Eila Macqueen

Eila Macqueen is the Director of Archaeology Scotland.

With 30 years experience in the cultural heritage sector, Eila brings knowledge gained in a variety of different settings including local government NDPB and the voluntary sector.

Joining Archaeology Scotland in 2004 from a post with the Northern Ireland Museums Council, Eila has led the re-structuring and re-focussing of Archaeology Scotland with the Trustees and staff.

As a member of the Historic Environment Advisory Council for Scotland (before its dissolution) Eila was on the committee that recognised the need for an intermediary body for the historic environment. Archaeology Scotland has a key role to play in strengthening the voice for Scotland’s Historic Environment through membership of BEFS.