Digital Technologies in Heritage Conservation
- Head of the Chair for Digital Technologies in Heritage Conservation
- Member in the Centre for Heritage Conservation Studies and Technologies (KDWT)
- University College London Honorary Senior Research Associate
- Fellow of the UK Higher Education Academy (UK FHEA)
The chair "Digital Technologies in Heritage Conservation" in the department "Denkmalwissenschaften" ("Heritage Conservation") at the "Institut für Archäologische Wissenschaften, Denkmalwissenschaften und Kunstgeschichte" ("Institute for Archaeology, Heritage Conservation and Art History", IADK) at the Otto-Friedrich-University Bamberg represents the digital technologies in heritage conservation in research and teaching.
The newly introduced subject is linked to the task of integrating and adapting digital technologies in heritage conservation and its further development, as well as to raise the profile of this research topic.
Mona Hess leads the team , and leads the Master's programme Digital Technologies in Heritage Conservation, which has been running since the winter semester 2017/18 and is being conducted jointly with the Coburg University of Applied Sciences.