James R. Wiseman

wiseman675 Commonwealth Avenue, Suite 347
Boston, MA 02215
Telephone: (617) 358-1670
Fax: (617) 353-6800
E-mail: jimw@bu.edu

Professor Emeritus of Art History and Classical Studies, Founder’s Professor Emeritus of Archaeology
PhD, University of Chicago, 1966

Dr. Wiseman’s primary research interests over the past fifteen years have been in the archaeology of the Roman Provinces, especially involving the relations between Romans and indigenous peoples, and especially in the East; trade and the economy during the Roman Empire; the archaeology of Greek and Roman Religion; town and countryside in classical antiquity; late antiquity in the eastern Mediterranean; and the application of scientific methods and techniques in archaeology.