West Pickle Research Building

The Institute of Classical Archaeology

The Institute of Classical Archaeology (ICA) was established as a research unit in the College of Liberal Arts at The University of Texas at Austin in 1974. The ICA carries out multi-disciplinary archaeological research, conservation, and cultural resource management projects in the territory of ancient Greek colonies in southern Italy (Metaponto and Croton) and on the Black Sea coast of Ukraine (Chersonesos).