Daniel M. Master, Co-Director
Ph.D., Harvard University
Co-Director, Leon Levy Expedition to Ashkelon
Professor of Archaeology, Wheaton College

Mario Martin, Co-Director
Ph.D., University of Vienna
Co-Director and Researcher, The Megiddo Expedition

Adam J. Aja, Chief Stratigrapher
Ph.D., Harvard University
Assistant Director, Leon Levy Expedition to Ashkelon
Assistant Curator, Harvard Semitic Museum

   Amir Moran, Planning Consultant

Research Coordinators

Joshua T. Walton, Head of Early Bronze Age Research
Ph.D., Harvard University
Publications Associate, Leon Levy Expedition to Ashkelon

   Mario Martin and Daniel Master, Heads of Middle Bronze Age Research

   Mario Martin, Head of Late Bronze Age Research

   Daniel Master and Joshua T. Walton, Heads of Iron Age Research

Kathleen J. Birney, Head of Persian/Hellenistic Period Research
Ph.D., Harvard University
Associate Professor of Classics, Wesleyan University


Tracy Hoffman, Head of Islamic Period Research, Public Outreach Coordinator
Ph.D., University of Chicago
Head of Islamic Publications, Leon Levy Expedition to Ashkelon



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David Vanderhooft, First Millennium BCE Semitic Epigraphy
Ph.D., Harvard University
Associate Professor, Boston College

   George Pierce, Geographic Information Systems Architect
   Ph.D. University of California, Los Angeles
   Assistant Professor, Brigham Young University 

   Elise Laugier, Geographic Information Systems
   Ph.D. Candidate, Dartmouth College

Sandra Schloen and Miller Prosser,
Database Management, OCHRE
University of Chicago


Eileen Ernenwein, Geophysical Survey
Ph.D,. University of Arkansas
Assistant Professor, East Tennessee State University

John M. Marston, Archaeobotany and Plant Ecology
Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles
Associate Professor of Archaeology and Anthropology, Boston University

   Elisabetta Boaretto, Radiocarbon and Microarchaeology
   Ph.D., Hebrew University
   Weizmann Institute of Science

Deirdre Fulton, Zooarchaeology
Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University
Associate Professor, Baylor University

   Stephen Moshier, Geology
   Ph.D., Louisiana State University
   Professor of Geology, Wheaton College