AIA Lecturer/Host: Michael Hoff

Professor of Art History at the University of Nebraska

Dr. Michael Hoff, Hixson-Lied Distinguished Professor of Art History at the University of Nebraska and a member of the AIA's Board of Trustees, is a classical archaeologist who specializes in the Roman period in Greece and Asia Minor. He has wide excavation experience in Greece and Turkey, including Athens, Corinth, Nemea, Crete, and for nearly 20 years he has been engaged in archaeological research in the region of Rough Cilicia in southern Turkey. Since 2005 Professor Hoff has directed the Antiochia ad Cragum excavations in Rough Cilicia. In addition to many publications, Professor Hoff has participated for over 20 years in the AIA’s national lecture program and has directed many university-sponsored study tours to Greece. Professor Hoff is a veteran in hosting AIA travelers on voyages to Greece and Turkey, and looks forward to these, his first AIA land tours.