Staff Profile - Akshitha A. S.



Akshitha A. S.


Research Associate - Pattanam Archaeological Research (On Contract)

Contact Info:

Ph: 7012967944


Working in KCHR Since

May 2021

Education Summary

• Pursuing Certificate course in Tribal Studies, IGNOU

• PG (MA AIHC &Archaeology) Deccan College PGRI, Pune Deccan University(Deemed), 2019 
•  B A History Sri Vyasa NSS College,Wadakkanchery Calicut University, 2017 

Professional Experience

• Working as Research Associate in KCHR since May 2021.

• Archaeologist in Vadnagar Excavation, Gujarat , 07 February 2021 to 17 March 2021 

• Research Scholar in Keeladi Excavation, Sivagangai dt, TN 04 March 2020 to 03 October 2020 

•Trainee in Nagardhan Excavation, Nagpur, Maharashtra, January - February 2018

Academic Activities

• Trainee in architectural and Epigraphical Exploration, Deccan College Pune (2017-2019) 

  • Karle, Bhaja, Bedsa caves in Maharashtra
  • Junnar caves in Maharashtra
  • Naneghat cave in Maharashtra  

•  Trainee in Iconography Exploration, Deccan College Pune (2017 - 2019) 

  • Kopeshwar temple, Khidrapur, Maharashtra
  • Pattadakal temple complex, Karnataka
  • Aihole, Badami temple complex, Karnataka
  • Ellora caves, Maharashtra 

● Participated in four days seminar of “South Indian Art History Congress”, Organized by the Department of Archeology, University of Kerala, Trivandrum.

Research Interests

Iconography| Architecture| Epigraphy| Ethnoarchaeology