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Harris Grant: Previous Recipients


  1. Oded Borowski, Emory University
  2. Lorenzo d’Alfonzo, New York University
  3. Andrea Trameri, New York University


  1. Oded Borowski, Emory University, "Lahav Research Project: Phase IV"
  2. Stephanie Brown, University of California, Berkeley, " Documenting the Town Plan of a Levantine Capital City: A Geophysical Survey of Iron Age Busayra"
  3. Annlee Dolan, Wilfrid Laurier University, " Khirbat al-Mukhayyat Archaeological Project"
  4. Mark Green, Johnson University, "Luminescence Dating of Samples taken at Khirbat al-Mudaybi, in Central Jordan"
  5. Brandon Olson, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, "The Pyla-Koutsopetria Archaeological Project"
  6. Steve Renette, University of Pennsylvania/University of Coimbra, "Kani Shaie Archaeological Project"
  7. Bethany Walker, University of Bonn, "Laser Mapping and Water Simulations of Subterranean Systems at Tall Hisban"


  1. Russell Adams, University of Waterloo, Canada, "Barqa Landscape Project"
  2. Darren Ashby, Boston University, "Qalaat Mudjesir Excavations"
  3. Leigh-Ann Bedal, Pennsylvania State University, The Behrend College, "Petra Garden and Pool Complex"
  4. Erin Darby and Robert Darby, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, "'Ayn Gharandal Archaeological Project"
  5. Jennie Ebeling, University of Evansville, and Norma Franklin, University of Haifa, "Jezreel Expedition"
  6. Alan Farahani, University of California, Berkeley, "Agricultural Intensification in Late Antique Dhiban, Jordan"
  7. Michael Given, University of Glasgow, Scotland, "Excavations at Kourion's Amathous Gate Cemetery - Kourion, Cyprus"
  8. Natalia Handziuk, University of Toronto, "Tell Madaba Archaeological Project"
  9. Morag Kersel, DePaul University, "Landscapes of the Dead: Pedestrian Site Survey at Fifa, an Early Bronze Age Cemetery on the Dead Sea Plain, Jordan"
  10. Robert Mullins, Azusa Pacific University, "The Archaeology of Borderlands: Arameans, Israelites, and Phoenicians at Abel Beth Maacah"
  11. Barbara Reeves, Queen’s University, "Humayma CBM Typology"
  12. Yorke Rowan and Austin Hill, The Oriental Institute, University of Chicago, "Experimental Aerial Survey Applications to Excavations at Marj Rabba"
  13. John Rucker, University of Missouri, Kansas City, "Wadi 'Araba Earthquake Project Qasr at Tilah Excavation"
  14. Andrew Smith, The George Washington University, "Bir Madhkur Project"


No Harris Grants were awarded from 2009-2012.


  1. William R. Caraher: "Pyla-Koutsopetria Archaeological Project"
  2. Nancy Lapp: "Publication of the Early Persian and Hellenistic Pottery"
  3. Jonathan Ferguson: "Salvage Excavations at Khirbat az-Zona"
  4. Garth Gilmour: "Lahav Research Project"



  1. Steven Falconer: "Bronze Age Rural Ecology and Landscape Formation in Cyprus"
  2. Andrew Smith: "Bir Madhkur, Jordan"
  3. Eric Cline: "Aegean Interactions with the Levant"
  4. Leigh-Ann Bedal: "Petra Garden and Pool Complex"
  5. Elizabeth S. Greene: "Iron Age Shipwreck at Kekova Asasi"
  6. Michael Given: "Kourion's Amathus Gate Cemetery"