Dr Duncan Keenan-Jones

Lecturer in Ancient History

School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
+61 7 336 56639



  • Master of Arts in Ancient History, Macquarie University
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Macquarie University


  • Atsawawaranunt, Kamolphat, Comas-Bru, Laia, Amirnezhad Mozhdehi, Sahar, Deininger, Michael, Harrison, Sandy P., Baker, Andy, Boyd, Meighan, Kaushal, Nikita, Ahmad, Syed Masood, Ait Brahim, Yassine, Arienzo, Monica, Bajo, Petra, Braun, Kirsten, Burstyn, Yuval, Chawchai, Sakonvan, Duhan, Wuhui, Hatvani, István Gábor, Hu, Jun, Kern, Zoltán, Labuhn, Inga, Lachniet, Matthew, Lechleiter, Franziska A., Lorrey, Andrew, Pérez-Mejías, Carlos, Pickering, Robyn, Scroxton, Nick, SISAL Working Group Members and Keenan-Jones, Duncan (2018) The SISAL database: a global resource to document oxygen and carbon isotope records from speleothems. Earth System Science Data, 10 1687-1713. doi:10.5194/essd-10-1687-2018

  • Keenan-Jones, Duncan (2018) Book Review of The Archaeology of Sanitation in Roman Italy: Toilets, Sewers, and Water Systems, by Ann Olga Koloski-Ostrow. American Journal of Archaeology, 122 1: . doi:10.3764/ajaonline1221.keenan-jones

  • Delile, Hugo, Keenan-Jones, Duncan, Blichert-Toft, Janne, Goiran, Jean-Philippe, Arnaud-Godet, Florent and Albarède, Francis (2017) Rome’s urban history inferred from Pb-contaminated waters trapped in its ancient harbor basins. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 114 38: 10059-10064. doi:10.1073/pnas.1706334114

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Book Chapter

  • Keenan-Jones, Duncan (2015). Water. In The Encyclopedia of Ancient History (pp. 1-2) Hoboken, NJ, United States: John Wiley & Sons. doi:10.1002/9781444338386.wbeah25071

  • Keenan-Jones, Duncan (2013). Large-Scale Water Management Projects in Roman Central-Southern Italy. In The Ancient Mediterranean Environment between Science and History (pp. 233-256) Leiden, Germany: Brill. doi:10.1163/9789004254053_011

Journal Article