Prof. Pearce Paul Creasmanjvista
Pearce Paul Creasman, Ph.D.
, is Associate Professor of Dendrochronology and Egyptian Archaeology and director of the Egyptian Expedition at the University of Arizona. A Fellow of the Explorers Club, he is author or co-author of more than fifty scholarly articles and six edited volumes, including Pharaoh’s Land and Beyond: Ancient Egypt and Its Neighbors (2017) and Archaeological Research in the Valley of the Kings and Ancient Thebes (2013). He received a masters and doctorate from the Nautical Archaeology Program at Texas A&M University. Professor Creasman leads active fieldwork in Egypt and in Sudan. 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 in Egypt.