Ailbhe Ni Thoirealaigh is an MA Graduate from the University of Amsterdam.
She gained her Bachelor Degree in Ancient History and Classical Archaeology from the University of Edinburgh. Following some international museum internships and excavation experience throughout the Mediterranean, she developed an interest in ceramic studies, and in particular the Bronze Age.
She joined the Troy excavations during the first of the renewed campaigns in 2016. After a year as trench supervisor, her focus has since been on the finds processing and documentation of the campaign.