

ACHINO Katia Francesca, ŠTULAR Benjamin, RIHTER Jernej, RIHTER Janja, Assessing the intentionality of spatial organization. Cemetery of Župna Cerkev (Kranj, Slovenia) case study (Preučevanje namernosti prostorske ureditve. Primer grobišča Župna cerkev v Kranju). − Arheološki vestnik 70, 2019, 297–313.

PORENTA Sašo, ŠTULAR Benjamin, TOŠKAN Borut, MILEUSNIĆ Zrinka, DIRJEC Janez. Poznosrednjeveško in zgodnjenovoveško najdišče Župnijski dom v Šentvidu pri Stični. Analiza lončenine in živalskih ostankov / The Late Medieval and Early Post-Medieval site of Župnijski dom in Šentvid pri Stični. Analysis of the pottery and animal remains. − Arheološki vestnik 66, 2015, 333–397.

ŠTULAR, Benjamin, OŠTIR, Krištof, NUNINGERA, Laure and KOKALJ, Žiga. Visualization of lidar-derived relief models for detection of archaeological features, Journal of Archaeological Science 2012 (Available online 7 June 2012).

ŠTULAR, Benjamin. The use of lidar-derived relief models in archaeological topography : the Kobarid region (Slovenia) case study. Arheološki vestnik 62, 2011, 62, 393-432.

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Web article

Benjamin Štular and Shane Keller
Historic Landscape Characterisation: Kobarid, Staro Selo, Drežnica, Ladra.
Ljubljana, Birmingham 2009.

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Benjamin Štular on Academia.edu

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Selected projects

PROGRAMME: Archaeological research (2015−2020) (research programme • 1 January 201531 December 2021)

Settlement of the south-eastern Alpine region in the Early Middle Ages (1 November 201831 October 2021)

ARIADNEplus (1 January 201931 December 2022)

Methodological Maturity of Airborne LiDAR in Archaeology - Pilot Project (MALiAp) (1 October 201930 September 2022)

SEADDA - Saving European Archaeology from the Digital Dark Age (4 March 20193 March 2023)

ARKWORK - Archaeological practices and knowledge work in the digital environment (26 February 20165 October 2020)

At the contact between the Alps and Mediterranean – continuity and turning points (1 July 201930 June 2022)

Artefacts and landscapes. Structured Iron Age communities in the Notranjska region (1 May 201730 April 2020)

The Župna Cerkev Cemetery in Kranj (1 July 201131 December 2015)

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