Patricia Long Hourihan, MA, MIAI, MIfA
Patricia Long has over 17 years’ experience in the archaeological services sector and has been with Rubicon Heritage Services since 2003. She is currently responsible for archaeological operations within the company, overseeing all aspects of Rubicon’s archaeological services from fieldwork through to post excavation, with a focus on quality assurance.
She acts as project manager and/or project director (with financial and contractual oversight) on the largest and most complex projects. Having directed excavations on a large number of sites across Ireland, Patricia has acted as Senior Archaeologist on a number of multi-million-euro infrastructural developments in Ireland and the UK, working closely with clients such as Transport Infrastructure Ireland, Roads Service Northern Ireland and Fusion/HS2. In addition to her managerial experience Patricia has reported on a wide range of important sites and has published and lectured widely on the results of these excavations.