AIA Lecturer: Pearce Paul Creasman
Pearce Paul Creasman is an archaeologist and associate professor at the University of Arizona. He is author or co-author of more than 100 scholarly articles and six edited volumes, including Pharaoh’s Land and Beyond: Ancient Egypt and Its Neighbors (Oxford University Press 2017). He received his MA and PhD from the Nautical Archaeology Program at Texas A&M University. Professor Creasman is the director of excavations at the pyramids and royal necropolis of Nuri, Sudan: cemetery for more than 60 pharaohs and Nubian kings and queens, and part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Napata. His research primarily focuses on understanding ancient human and environmental interactions, especially as it relates to the use and acquisition of natural resources, and to maritime life along the Nile River and Red Sea.