Dan Hicks, FSA (born 1972) is a British archaeologist and anthropologist. He is Professor of Contemporary Archaeology at the University of Oxford, Curator at the Pitt Rivers Museum, and a Fellow of St Cross College, Oxford. His research is focused on contemporary archaeology, material culture studies, historical archaeology, and the history of archaeology, anthropology, and museum collections. 

Books in order of publication: 

The Cambridge Companion to Historical Archaeology. Cambridge University Press – 2006 

The Garden of the World: An Historical Archaeology of Sugar Landscapes in the Eastern Caribbean – 2007 

The Oxford Handbook of Material Culture Studies. Oxford University Press – 2010 

World Archaeology at the Pitt Rivers Museum: a characterization – 2013 

 Lande: the Calais “Jungle and Beyond” – 2019 
Archaeology and Photography: time, objectivity and archive. – 2019 

The Brutish Museums:  The Benin Bronzes, Colonial Violence and Cultural Restitution – 2020