Diana Murray
Biography

Diana Murray MA (Cantab), FRSE, FRSGS, FSA, FSA Scot, MCIfA, MIoD was the Chief Executive of the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS) for 11 years and recently was also joint CEO of Historic Scotland (HS) until the functions of both organisations combined in October 2015 to form Historic Environment Scotland (HES). She studied archaeology at Cambridge University and having joined RCAHMS in 1976, has devoted her career to Scottish cultural heritage. She was responsible for leading the application of database, GIS and online technologies to develop the innovative methodologies and online services delivered today by HES and its collaborative partners.

Articles

New Technologies and Historic Environment Data

Former CEO of the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS) Diana Murray reviews the impact of new technology on archaeology since she joined the heritage sector 35 years ago. Nearly 20 years ago I organised a seminar that looked at new techniques and new knowled... (read more)