AIA Tour Leaders

James Delgado

Archaeological Institute of America lecturer and host James Delgado, Ph.D. is among the world’s leading experts in maritime archaeology and cultural heritage. Dr. Delgado joined SEARCH in 2017 and serves […]


Owen Doonan

Owen Doonan has directed the Sinop Regional Archaeological Project in Turkey since 1996. He received his B.A. (1986) and M.A. (1989) degrees in Classics and Classical Archaeology at Tufts University, […]


Okasha El Daly

Okasha El Daly (Ph.D., University College London) is an Egyptian historian specializing in the history, art, religion, and languages of Egypt. His research interests cover the history and culture heritage […]


Steven Ellis

Archaeological Institute of America lecturer and host Steven Ellis (Ph.D., University of Sydney) is a Roman archaeologist who is actively involved in the archaeological research and publication of urban and […]


Annapurna Garimella

Annapurna Garimella is an art historian and a designer. Her research focuses on late medieval Indic architecture and the history and practices of vernacular visual and built cultures in India […]


Ted Goebel

Archaeological Institute of America lecturer and host Ted Goebel (Ph.D.,University of Alaska Fairbanks) is Professor of Anthropology and Associate Director of the Center for the Study of the First Americans […]


John R. Hale

John R. Hale, a native of Indiana, earned his B.A. at Yale in 1973 and his Ph.D. at Cambridge in 1979, both degrees in Archaeology. His archaeological fieldwork and research […]


William Harcourt-Smith

Will Harcourt-Smith is a paleoanthropologist based at the American Museum of Natural History and the City University of New York. He was born in Great Britain and raised across Europe. […]


Stephen Harvey

Since 1993, Stephen Harvey (Ph.D., U. of PA) has been Director of the Ahmose and Tetisheri Project, which centers on excavation of the monumental complex of King Ahmose at Abydos, […]


James Higginbotham

 James Higginbotham, Associate Professor of Classical Archaeology at Bowdoin College, holds a Ph.D. in Classical Art and Archaeology from the University of Michigan. His scholarly interests focus on ancient Greek […]


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