Team

Group photo in Castellammare di Stabia, 2019, in front of Mt. Vesuvius
Group photo in Castellammare di Stabia, 2019, in front of Mt. Vesuvius

Directors and Administration

Project Directors (Scientific Committee): Dr. Caitlín Barrett (Cornell University), Dr. Kathryn Gleason (Cornell University), Dr. Annalisa Marzano (University of Reading)

Consulting Archaeological Director: Dr. Girolamo Ferdinando De Simone (Università di Bologna & Accademia delle Belle Arte di Napoli)

Project Manager: Kaja Tally-Schumacher (Cornell University)

Survey, Mapping, and Spatial Studies

Geophysicist/GPR Director: Dr. Larry Brown (Cornell University), 2018-2019

Geomorphology Team: Sahar Farmand (Cornell University), 2018; Houston Harris (Cornell University), 2018; Jane Suhey (Cornell University), 2019; Divya Kumar-Dumas (University of Pennsylvania), 2019

LiDAR Supervisors: William Krueger (University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee), Taylor Layton (Layton Echo Group LLC), 2018-2019

LiDAR TeamHannah Maier (Texas A&M University), 2018-2019; Maleeha Taqi (University of Houston), 2018-2019; Tate Kahabka (Technical Infrastructure Advisor, University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee), 2019

Total Station and Architectural Survey: Dr. Thomas Noble Howe (RAS/Southwestern University), 2018-2019; Juliana Van Roggen (Cornell University), 2019

Lead Architect: Michele Palmer (Templeton Landscape Architecture & Planning), 2018-2019

Architecture and Drawing TeamLi Bai (Cornell University), 2018-2019; Michael Chang (Cornell University), 2019; Sahar Farmand (Cornell University), 2018; Houston Harris (Cornell University), 2018; Yuhan Ji (Cornell University), 2019

Geographic Information Systems (GIS): Juliana Van Roggen (Cornell University), 2018-2019

Material Culture and Finds Processing

Finds Supervisor and Head Registrar: Evan Allen (Cornell University), 2018; Diana Blumberg (University of Cumbria), 2019

Ceramicist: Dr. Vincenzo Castaldo (University of Edinburgh), 2018-2019

Lithic Decoration: Dr. Simon Barker (University of Oslo), 2019

Zooarchaeologist: Dr. Michael MacKinnon (University of Winnipeg), 2019

Lead Archaeobotanist: Dr. Jennifer Ramsay (The College at Brockport, State University of New York), 2018-2019

Flotation Supervisors: Jessica Feito (University of Reading), 2019; Meredith Hood (University of Oxford), 2019

Palynologist: Dr. Dafna Langgut (Tel Aviv University), 2018-2019

Micromorphologist: Laura Matilde Magno (Université Catholique de Louvain), 2019

Digital Technology and Data Recording

Digital Coordinator: Joseph Nigro (Pennsylvania State University), 2019

Database Managers: Nils Niemeier (Concordia Seminary), 2018-2019; Joseph Nigro (Pennsylvania State University), 2019; Kaja Tally-Schumacher, 2018-2019

Photographer: Kaja Tally-Schumacher, 2018; Danielle Vander Horst (Cornell University), 2019

Photogrammetry: Fawzi Doumaz (INGV di Cosenza, UNICAL, CNR ISMA), 2018

Excavation

Trench Supervisors: Evan Allen (Cornell University), 2018-2019; Olivia Angsten (Stanford University), 2019; Lee Graña (University of Reading), 2019; Rachael Lane (University of Sydney), 2019; Samuli Simelius (University of Helsinki), 2018-2019; Kaja Tally-Schumacher (Cornell University), 2018-2019

Volunteers: Marina Bainbridge (University of Reading), 2019; Aksel Breistrand (University of Bergen), 2019; Anna Brew (Grinnell College), 2018-2019; Robyn Cooper (University of Otago/South Canterbury Museum), 2019; Madeline Crawford (Cornell University), 2019; Sahar Farmand (Cornell University), 2018; Grace Gibson (University of Texas, Austin), 2019; Houston Harris (Cornell University), 2018; Joshua Johnson (Cornell University), 2019; Paul Oberheim (University of Massachusetts, Amherst), 2019; Kayla Peterson (University of Massachusetts, Amherst), 2019; Sam Ross (University of Texas, Austin), 2019; Elizabeth Wickersham (New York University), 2019; Isaac Younglund (Cornell University), 2019

Consulting Specialists: Yukiko Kawamoto (Osaka City University), 2019; Divya Kumar-Dumas (University of Pennsylvania), 2019; Naomi Miller (University of Pennsylvania), 2019

Conservation

Finds Conservator: Selene Zacchino, 2018-2019

 

2018 team dinner at Vesuvian Institute
End-of-season team dinner in 2018