Center for Archaeological Research, Skopje, was founded in Skopje as non-governmental professional organization on the 26 August 1998 when the first meeting took place.
On the 8. of December 1998 CAR Skopje has been registered by the authorized court and obtained its legal status, thus getting the possibility to work officially.

Founders

Viktor Lilchikj Adams PhD, professor ancient archaeology,

Elizabeta Dimitrovska PhD, professor, a history of the art of the Middle Ages,

Marjan Jovanov PhD, professor ancient archaeology,

Antonio Jakimovski PhD, professor ancient archaeology,

Irena Theodora Vesovska PhD, professor mediaeval archaeology,

Boshko Angelovski PhD, professor ancient archaeology,

Biljana Jovanovska MA, classical philology, ancient archaeology,

Mishko Tutkovski MA, a history of the art of the Antiquity and Middle Ages

Vancho Miloshevski MA, ancient archaeology, numismatics