Archaeologists and Specialists – 2018 Season

Ancient Egypt Research Associates is proud and fortunate to count the following professionals as members of our team. Click on a year below to view a different season’s team members.

2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007/2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000

PRESIDENT
Dr. Mark Lehner

SENIOR STAFF
Dr. Richard Redding, Chief Research Officer, Archaeozoologist
Dr. Mohsen Kamel, Field Director, Executive Director of AERA-Egypt
Megan Flowers, Business Manager
Safinaz Ouri, Grants & Financial Manager

PUBLICATIONS
Dr. Mark Lehner, Executive Editor
Alexandra Witsell, Managing Editor
Dr. Wilma Wetterstrom, Art and Science Editor

BOSTON OFFICE
Sarah LaPidus, Archives Volunteer
Francis Dilks, Development Coordinator

GIS
Rebekah Miracle, GIS Director

GIZA SUPPORT STAFF
Mohamed Said, Giza IT Manager
Mohamed Farouk, Accountant
Manami Yahata, Archivist
Sayed Salah Abd el-Hakim, House Manager
Amir Abdel Hamid, Cairo Project Manager

ARCHAEOLOGICAL SCIENCE TEAM
Dr. Claire Malleson, Director of Archaeological Science, Lab Manager, Archaeobotanist
Dr. Richard Redding, Archaeozoologist
Alexandra Witsell, Head of Clay Sealings Team
David Jerabek, Clay Sealings Specialist
Manami Yahata, Roofing Materials Specialist, Archivist
Emmy Malek, Objects Specialist
Sarah Hitchens, Weaving Tool Specialist, Assistant Lab Manager
Mahmoud el-Shafey,* Ceramicist
Aisha Mohamed Montaser Ahmed,* Ceramicist
Samar Mahmoud,* Lithics Specialist
Reham Mahmoud,* Assistant Lab Manager
Essam Ahmed,+ Archaeobotany Trainee
Mohammed Hassan, Lab Support Staff
Abdel Latif, Lab Support Staff
Ahmed Ezz, MoA Inspector
Rasha Safaan, MoA Inspector
Nareman Sayed El-Badawy,* MoA Inspector

EXCAVATION
Dr. Mohsen Kamel, Field Director
Dan Jones, Senior Archaeologist
Dr. Aude Gräzer Ohara, Senior Archaeologist
Virag Pabeschitz, Archaeologist
Sayed Salah Abd el-Hakim, Foreman
Sayed Abdou Ahmed, MoA Inspector
Islam Hussein el-Sayed, MoA Inspector
Mohammed Rifaat, MoA Inspector
Nerveen Sayed Mahmoud Mersa, MoA Inspector

ADVANCED FIELD SCHOOL
Dr. Richard Redding, Director
Dan Jones, Field School Senior Supervisor
Hanan Mahmoud,* Field School Supervisor
Rabee Eissa,* Field School Supervisor
Ashraf Abd el-Aziz,* Field School Supervisor
Amr Zakaria Mohamed,* Field School Supervisor
Mohamed Abd el-Baset,* Field School Supervisor

GLEN DASH FOUNDATION SURVEY 2018
Glen Dash
Joel Paulson, Surveyor
Rebecca Dash Sperber, Assistant Surveyor
Eric Sperber, Assistant Surveyor
Sayed Salah Abd el-Hakim
Ashraf Abd el-Aziz, MoA Inspector
Amr Zakaria Mohamed, MoA Inspector

*Inspector with the Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities
+Inspector with the MSA Scientific Office/NMEC Archaeobotanical Unit