Dr. Nick Hodgson is Principal Keeper of Archaeology for Tyne & Wear Museums Archaeology. He has been with TWM for nineteen years and since 1996 has managed large-scale excavations and post-excavation projects at Segedunum (Wallsend) and Arbeia Roman Fort, South Shields, which have which included archaeology, reconstruction, and museum redevelopment to a value of £1,000,000 in each case. He is responsible for the staffing, financial management and strategic direction of developer funded projects carried out by the department. He has published a monograph on the excavations at Wallsend and 35 other archaeological reports or papers.
He has led Earthwatch teams for 19 years.