AIA Lecturer: Thomas Tartaron
University of Pennsylvania
Thomas Tartaron is Assistant Professor with the Department of Classical Studies at the University of Pennsylvania, where he is also a Consulting Scholar for the Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. He holds his degrees from Miami University (B.A.) and Boston University (Ph.D.), and his research interests are Greek Bronze Age and Classical archaeology, landscape archaeology, geoarchaeology, and coastal archaeology. He has excavated extensively in Greece, and is the Co-Director of the Saronic Harbors Archaeological Research Project. His recent publications include Bronze Age Landscape and Society in Southern Epirus, Greece (BAR International Series 1290, 2004), and the forthcoming Mycenaean Coastal Worlds (Cambridge University Press, 2011).